Maine Population 1900-2018

Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the state of Maine from 1900 to 2018.
  • The population of Maine in 2018 was 1,338,404, a 0.25% increase from 2017.
  • The population of Maine in 2017 was 1,335,063, a 0.28% increase from 2016.
  • The population of Maine in 2016 was 1,331,370, a 0.22% increase from 2015.
  • The population of Maine in 2015 was 1,328,484, a 0.17% decline from 2014.
Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau - Population Estimates

MLA Citation:
State Population Ranking
State Name Population
California 39,557,045
Texas 28,701,845
Florida 21,299,325
New York 19,542,209
Pennsylvania 12,807,060
Illinois 12,741,080
Ohio 11,689,442
Georgia 10,519,475
North Carolina 10,383,620
Michigan 9,995,915
New Jersey 8,908,520
Virginia 8,517,685
Washington 7,535,591
Arizona 7,171,646
Massachusetts 6,902,149
Tennessee 6,770,010
Indiana 6,691,878
Missouri 6,126,452
Maryland 6,042,718
Wisconsin 5,813,568
Colorado 5,695,564
Minnesota 5,611,179
South Carolina 5,084,127
Alabama 4,887,871
Louisiana 4,659,978
Kentucky 4,468,402
Oregon 4,190,712
Oklahoma 3,943,079
Connecticut 3,572,665
Utah 3,161,105
Iowa 3,156,145
Nevada 3,034,392
Arkansas 3,013,825
Mississippi 2,986,530
Kansas 2,911,505
New Mexico 2,095,428
Nebraska 1,929,268
West Virginia 1,805,832
Idaho 1,754,208
Hawaii 1,420,491
New Hampshire 1,356,458
Maine 1,338,404
Montana 1,062,305
Rhode Island 1,057,315
Delaware 967,171
North Dakota 760,077
Alaska 737,438
Wyoming 577,737
Maine - Historical Population Data
Year Population Growth Rate
2018 1,338,404 0.25%
2017 1,335,063 0.28%
2016 1,331,370 0.22%
2015 1,328,484 -0.17%
2014 1,330,760 0.19%
2013 1,328,196 0.04%
2012 1,327,691 -0.03%
2011 1,328,150 0.04%
2010 1,327,632 -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%