ME

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

About Wiscasset, ME

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

The total City Population for Wiscasset is about 3,670 with about 57 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 4,520.

The Average Home Value is $189,700.00, which is roughly 6% higher than the Average Home Value of $177,874.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 1% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $44,835.00, which is roughly 17% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $53,830.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 22% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Wiscasset is about 6.9%.

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

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

Edgecomb, ME (3.43 mi.)
Woolwich, ME (6.29 mi.)
Alna, ME (6.42 mi.)
Dresden, ME (6.60 mi.)
Trevett, ME (6.62 mi.)
Walpole, ME (6.92 mi.)
Waldoboro, ME (7.17 mi.)
Boothbay, ME (7.71 mi.)
Newcastle, ME (7.84 mi.)
Richmond, ME (8.96 mi.)
Bristol, ME (9.02 mi.)
Damariscotta, ME (9.35 mi.)
Arrowsic, ME (9.50 mi.)
Bath, ME (9.50 mi.)
West Bath, ME (9.50 mi.)
Capitol Is, ME (10.23 mi.)
Capitol Island, ME (10.23 mi.)
Boothbay Hbr, ME (10.23 mi.)
South Bristol, ME (10.44 mi.)
Bowdoinham, ME (10.88 mi.)
Chamberlain, ME (11.39 mi.)
Round Pond, ME (11.50 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 04578
Latitude : 43.970152
Longitude : -69.678987
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 3 ft.
Area Code(s) : 207

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.29
Male Population Estimate : 49.69%
Female Population Estimate : 48.76%
Median Age : 44.8
Male Median Age : 43.3
Female Median Age : 46.3

White Population Estimate : 96.81%
Black Population Estimate : 0.66%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.02%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.02%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.24%
Other Population Estimate : 0.13%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Wiscasset 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.