|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Saco is 20,669. Saco, Maine is the 1,824th largest city in the US.
Saco is located entirely in York County.
The current population of Saco (20,669) is it's peak population.
Saco has grown 21.9% since the 2000. Saco, Maine's growth is about average. 40% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Saco has a population density of 480.5 people per square mile.
|1819||Lockport, New York||20,738||-6.6%|
|1829||Forest Lake, Minnesota||20,608||41.9%|
|1830||Pleasantville, New Jersey||20,595||8.4%|
The total voting age population of Saco, Maine, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 15,319. The voting age population is 46.6% male and 53.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.1% of the residents of Saco are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Saco are 95.8% White, 2.1% Two or more races, 0.8% Black, 0.7% Asian, 0.4% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 1.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Saco, 7.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.7%. On a per-household basis, 5.5% of families are below the poverty line in Saco.
Among those aged 16 and older, 72.6% of Saco residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.9% of Saco residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 39.4% have a bachelor's degree and 13.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Saco residents aged 5 and older, 8.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 6.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Saco is 2.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Saco, 9.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Saco is $70,517.
In Saco, 65.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 34.5% of housing units in Saco.
Of all the housing units in Saco, 25.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Saco, 19.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Saco is $1,173.
In Saco, 88.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.