Kennebec County , Maine

Kennebec County: County in Maine, United States

Kennebec County locator map
Location of Kennebec County on Maine map.

About

Kennebec County is a county located in the U.S. state of Maine. As of the 2010 census, the population was 122,151 and a population density of 12 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 122,302 inhabitants. Its county seat is Augusta. The county was created 222 years ago in 1798.

Geography

Kennebec County is located at 44°24'33"N 69°46'2"W (44.4091600, -69.7672600). It has 6 neighbors: Androscoggin County, Franklin County, Lincoln County, Sagadahoc County, Somerset County and Waldo County.

Kennebec County Courthouse image
Kennebec County Courthouse

The largest city of Kennebec County is Augusta with a population of 18,697. Other cities include, Waterville population 16,558, Gardiner population 5,653, Vassalboro population 4,368 and Farmingdale population 2,925. See all Kennebec County cities & populated places.

Weather

Kennebec County forecast: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 1pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. more

Kennebec County Courthouse image

Kennebec County map

Kennebec County Quick Facts

Population : 122,302 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Maine (United States)
Area : 10607 km2
Water as percent of area : 8.8%
Land as percent of area : 91.2%
Named for : Kennebec River
Altitude : 436 feet / 133 meters
Capital : Augusta
Establishment : January 01, 1799
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 10:25:55 (30th July 2021)
Density : 12 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 0.12% (2010-2019)
Weather : 71℉ Showers And Thunderstorms Likely then Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

Kennebec County has 6 neighbours.

  • Waterville
  • Randolph
  • Mount Vernon
  • Pittston
  • Winthrop
  • Farmingdale
  • West Gardiner
  • China
  • Litchfield
  • Belgrade
  • Windsor
  • Augusta
  • Gardiner
  • Clinton
  • Benton
  • Oakland
  • Manchester
  • Albion
  • Vienna
  • Rome
  • Sidney
  • Monmouth
  • Winslow
  • Vassalboro
  • Unity, Kennebec County, Maine
  • Hallowell
  • Chelsea
  • Readfield
  • Fayette
  • Wayne

Demographics

The population of Kennebec County increased by 0.12% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 122,151 - census
2011 121,792 -0.29% estimation process
2012 121,591 -0.17% estimation process
2013 121,139 -0.37% estimation process
2014 121,233 0.08% estimation process
2015 121,010 -0.18% estimation process
2016 121,497 0.4% estimation process
2017 121,913 0.34% estimation process
2018 122,044 0.11% estimation process
2019 122,302 0.21% estimation process

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People born in Kennebec County (6)

People born in Kennebec County, including politician Benjamin White Norris, publisher and game designer Milton Bradley, Irish tennis player Sean Sorensen, you can see a list of people who born in Kennebec County.

  • Annie Louise Cary (American singer)
  • Johnny Clark (American racecar driver)
  • Jonathan P. Rogers

Kennebec County Populated Places (more)

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Kennebec County.

City Name Population Title
Augusta 18,697 County seat in Kennebec County, Maine, USA and Maine federated state capital city
Waterville 16,558 City in Maine, United States
Winslow 7,618 Town in Maine
Oakland 6,309 Town in Kennebec County in the U.
Winthrop 5,993 Town in Maine, United States
Gardiner 5,653 City in Maine
Sidney 4,468 Town in Maine, United States
Vassalboro 4,368 City in Kennebec County, Maine, United States of America
China 4,302 Town in Kennebec County, Maine, United States
Monmouth 4,136 Town in Kennebec County, Maine, United States
Clinton 3,354 Town in Kennebec County, Maine, United States
Belgrade 3,149 Town in Kennebec County, Maine, USA
Farmingdale 2,925 Human settlement in Kennebec County, Maine, United States of America
Chelsea 2,750 Town in Maine, US
Pittston 2,735 Town in Maine, United States of America
Benton 2,713 Town in Maine, United States

Maine Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Maine 1,344,212 State of the United States of America
City of Portland 653,115 City in Oregon, USA
Cumberland County 295,003 County in Maine, United States
York County 207,641 County in Maine, United States
Penobscot County 152,148 County in Maine, United States of America
Androscoggin County 108,277 County in Maine, United States
Aroostook County 67,055 County in Maine, United States
Portland 66,215 County seat of Cumberland County, Maine, United States
Oxford County 57,975 County in Maine, United States
Hancock County 54,987 County in Maine, United States
Somerset County 50,484 County in Maine, United States
Knox County 39,772 County in Maine, United States
Waldo County 39,715 County in Maine, United States
Lewiston 36,225 City in Androscoggin County, Maine, United States
Sagadahoc County 35,856 County in Maine, United States
Lincoln County 34,634 County in Maine, United States

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