Table 1.  The Counties and the Most Populous Cities and Towns in 2010 in Maine:  2000 and 2010
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Population rank     Population Change, 2000 to 2010
             
2010 2000   Geographic area 2000 1 2010 Number Percent
             
    Maine………...………………………………………………. 1 274 923 1 328 361  53 438 4.2
             
    COUNTY        
             
1 1   Cumberland County……………………………………………  265 612  281 674  16 062 6.0
2 2   York County……………………………………………………  186 742  197 131  10 389 5.6
3 3   Penobscot County…………………………………………….  144 919  153 923  9 004 6.2
4 4   Kennebec County………………………………………………..  117 114  122 151  5 037 4.3
5 5   Androscoggin County……………………………………………………….  103 793  107 702  3 909 3.8
6 6   Aroostook County…………………………………………………  73 938  71 870 - 2 068 -2.8
7 7   Oxford County………………………………………………  54 755  57 833  3 078 5.6
8 8   Hancock County……………………………………………..  51 791  54 418  2 627 5.1
9 9   Somerset County…………………………………………………  50 888  52 228  1 340 2.6
10 10   Knox County……………………………………………………  39 618  39 736   118 0.3
11 11   Waldo County………………………………………………….  36 280  38 786  2 506 6.9
12 12   Sagadahoc County………………………………………………..  35 214  35 293   79 0.2
13 14   Lincoln County…………………………………………………  33 616  34 457   841 2.5
14 13   Washington County………………………………………………..  33 941  32 856 - 1 085 -3.2
15 15   Franklin County……………………………………………  29 467  30 768  1 301 4.4
16 16   Piscataquis County……………………………………………….  17 235  17 535   300 1.7
             
    CITY OR TOWN        
             
1 1   Portland city………………………………………………..  64 249  66 194  1 945 3.0
2 2   Lewiston city…………………………………………………  35 690  36 592   902 2.5
3 3   Bangor city………………………………………………………  31 473  33 039  1 566 5.0
4 4   South Portland city………………………………………………..  23 324  25 002  1 678 7.2
5 5   Auburn city………………………………………………………..  23 203  23 055 -  148 -0.6
6 7   Biddeford city……………………………………………………………….  20 942  21 277   335 1.6
7 8   Sanford town………………………………………………….  20 806  20 798 -  8 -
8 6   Brunswick town……………………………………………….  21 172  20 278 -  894 -4.2
9 9   Augusta city…………………………………………………..  18 560  19 136   576 3.1
10 10   Scarborough town………………………………………………  16 970  18 919  1 949 11.5
11 11   Saco city………………………………………………………  16 822  18 482  1 660 9.9
12 12   Westbrook city…………………………………………………..  16 142  17 494  1 352 8.4
13 14   Windham town……………………………………………..  14 904  17 001  2 097 14.1
14 15   Gorham town………………………………………………..  14 141  16 381  2 240 15.8
15 13   Waterville city…………………………………………………  15 605  15 722   117 0.7
16 16   York town……………………………………………………  12 854  12 529 -  325 -2.5
17 18   Falmouth town…………………………………………………  10 310  11 185   875 8.5
18 17   Kennebunk town………………………………………………  10 476  10 798   322 3.1
19 24   Orono town………………………………………………….  9 112  10 362  1 250 13.7
20 22   Standish town…………………………………………………..  9 285  9 874   589 6.3
               
 -  Represents zero or rounds to 0.0.
1 Census 2000 counts are as published in Census 2000 reports and thus do not include any changes published subsequently due to boundary changes or to the Count Question Resolution program.
Source:  U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File, Table PL1, and 2010 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File, Table P1.