Greenville (CDP), Maine

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Greenville, Maine
Union Church, Greenville, ME.jpg
Location in Piscataquis County and the state of Maine.
Location in Piscataquis County and the state of Maine.
Greenville, Maine is located in Maine
Greenville, Maine
Greenville, Maine
Location within the state of Maine
Coordinates: 45°27′38″N 69°36′1″W / 45.46056°N 69.60028°W / 45.46056; -69.60028Coordinates: 45°27′38″N 69°36′1″W / 45.46056°N 69.60028°W / 45.46056; -69.60028
Country United States
State Maine
County Piscataquis
 • Total 5.0 sq mi (13.1 km2)
 • Land 4.2 sq mi (10.9 km2)
 • Water 0.9 sq mi (2.2 km2)
Elevation 1,043 ft (318 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,319
 • Density 314.3/sq mi (121.4/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 04441, 04485
Area code(s) 207
FIPS code 23-29500
GNIS feature ID 0567303

Greenville is a census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Greenville in Piscataquis County, Maine, United States. The population was 1,319 at the 2000 census.


Greenville is located at 45°27′37″N 69°36′1″W / 45.46028°N 69.60028°W / 45.46028; -69.60028 (45.460428, −69.600306).[1]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 5.1 square miles (13.1 km²), of which, 4.2 square miles (10.9 km²) of it is land and 0.9 square miles (2.2 km²) of it (16.83%) is water. Situated beside Moosehead Lake, Greenville is drained by Wilson Stream.


As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 1,319 people, 606 households, and 346 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 314.3 people per square mile (121.3/km²). There were 905 housing units at an average density of 215.7/sq mi (83.2/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 98.56% White, 0.15% Black or African American, 0.30% Native American, 0.30% Asian, 0.08% from other races, and 0.61% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.23% of the population.

There were 606 households out of which 28.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.2% were married couples living together, 8.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 42.9% were non-families. 38.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 23.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.14 and the average family size was 2.83.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 23.7% under the age of 18, 4.4% from 18 to 24, 23.2% from 25 to 44, 26.1% from 45 to 64, and 22.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 90.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 86.6 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $27,656, and the median income for a family was $36,950. Males had a median income of $27,132 versus $18,750 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $16,354. About 10.0% of families and 14.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 17.1% of those under age 18 and 17.2% of those age 65 or over.


  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. February 12, 2011. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved January 31, 2008. 

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