Posts Tagged ‘population’

Amanda Rector, the state economist, talks to Magnetize Maine attendees in Bangor on March 31.

We asked how to attract younger people to Maine. Here’s what you said.

By Corlyn Voorhees on April 08, 2017, at 7:36 a.m.
You really like the idea of loan forgiveness.
A hunter stands out among brown fall trees in Oxbow on Nov. 8, 2016.

Where Maine is losing its workers the fastest

By Adanya Lustig on Jan. 06, 2017, at 6:29 a.m.
Over the last 45 years, Maine had the greatest portion of people in their prime working years in 1999.
Daylight hits the Aroostook River in Oxbow Plantation, on Election Day, Nov. 8.

The Maine towns with the greatest percentage of empty homes

By Adanya Lustig on Jan. 05, 2017, at 6:25 a.m.
Maine lost population unevenly over the last 15 years. Some counties hollowed out, while others grew in population.
Participates get covered with color during the Color Bangor May 17 run to benefit the American Folk Festival Sunday in Bangor. Participates were covered in color at different color zones during the fun run.

5 ways to keep recent college grads in the Bangor area

By Rob Glover on May 22, 2015, at 9:58 a.m.

What will Maine look like in 2030?

By Erin Rhoda on May 20, 2015, at 5:55 a.m.
This map shows population growth across the states.

Here’s how Maine’s population growth compares with other states

By Dan MacLeod on April 04, 2015, at 4:54 a.m.

What should Maine do to draw more people here?

By Erin Rhoda on April 16, 2014, at 3:06 p.m.