historical demographical data of the urban centers

PLACE NAMEtypevariants of the namec2000c1990c1980c1970c1960c1950c1940c1930c1920e1916/17c1910e1906/07c1900particularselevationfound.yr
(- city)
Auburn23,224,323,124,224,423,119,818,617,016,415,114,013,0incorporated city 1842settled 1765
Augusta18,621,321,821,921,720,919,417,214,114,213,212,411,7incorporated town 1797; city 1849; state capital since 18324717th cent.
BangorSunbury31,533,231,633,238,931,629,828,725,926,724,823,521,9incorporated town 1791; city 183419settled 1769
Bath9,39,810,29,710,710,610,214,79,49,411,510,5incorporated city 18474settled ca. 1670
Biddeford20,920,719,620,019,320,819,817,618,017,717,117,2incorporated town 1718; city 1855est. 1630
BrunswickCDP14,814,713,910,99,47,05,2incorporated town 173820settled 1628
Caribou8,39,49,910,412,55,21,8incorporated city 1859135
FalmouthMCD10,37,66,36,0agglomeration of Portland; incorporated town 1718settled ca. 1632
GorhamMCD14,111,97,85,8incorporated town 1764settled 1728
KennebunkMCD10,58,05,6incorporated town 1820settled ca. 1650
Lewiston35,739,840,541,840,841,038,634,931,727,826,225,023,7incorporated city 179564
Portland64,264,261,665,172,677,673,670,869,263,958,955,250,1incorporated city 1786; state capital 1830-18325settled ca. 1632
Presque Isle9,510,611,211,512,95,51,3incorporated city 1859136
SacoPepperellboro16,815,212,911,710,510,38,66,1incorporated city 1867settled 1631
SanfordCDP10,110,310,510,510,915,210,84,2incorporated town 1768
ScarboroughMCD17,012,57,86,4incorporated town 1658settled 1630s
South Portland23,323,222,723,322,821,915,813,8agglomeration of Portland; incorporated city 1898settled ca. 1633
Waterville15,617,217,818,219,018,316,715,513,412,711,510,99,5incorporated city 188834settled 1754
Westbrook16,116,115,014,413,812,311,17,3agglomeration of Portland; incorporated city 18911657
WindhamMCD14,913,06,64,5agglomeration of Portland; incorporated town 1762settled 1737
YorkMCDAgamenticus, Gorgeana12,99,85,74,7chartered 1641 as Gorgeana; incorporated town 1652 as Yorksettled 1624

Source indicated by "CB" means: US Bureau of the Census ; "RA" = Rand McNally road atlas; "WA" = World almanac and book of facts.

Type of city: CDP = census designated places; MCD = minor civil divisions.
Included are cities, CDP's and MCD's with about 10,000 or more inhabitants in 2000.
Due to the use of several sources small differences in figures might occur compared with the data in the table of the greater urban settlements of the USA.
File created on 2003.01.12 and last modified on 2003.02.28 by Jan Lahmeyer

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