About This Place
Winter Harbor is a town in Hancock County, Maine, United States. The population was 988 at the 2000 census.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 65.7 square miles (170.2 km²), of which, 14.4 square miles (37.2 km²) of it is land and 51.3 square miles (132.9 km²) of it (78.13%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 988 people, 402 households, and 278 families residing in the town. The population density was 68.8 people per square mile (26.5/km²). There were 558 housing units at an average density of 38.8 per square mile (15.0/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 89.98% White, 2.02% African American, 0.20% Native American, 0.71% Asian, and 7.09% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.64% of the population.