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Maine County Map and Population List in Excel

GENERAL INFO

The US state Maine (ME) is the 42nd largest state by population and 39th biggest state by area. Maine has 16 counties ranking it the 42nd state with the most counties in USA. See below some basic information about the state:

Country:United States
State:Maine
Abbreviation:ME
Capital:Augusta
Largest City:Portland
Population:1,344,212
Population rank in US:42nd
Total Area [mi²]:35,385
Total Area [km²]:91,646
Area rank in US:39th
Number of Counties:16

MAINE COUNTY POPULATION DENSITY MAP

If you want to show data distributon per geographical area, density maps (or heat maps) are a great way to achieve this. For example, here is a Maine Population Density Map per County:

Maine County Population Density Map

We have prepared this easily with Maine County Heat Map Generator for population info. But it can also be used for many different data types such as employment rate, average temperature, racial distribution and so on.

We have prepared this easily with Maine County Heat Map Generator for population info. But it can also be used for many different data types such as employment rate, average temperature, racial distribution and so on.

MAINE COUNTIES LIST

Below are 16 Maine counties ranked by population information. The data is from the US Census Bureau. Note that, these are ZCTA (Zip Code Tabulation Area) codes which means they have geographical area and population. PO Boxes and military codes are excluded.You can copy and paste this list directly into your spreadsheet.
(Top 10 counties shown. To expand the list, simply click on the “show more” button)

RankCountyPopulation
1Cumberland County295,003
2York County207,641
3Penobscot County152,148
4Kennebec County122,302
5Androscoggin County108,277
6Aroostook County67,055
7Oxford County57,975
8Hancock County54,987
9Somerset County50,484
10Knox County39,772
11Waldo County39,715
12Sagadahoc County35,856
13Lincoln County34,634
14Washington County31,379
15Franklin County30,199
16Piscataquis County16,785

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT MAINE COUNTIES

What is the largest county in Maine?

Out of the 16 counties in Maine, Cumberland County is the largest by population. Aroostook County is the largest by land area.

What is the smallest county in Maine?

Piscataquis County is the smallest Maine county by population. Sagadahoc County is the smallest by size.

What is the richest county in the state of Maine?

In terms of economics and average income level, Cumberland County is the richest Maine county.

What is the poorest county in Maine?

Piscataquis County is the poorest Maine county.

MAINE COUNTIES MAP PDF

We have prepared Maine county density map by population as a downloadable PDF.

Maine County Population Density MapYou can download the PDF for free from the link below:

Maine County Density Map PDF

VIDEO: HOW TO PAINT MAINE COUNTY MAP WITH YOUR DATA

Check the video below to see how we use our Maine County Map Excel Template to visualize any data over Maine counties.

CREATE YOUR MAINE DENSITY MAP IN 3 STEPS!

We have built the easiest Maine Heat Map Maker in the universe! It works fully in Excel:

Someka Heat Map Maker Step 1 Tin 1. DATA INPUT

Copy-Paste or input your values into our Excel template

Someka Heat Map Maker Step 2 Tin 2. SET OPTIONS

Customize the settings according to your preferences

Someka Heat Map Maker Step 3 Tin 3. CREATE YOUR MAP

Click the PAINT button to reflect your data onto the map

LINKS AND RESOURCES

Here is a list of useful links which we think can be helpful whether you work on data visualization or make research about Maine state and Maine counties.

Data Source for Population and many other US related data:
https://www.census.gov

Wikipedia Page for List of Maine Counties:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_counties_in_Maine

Official Website of the State of Maine:
https://www.maine.gov

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Maine Counties Heat Map Generator in Excel