ME

National Population : 333,590,059
Maine State Population : 1,327,423

About Dresden, ME

Dresden, ME is located in Lincoln County in the state of Maine.

The total City Population for Dresden is about 1,716 with about 23 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,891.

The Average Home Value is $172,700.00, which is roughly 3% lower than the Average Home Value of $177,874.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 8% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $68,674.00, which is roughly 22% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $53,830.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 16% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Dresden is about 2.8%.

Maine is ranked #11 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 68.97 out of 100.

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Voting

Lincoln County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 19.15% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 53.17%
Republican: 42.99%
Libertarian: 1.76%
Other: 1.25%
Green: 0.83%


Nearby Locations

Richmond, ME (3.24 mi.)
Alna, ME (5.88 mi.)
Westport Is, ME (6.60 mi.)
Wiscasset, ME (6.60 mi.)
Woolwich, ME (8.38 mi.)
Bowdoinham, ME (8.92 mi.)
Newcastle, ME (9.39 mi.)
Edgecomb, ME (9.60 mi.)
Waldoboro, ME (9.82 mi.)
Whitefield, ME (10.45 mi.)
Randolph, ME (10.51 mi.)
West Gardiner, ME (10.70 mi.)
Gardiner, ME (10.70 mi.)
Pittston, ME (10.70 mi.)
Litchfield, ME (11.95 mi.)
West Bath, ME (12.26 mi.)
Arrowsic, ME (12.26 mi.)
Bath, ME (12.26 mi.)
Farmingdale, ME (12.27 mi.)
Damariscotta, ME (12.70 mi.)
Trevett, ME (12.73 mi.)
Nobleboro, ME (12.85 mi.)
Walpole, ME (13.10 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 04342
Latitude : 44.076598
Longitude : -69.740103
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 225 ft.
Area Code(s) : 207

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.39
Male Population Estimate : 50.00%
Female Population Estimate : 47.44%
Median Age : 45.0
Male Median Age : 45.0
Female Median Age : 45.0

White Population Estimate : 96.74%
Black Population Estimate : 0.23%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.28%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.35%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.41%
Other Population Estimate : 0.41%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Dresden specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Lincoln County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Lincoln County: About 154 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Lincoln County is about 46% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.