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Vienna, Maine
A farm and mill in Vienna.
A farm and mill in Vienna.
Location in Kennebec County and the state of Maine.
Location in Kennebec County and the state of Maine.
Country United States
State Maine
County Kennebec
Area
 • Total 25.51 sq mi (66.07 km2)
 • Land 24.30 sq mi (62.94 km2)
 • Water 1.21 sq mi (3.13 km2)
Elevation
896 ft (273 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 578
 • Density 24/sq mi (9.2/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
04360
Area code(s) 207
FIPS code 23-79025
GNIS feature ID 0582781
Website Vienna, Maine

Vienna is a town in Kennebec County, Maine, United States. The population was 578 at the 2020 census.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 25.51 square miles (66.07 km2), of which, 24.30 square miles (62.94 km2) of it is land and 1.21 square miles (3.13 km2) is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1800 270
1810 417 54.4%
1820 665 59.5%
1830 722 8.6%
1840 891 23.4%
1850 851 −4.5%
1860 878 3.2%
1870 740 −15.7%
1880 644 −13.0%
1890 495 −23.1%
1900 406 −18.0%
1910 403 −0.7%
1920 366 −9.2%
1930 318 −13.1%
1940 301 −5.3%
1950 231 −23.3%
1960 160 −30.7%
1970 205 28.1%
1980 454 121.5%
1990 417 −8.1%
2000 527 26.4%
2010 570 8.2%
2020 578 1.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

At the 2010 census there were 570 people, 251 households, and 179 families living in the town. The population density was 23.5 inhabitants per square mile (9.1/km2). There were 418 housing units at an average density of 17.2 per square mile (6.6/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 97.9% White, 0.4% Native American, 0.2% from other races, and 1.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.2%.

Of the 251 households 21.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.9% were married couples living together, 5.6% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 28.7% were non-families. 23.5% of households were one person and 9.2% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.27 and the average family size was 2.66.

The median age in the town was 49.6 years. 16.5% of residents were under the age of 18; 7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 18.6% were from 25 to 44; 39% were from 45 to 64; and 18.8% were 65 or older. The gender makeup of the town was 50.0% male and 50.0% female.

Notable people

  • Milton Bradley, inventor of board game The Game of Life, founder of Milton Bradley Company
  • Samuel P. Morrill (1816–1892), US congressman; minister
  • Benjamin White, US congressman

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