Appleton, Maine Population by Age

The median age in Appleton, Maine is 48.5, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 13.58% were under the age of 15, 13.72% aged 15 to 29, 45.81% aged 30 to 64, 24.39% aged 65 to 84, and 2.50% were 85 years of age and older.
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Updated Sep 17, 2023

Appleton, Maine population age distribution

A complete breakdown of Appleton town's age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups is listed in the table below.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 5 years 56 3.78%
5 to 9 years 71 4.8%
10 to 14 years 74 5%
15 to 19 years 94 6.35%
20 to 24 years 64 4.32%
25 to 29 years 45 3.04%
30 to 34 years 84 5.68%
35 to 39 years 83 5.61%
40 to 44 years 113 7.64%
45 to 49 years 81 5.47%
50 to 54 years 78 5.27%
55 to 59 years 136 9.19%
60 to 64 years 103 6.96%
65 to 69 years 71 4.8%
70 to 74 years 141 9.53%
75 to 79 years 31 2.09%
80 to 84 years 118 7.97%
85 years and over 37 2.5%
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Appleton, Maine population by age group

Key stats
359
Population under 25 years
325
Population aged 25-44
398
Population aged 45-64
398
Population aged 65+

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021

The graph shows Appleton town's population by age group, with age group on x-axis and the respective age group's percent of the total population on y-axis
Appleton, Maine population by age group. The largest age group was 70-74 years with a poulation of 141 (9.53% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

The largest age group in Appleton, Maine was for the group of age 70-74 years with a population of 141 (9.53%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey.

At the same time, the smallest age group in Appleton, Maine was the 75-79 years with a population of 31 (2.09%).

Appleton, Maine population by age cohort

To better understand the age distribution of Appleton, Maine's population, we divided it into the following 3 cohorts:

  • Children : Under the age of 18 years
  • Adults (working population): Between the age of 18 and 64 years
  • Seniors: 65 years and above
The pie chart shows Appleton town's population divided into segments, with each segment representing an age cohort. The area of each segment is in the same proportion of a circle as the population of the cohort is of the total population.
Appleton, Maine population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). The largest age group was 18 - 64 years with a poulation of 825 (55.74% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the population for each of the three cohorts.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 18 years 257 17.36%
18 to 64 years 825 55.74%
85 years and over 398 26.89%
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Key stats for each age cohort as per our analysis of U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey:

  • Appleton town's population under 18 was 17.36%, compared to the 22.51% nationwide.
  • Appleton town's working population (between 18 and 64) was 55.74%, compared to 61.45% nationwide.
  • Appleton town's elderly or the senior population (over 65 age) was 26.89% as compared to 16.04% nationwide.

Appleton, Maine population pyramid

Population pyramid for Appleton, Maine is charted below using the estimates from U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. A wide base suggests population increase, narrow base indicates declining birth rates.

Key stats from our analysis of the Appleton town's population pyramid:

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Appleton, Maine, is 22.8.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Appleton, Maine, is 45.2.
  • Total dependency ratio for Appleton, Maine is 68.0.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Appleton, Maine is 2.2.
The graph shows Appleton town's population across different age group and gender, with population on x-axis and population y-axis. The male population is plotted on the left in blue color whereas the female population is plotted on the right in pink color.
Appleton, Maine population pyramid i.e. Appleton town population distrubution across age and gender. Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the Appleton, Maine's male and female population across different age groups:

Age Group Population(Male) Population(Female) Total Population
Under 5 years 36 20 56
5 to 9 years 45 26 71
10 to 14 years 35 39 74
15 to 19 years 49 45 94
20 to 24 years 32 32 64
25 to 29 years 28 17 45
30 to 34 years 21 63 84
35 to 39 years 26 57 83
40 to 44 years 64 49 113
45 to 49 years 34 47 81
50 to 54 years 28 50 78
55 to 59 years 61 75 136
60 to 64 years 53 50 103
65 to 69 years 44 27 71
70 to 74 years 18 123 141
75 to 79 years 16 15 31
80 to 84 years 48 70 118
85 years and over 17 20 37
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Things to know

What is the population of Appleton, Maine under 18?

Appleton town's population under the age of 18 is 257, as per the latest U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey estimates. This population is 17.36% of the total resident population of Appleton, Maine.

What is the aging population in Appleton, Maine?

Appleton town's population aged 65 years and above was 398. As per the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey, this population is 26.89% of the entire population.

References

Datasets

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2023
Appleton, Maine Age Group Population Dataset: A complete breakdown of Appleton town age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Appleton town population distribution across 18 age groups. It lists the population in each age group along with the percentage population relative of the total population for Appleton town. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution of Appleton town by age. For example, using this dataset, we can identify the largest age group in Appleton town.

Key observations

The largest age group in Appleton, Maine was for the group of age 70-74 years with a population of 141 (9.53%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey. At the same time, the smallest age group in Appleton, Maine was the 75-79 years with a population of 31 (2.09%). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Appleton town population by age group

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group in consideration
  • Population: The population for the specific age group in the Appleton town is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the population of each age group as a proportion of Appleton town total population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

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Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Appleton town Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Appleton, Maine Age Cohorts Dataset: Children, Working Adults, and Seniors in Appleton town - Population and Percentage Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Appleton town population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). It lists the population in each age cohort group along with its percentage relative to the total population of Appleton town. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution across children, working population and senior population for dependency ratio, housing requirements, ageing, migration patterns etc.

Key observations

The largest age group was $b3_v1 with a poulation of $b3_v2 ($b3_v3 of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Appleton town population by age cohort

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age cohorts:

  • Under 18 years
  • 18 to 64 years
  • 65 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age cohort for the Appleton town population analysis. Total expected values are 3 groups ( Children, Working Population and Senior Population).
  • Population: The population for the age cohort in Appleton town is shown in the following column.
  • Percent of Total Population: The population as a percent of total population of the Appleton town is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Appleton town Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Appleton, Maine Population Pyramid Dataset: Age Groups, Male and Female Population, and Total Population for Demographics Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the data for the Appleton, Maine population pyramid, which represents the Appleton town population distribution across age and gender, using estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. It lists the male and female population for each age group, along with the total population for those age groups. Higher numbers at the bottom of the table suggest population growth, whereas higher numbers at the top indicate declining birth rates. Furthermore, the dataset can be utilized to understand the youth dependency ratio, old-age dependency ratio, total dependency ratio, and potential support ratio.

Key observations

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Appleton, Maine, is 22.8.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Appleton, Maine, is 45.2.
  • Total dependency ratio for Appleton, Maine is 68.0.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Appleton, Maine is 2.2.

Appleton town population pyramid

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group for the Appleton town population analysis. Total expected values are 18 and are define above in the age groups section.
  • Population (Male): The male population in the Appleton town for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Population (Female): The female population in the Appleton town for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Total Population: The total population of the Appleton town for the selected age group is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Appleton town Population by Age. You can refer the same here

If you're looking for datasets from another year, please feel free to contact us at research@neilsberg.com and we'll be happy to assist you further.

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