Living in Augusta, ME

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Augusta, Maine Info Snack

Population
18,605
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
18.8%
Median Home
$144,800
Median Income
$43,796
Median Rent
$721

Augusta SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
5
Safety
5
Amenities
7
Education
7
Commute
9

Augusta, ME Crime Report

636
Total Crimes
3,414.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
37.85%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Augusta
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 636 3,414.0 1,360.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 49 263.0 115.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.5 5.0
Robbery 12 64.4 14.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 17 91.3 61.3 250.2
Property Crime 587 3,151.0 1,245.6 2,109.9
Burglary 59 316.7 174.8 340.5
Larceny 519 2,786.0 1,016.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 9 48.3 54.0 219.9

Augusta, ME Cost Of Living

100
Augusta's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Augusta Maine National Average
Overall 100 105 100
Services 115 115 100
Groceries 109 109 100
Health 114 114 100
Housing 74 92 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 107 107 100

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Map Of Augusta, ME

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Population over time in Augusta

Year Population % Change
2019 18,605 -0.2%
2018 18,635 0.0%
2017 18,626 -0.3%
2016 18,691 -0.4%
2015 18,772 -0.7%
2014 18,898 -0.5%
2013 19,002 -0.5%
2012 19,088 -0.3%
2011 19,140 -0.1%
2010 19,150 -

Race / Ethnicity in Augusta

White
92.9% (17,293)
African American
0.8% (156)
American Indian
0.7% (126)
Asian
1.3% (244)
Hawaiian
0.0% (5)
Other
0.2% (28)
Two Or More
2.2% (408)
Hispanic
1.9% (345)
Race Augusta ME USA
White 92.9% 93.2% 60.7%
African American 0.8% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 1.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.9% 1.7% 18.0%

Gender in Augusta

Female
50.0% (9,304)
Male
50.0% (9,301)
Gender Augusta ME USA
Female 50.0% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 50.0% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Augusta for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (1,302)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (930)
High School / GED
36.0% (6,697)
Some College
19.0% (3,534)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,488)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (3,348)
Master's Degree
5.0% (930)
Professional Degree
1.0% (186)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (186)
Education Augusta ME USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Augusta, Maine

Less than $10,000
8.0% (148,593)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.9% (146,534)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.9% (239,148)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.2% (209,100)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (266,314)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.4% (360,780)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.5% (232,768)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.6% (178,640)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (35,810)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (42,807)
Income Augusta ME USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 5.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.9% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.9% 10.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.2% 9.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 13.2% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.4% 18.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.5% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.6% 14.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 4.6% 7.7%

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