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Hartland, Maine
Hartland, Maine is located in Maine
Hartland, Maine
Hartland, Maine
Location in Maine
Country United States
State Maine
County Somerset County
Incorporation February 17, 1820
Area
 • Total 42.95 sq mi (111.24 km2)
 • Land 37.10 sq mi (96.09 km2)
 • Water 5.85 sq mi (15.15 km2)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 1,705
 • Density 46/sq mi (17.7/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)

Hartland is a town in Somerset County, Maine, United States. The population was 1,705 at the 2020 census.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 42.95 square miles (111.24 km2), of which, 37.10 square miles (96.09 km2) of it is land and 5.85 square miles (15.15 km2) is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1820 411
1830 718 74.7%
1840 1,028 43.2%
1850 960 −6.6%
1860 1,050 9.4%
1870 1,120 6.7%
1880 1,047 −6.5%
1890 974 −7.0%
1900 1,115 14.5%
1910 1,176 5.5%
1920 1,140 −3.1%
1930 1,155 1.3%
1940 1,240 7.4%
1950 1,310 5.6%
1960 1,447 10.5%
1970 1,414 −2.3%
1980 1,669 18.0%
1990 1,806 8.2%
2000 1,816 0.6%
2010 1,782 −1.9%
2020 1,705 −4.3%
U.S. Decennial Census
See also: Hartland (CDP), Maine

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 1,782 people, 741 households, and 482 families living in the town. The population density was 48.0 inhabitants per square mile (18.5/km2). There were 1,109 housing units at an average density of 29.9 per square mile (11.5/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 97.0% White, 0.5% African American, 0.3% Native American, 0.4% Asian, 0.3% from other races, and 1.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.0% of the population.

There were 741 households, of which 26.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.3% were married couples living together, 11.7% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 35.0% were non-families. 26.6% of all households were made up of individuals, and 12.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.38 and the average family size was 2.80.

The median age in the town was 45.2 years. 21% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 20.8% were from 25 to 44; 32.3% were from 45 to 64; and 18.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 48.3% male and 51.7% female.

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