ME

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

About Jay, ME

Jay, ME is located in Franklin County in the state of Maine.

The total City Population for Jay is about 4,659 with about 37 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 4,851.

The Average Home Value is $130,100.00, which is roughly 27% lower than the Average Home Value of $177,874.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 31% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $58,823.00, which is roughly 8% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $53,830.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 2% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Jay is about 4%.

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

Franklin County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 7.82% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 49.74%
Democratic: 45.85%
Libertarian: 2.01%
Other: 1.36%
Green: 1.04%


Nearby Locations

Livermore, ME (4.50 mi.)
Kents Hill, ME (6.71 mi.)
Fayette, ME (6.71 mi.)
Canton, ME (7.87 mi.)
Wilton, ME (8.10 mi.)
Perkins Twp, ME (8.10 mi.)
Mount Vernon, ME (10.06 mi.)
Wayne, ME (10.37 mi.)
Vienna, ME (10.94 mi.)
Farmingtn Fls, ME (11.19 mi.)
Peru, ME (12.73 mi.)
Leeds, ME (13.16 mi.)
Industry, ME (13.25 mi.)
Chesterville, ME (13.25 mi.)
Farmington, ME (13.25 mi.)
Readfield, ME (13.44 mi.)
Carthage, ME (13.60 mi.)
Dixfield, ME (13.60 mi.)
Turner, ME (15.23 mi.)
Temple, ME (15.57 mi.)
N Monmouth, ME (16.09 mi.)
North Monmouth, ME (16.09 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 04239
Latitude : 44.522978
Longitude : -70.218567
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 423 ft.
Area Code(s) : 207

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.39
Male Population Estimate : 49.06%
Female Population Estimate : 50.94%
Median Age : 43.3
Male Median Age : 43.0
Female Median Age : 43.6

White Population Estimate : 99.05%
Black Population Estimate : 0.52%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.42%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.31%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.95%
Other Population Estimate : 0.16%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Jay specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Franklin County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Franklin County: About 111 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Franklin County is about 61% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.