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The state of Maine is a beautiful, tranquil place located in the northeastern US. With its population of 1,357,046 and a population density of 43.78 people per square mile, it stands out amongst other states with a much larger population density. Residents are proud to live in such an exciting and diverse state which offers many local businesses, year-round outdoor activities, demographic organizations and local sporting events. Notable places for shopping include L.L Bean in Freeport and outlets in Kittery. For outdoor adventures, Baxter State Park has plenty of hiking trails and camping spots while Acadia National Park offers some spectacular views and biking paths. There are also various demographic organization that host events such as the League of Women Voters of Maine and The Maine Center for Economic Policy that help foster growth within the community. Lastly, there are always local sporting events like Lobster Bowl football game or the TD Bank Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race to participate in each year!

The population in Maine is 1,357,046. There are 44 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Maine is 44.7, the US median age is 38.4. The number of people per household in Maine is 2.3, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in Maine
- 51.2% are married
- 14.0% are divorced
- 27.1% are married with children
- 14.9% have children, but are single
Race in Maine

- 93.6% are White
- 1.2% are Black
- 1.1% are Asian
- 0.6% are Native American
- 0.1% claim Other
- 1.5% claim Hispanic ethnicity
- 1.9% Two or more races
- 0.0% Hawaiian, Pacific Islander

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Over 4 years ago

I've been in Maine of and on my whole life. Maine folks for the most part are not very complicated. The drug epidemic has gotten better I think. If you enjoy shopping I  More

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Over 9 years ago

We are on this site to exit Maine in the winter. It is a beautiful and expensive (taxes) state. We plan to stay here most of the year, as 3 of the seasons are beautiful.  More

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Over 10 years ago

Unless you want to live around Portland Maine or maybe BIW, not much work in Maine, except min wage...Weather from Sept thru May, you freeze your butt off, put kids in  More

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