The unemployment rate in Penobscot County is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). 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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Penobscot county flipped Republican in 2016, after voting Democratic in 2012, 2008, and 2004, and Republican in 2000. More Voting Stats
Penobscot County's population is 152,284 people. Since 2010, 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 $148,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.3%. Check out the homes in the area
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