Find Affordable Health Insurance in Maine

Find individual health insurance in Maine.
Discover more plans at the lowest available cost.

Maine State Health Resources

Residents can also refer to a number of resources within Maine:

Apply for Maine Health Insurance coverage at eHealthInsurance. We offer thousands of health plans underwritten by more than 180 of the nation’s health insurance companies. Compare Maine health plans side by side, get health insurance quotes, apply online and find affordable health insurance today. You can read more about the Affordable Care Act in our Obamacare Resource Center.

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We offer a broad selection of Maine health plans for individuals, families and small businesses from most of the leading Maine health insurance companies.

Maine Medical Insurance Statistics

Consider the following statistics about health care coverage in Maine:


Total Maine Residents


Total Uninsured Maine Residents


Total Maine HMO enrollment


Avg annual employee premium in Maine employer-sponsored plan (after employer contribution)


Avg Maine hospital cost per inpatient day (before insurance)
Source data according to the Kaiser Family Foundation: Health Insurance Coverage of the Total Population, states (2007-2008), U.S. (2008); Total HMO Enrollment, July 2008; Average Single Premium per Enrolled Employee; For Employer-Based Health Insurance, 2008; Hospital Adjusted Expenses per Inpatient Day, 2007

Frequently asked questions

Maine residents are required to have health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, passed under the Obama administration. Maine promotes health insurance coverage for all its residents through its 2019 Medicaid expansion and the state Consumer Operated and Oriented Plan (CO-OP) Program.
Maine residents can apply for health insurance during open enrollment or during a special enrollment period through private providers and the federal exchange. If you've missed open enrollment but still need coverage, you can apply if you've had a qualifying life event, such as marriage or loss of coverage.
Maine residents can expect to pay an average of $266.55 per person* for a major medical individual health insurance plan. Prices will vary and premiums can be lower if you are in good health.
Metal LevelAverage Monthly Premium*
* This is the average price of a plan available from eHealth in Maine, but actual prices available depend on zip code, age, gender, and other factors.  Get a personalized quote to see what may be available for you.