Penobscot County, ME has a population of 152,978 people with a median age of 41.6 and a median household income of $45,302. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Penobscot County, ME declined from 153,437 to 152,978, a 0.3% decrease and its median household income grew from $44,271 to $45,302, a 2.33% increase.
The population of Penobscot County, ME is 94.2% White, 1.61% Two+, and 1.24% Hispanic. 4.14% of the people in Penobscot County, ME speak a non-English language, and 98.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Penobscot County, ME are University of Maine, with 2,119 graduates, Husson University, with 849 graduates, and Eastern Maine Community College, with 428 graduates.
The median property value in Penobscot County, ME is $137,000, and the homeownership rate is 68.4%. Most people in Penobscot County, ME commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Penobscot County, ME is 2 cars per household.
Penobscot County, ME is the 3rd most populated county in Maine and borders Aroostook County, ME; Hancock County, ME; Piscataquis County, ME; Somerset County, ME; Waldo County, ME; and Washington County, ME& 1 more.