StatisticEast DeeringPortlandMaine
Population2,83266,6491,344,212
Population density (sq mi)3,0583,09344
Median age37.335.844.0
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a41%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%42%38%
Speak Englishn/a85%94%
Speak Spanishn/a2%1%

Key findings

  • The population density in East Deering is 1% lower than Portland
  • The median age in East Deering is 4% higher than Portland
  • In East Deering 74.06% of the population is White
  • In East Deering 11.37% of the population is Black
  • In East Deering 5.59% of the population is Asian

Compare Portland, ME Demographics

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      East Deering population breakdown by race

      RaceEast DeeringPortlandMaine
      White74.06%83.97%94.78%
      Black11.37%8.28%1.23%
      Asian5.59%3.51%1.10%
      American Indian0.00%0.11%0.60%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.00%0.02%
      Mixed race8.98%3.37%2.04%
      Other race0.00%0.77%0.24%
      In East Deering, 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.

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      East Deering age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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