ME

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

About Lee, ME

Lee, ME is located in Penobscot County in the state of Maine.

The total City Population for Lee is about 788 with about 7 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 923.

The Average Home Value is $109,800.00, which is roughly 38% lower than the Average Home Value of $177,874.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 42% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $38,516.00, which is roughly 28% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $53,830.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 33% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Lee is about 14.9%.

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

Penobscot County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 15.87% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 52.04%
Democratic: 43.78%
Libertarian: 2.15%
Other: 1.16%
Green: 0.87%


Nearby Locations

Winn, ME (6.32 mi.)
Webster Plt, ME (9.38 mi.)
Springfield, ME (9.38 mi.)
Carroll Plt, ME (9.38 mi.)
Lakeville, ME (9.38 mi.)
Prentiss Twp, ME (9.38 mi.)
Woodville, ME (10.29 mi.)
Lincoln Center, ME (10.29 mi.)
Chester, ME (10.29 mi.)
Mattamisc Twp, ME (10.29 mi.)
Lincoln Ctr, ME (10.29 mi.)
Lincoln, ME (10.29 mi.)
Mattawamkeag, ME (12.20 mi.)
Molunkus Twp, ME (12.20 mi.)
Burlington, ME (14.88 mi.)
Macwahoc Plt, ME (16.62 mi.)
Kingman, ME (16.62 mi.)
Kingman Twp, ME (16.62 mi.)
Passadumkeag, ME (19.27 mi.)
Lowell, ME (19.44 mi.)
Enfield, ME (19.44 mi.)
West Enfield, ME (19.44 mi.)
Grindstone Twp, ME (19.92 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 04455
Latitude : 45.378214
Longitude : -68.289476
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 409 ft.
Area Code(s) : 207

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.36
Male Population Estimate : 52.33%
Female Population Estimate : 47.67%
Median Age : 45.9
Male Median Age : 45.5
Female Median Age : 46.1

White Population Estimate : 90.68%
Black Population Estimate : 2.38%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.76%
Asian Population Estimate : 6.39%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.41%
Other Population Estimate : 0.33%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Lee specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Penobscot County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Penobscot County: About 86 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Penobscot County is about 60% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 70% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.