The unemployment rate in Penobscot County is 5.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Penobscot County jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Penobscot County's cost of living is 14.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Penobscot County, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Penobscot county remained moderately Republican, 52.6% to 44.2%. More Voting Stats
Penobscot County's population is 151,655 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 0.4%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 22.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Penobscot County is Real Estate: $197,900
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.3%.
Penobscot County public schools spend $13,932 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.8 students per teacher in Penobscot County. More Education