Maine


Newspapers

2004 Daily 7
Weekly 56
Total 63
2019 Daily 7
Weekly 44
Total 51
19% decrease between 2004 and 2019
Source UNC Database

Newspaper Circulation

2004 Daily 230,000
Weekly 550,000
Total 770,000
2019 Daily 130,000
Weekly 350,000
Total 470,000
39% decrease between 2004 and 2019
Source UNC Database

Population

Total Population
1.3 million
Adult Population
1.1 million
Population Rank
41st out of 50 (tied with New Hampshire)
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Demographics

Median Age
45
Age Rank
1st oldest state of 50
Residents With Bachelor's Degree or Higher
29%
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Economics

Median Income
$51,000 (compared with $55,000 for U.S.)
Poverty Rate
13% (compared with 13% in U.S.)
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Filling the Void

2 online news organizations cover Maine, as well as 3 public broadcasting stations, but there are 0 ethnic media outlets.
Source: UNC Database UNC Database

National Politics

2020 Presidential Election Results
Biden, 53.1%; Trump, 44%
2016 Presidential Election Results
Clinton, 48%; Trump, 45%
Senators
1 Republican, 1 Independent
Representatives
2 Democrats
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State Politics

2016 Voter Turnout
71%
State Senators
14 Republicans, 21 Democrats
State Representatives
57 Republicans, 89 Democrats, 5 Independents
Gov. Janet Mills (D) ends her term Jan. 2023
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