StatisticDeering CenterPortlandMaine
Population density (sq mi)6,3423,09344
Median age39.635.844.0
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a41%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1850%42%38%
Speak Englishn/a85%94%
Speak Spanishn/a2%1%

Key findings

  • The population density in Deering Center is 105% higher than Portland
  • The median age in Deering Center is 11% higher than Portland
  • In Deering Center 87.01% of the population is White
  • In Deering Center 2.77% of the population is Black
  • In Deering Center 4.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Portland, ME Demographics


      Deering Center population breakdown by race

      RaceDeering CenterPortlandMaine
      American Indian0.48%0.11%0.60%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.00%0.02%
      Mixed race4.80%3.37%2.04%
      Other race0.94%0.77%0.24%
      In Deering Center, 3.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Deering Center age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Deering Center, Portland, ME demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).