Maine Population 1900-2020

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the state of Maine from 1900 to 2020.
  • The population of Maine in 2020 was 1,350,141, a 0.32% increase from 2019.
  • The population of Maine in 2019 was 1,345,770, a 0.42% increase from 2018.
  • The population of Maine in 2018 was 1,340,123, a 0.33% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Maine in 2017 was 1,335,743, a 0.25% increase from 2016.
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau - Population Estimates

MLA Citation:
State Population Ranking
State Name Population
California 39,368,078
Texas 29,360,759
Florida 21,733,312
New York 19,336,776
Pennsylvania 12,783,254
Illinois 12,587,530
Ohio 11,693,217
Georgia 10,617,423
North Carolina 10,600,823
Michigan 9,966,555
New Jersey 8,882,371
Virginia 8,590,563
Washington 7,693,612
Arizona 7,421,401
Massachusetts 6,893,574
Tennessee 6,886,834
Indiana 6,754,953
Missouri 6,151,548
Maryland 6,045,680
Wisconsin 5,832,655
Colorado 5,807,719
Minnesota 5,657,342
South Carolina 5,218,040
Alabama 4,921,532
Louisiana 4,645,318
Kentucky 4,477,251
Oregon 4,217,737
Oklahoma 3,980,783
Connecticut 3,557,006
Utah 3,205,958
Iowa 3,163,561
Nevada 3,138,259
Arkansas 3,017,804
Mississippi 2,966,786
Kansas 2,913,805
New Mexico 2,096,829
Nebraska 1,937,552
Idaho 1,826,913
West Virginia 1,784,787
Hawaii 1,407,006
New Hampshire 1,366,275
Maine 1,350,141
Montana 1,080,577
Rhode Island 1,057,125
Delaware 986,809
North Dakota 765,309
Alaska 731,158
Wyoming 582,328
Maine - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2020 1,350,141 0.32%
2019 1,345,770 0.42%
2018 1,340,123 0.33%
2017 1,335,743 0.25%
2016 1,332,348 0.24%
2015 1,329,098 -0.16%
2014 1,331,217 0.20%
2013 1,328,543 0.03%
2012 1,328,094 -0.03%
2011 1,328,473 0.06%
2010 1,327,651 -0.15%
2009 1,329,590 -0.07%
2008 1,330,509 0.26%
2007 1,327,040 0.26%
2006 1,323,619 0.37%
2005 1,318,787 0.39%
2004 1,313,688 0.55%
2003 1,306,513 0.81%
2002 1,295,960 0.80%
2001 1,285,692 0.67%
2000 1,277,072 1.92%
1999 1,253,040 0.44%
1998 1,247,554 0.19%
1997 1,245,215 0.30%
1996 1,241,436 0.32%
1995 1,237,438 -0.02%
1994 1,237,687 -0.05%
1993 1,238,256 0.20%
1992 1,235,748 0.03%
1991 1,235,439 0.34%
1990 1,231,296 0.93%
1989 1,219,961 1.34%
1988 1,203,840 1.63%
1987 1,184,574 1.23%
1986 1,170,126 0.62%
1985 1,162,936 0.63%
1984 1,155,635 0.95%
1983 1,144,772 0.71%
1982 1,136,684 0.32%
1981 1,133,033 0.55%
1980 1,126,860 0.38%
1979 1,122,563 0.81%
1978 1,113,566 0.91%
1977 1,103,578 1.39%
1976 1,088,412 1.53%
1975 1,071,995 1.22%
1974 1,059,040 1.28%
1973 1,045,655 1.10%
1972 1,034,292 1.86%
1971 1,015,390 2.18%
1970 993,722 0.17%
1969 992,000 -0.20%
1968 994,000 -1.00%
1967 1,004,000 0.50%
1966 999,000 0.20%
1965 997,000 0.40%
1964 993,000 0.00%
1963 993,000 -0.10%
1962 994,000 -0.10%
1961 995,000 2.05%
1960 975,000 1.88%
1959 957,000 1.38%
1958 944,000 0.11%
1957 943,000 0.53%
1956 938,000 0.43%
1955 934,000 0.76%
1954 927,000 1.53%
1953 913,000 -0.22%
1952 915,000 -0.11%
1951 916,000 -0.11%
1950 917,000 1.55%
1949 903,000 2.85%
1948 878,000 2.81%
1947 854,000 2.64%
1946 832,000 4.00%
1945 800,000 -0.12%
1944 801,000 -0.62%
1943 806,000 -3.93%
1942 839,000 -1.53%
1941 852,000 0.35%
1940 849,000 0.35%
1939 846,000 0.36%
1938 843,000 0.12%
1937 842,000 0.24%
1936 840,000 0.48%
1935 836,000 0.84%
1934 829,000 0.97%
1933 821,000 0.74%
1932 815,000 0.99%
1931 807,000 0.88%
1930 800,000 0.38%
1929 797,000 0.00%
1928 797,000 0.13%
1927 796,000 0.38%
1926 793,000 0.13%
1925 792,000 0.51%
1924 788,000 0.90%
1923 781,000 0.39%
1922 778,000 0.39%
1921 775,000 0.52%
1920 771,000 1.18%
1919 762,000 0.26%
1918 760,000 -2.19%
1917 777,000 0.26%
1916 775,000 0.13%
1915 774,000 0.26%
1914 772,000 1.18%
1913 763,000 1.33%
1912 753,000 0.27%
1911 751,000 0.81%
1910 745,000 0.68%
1909 740,000 0.68%
1908 735,000 0.55%
1907 731,000 0.27%
1906 729,000 0.83%
1905 723,000 0.56%
1904 719,000 1.41%
1903 709,000 0.85%
1902 703,000 0.57%
1901 699,000 0.58%
1900 695,000 0.00%