Living in Bangor, ME

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

Bangor, Maine Info Snack

Population
32,095
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
18.9%
Median Home
$157,000
Median Income
$46,625
Median Rent
$816

Bangor SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Bangor, ME Crime Report

1,203
Total Crimes
3,774.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
52.40%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Bangor
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,203 3,774.5 1,360.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 35 109.8 115.2 366.7
Murder 1 3.1 1.5 5.0
Robbery 15 47.1 14.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 18 56.5 61.3 250.2
Property Crime 1,168 3,664.7 1,245.6 2,109.9
Burglary 64 200.8 174.8 340.5
Larceny 1,076 3,376.0 1,016.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 28 87.9 54.0 219.9

Bangor, ME Cost Of Living

102
Bangor's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Bangor Maine National Average
Overall 102 105 100
Services 115 115 100
Groceries 109 109 100
Health 114 114 100
Housing 81 92 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 107 107 100

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Rankings for Bangor in Maine

Map Of Bangor, ME

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Population over time in Bangor

Year Population % Change
2019 32,095 -0.0%
2018 32,098 -0.4%
2017 32,237 -0.8%
2016 32,491 -0.6%
2015 32,695 -0.3%
2014 32,800 -0.3%
2013 32,900 -0.3%
2012 32,988 0.1%
2011 32,963 0.2%
2010 32,899 -

Race / Ethnicity in Bangor

White
89.5% (28,720)
African American
1.8% (576)
American Indian
0.8% (264)
Asian
2.5% (800)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (150)
Two Or More
2.9% (938)
Hispanic
2.0% (647)
Race Bangor ME USA
White 89.5% 93.2% 60.7%
African American 1.8% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 1.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.0% 1.7% 18.0%

Gender in Bangor

Female
52.1% (16,706)
Male
47.9% (15,388)
Gender Bangor ME USA
Female 52.1% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bangor for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (641)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,604)
High School / GED
28.0% (8,986)
Some College
21.0% (6,739)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (2,888)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (6,739)
Master's Degree
10.0% (3,209)
Professional Degree
2.0% (641)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (641)
Education Bangor ME USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Bangor, Maine

Less than $10,000
9.0% (290,377)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.2% (199,707)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.7% (440,797)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.5% (337,340)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (438,007)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.8% (508,219)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.3% (329,435)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.7% (376,630)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.3% (139,492)
$200,000 or more
4.7% (149,489)
Income Bangor ME USA
Less than $10,000 9.0% 5.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.2% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.7% 10.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.5% 9.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 13.2% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.8% 18.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.3% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.7% 14.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.3% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.7% 4.6% 7.7%

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