Belfast, ME
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Belfast, Maine Info Snack

Population
6,688
Unemployment
7.9%
Poverty
13.5%
Median Home
$190,500
Median Income
$62,857
Median Rent
$888

Belfast SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
9
Amenities
6
Education
9
Commute
9

Belfast, ME Crime Report

41
Total Crimes
610.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-75.37%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Belfast
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 41 610.1 1,360.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 3 44.6 115.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.5 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 14.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 3 44.6 61.3 250.2
Property Crime 38 565.5 1,245.6 2,109.9
Burglary 8 119.0 174.8 340.5
Larceny 27 401.8 1,016.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 44.6 54.0 219.9

Belfast, ME Cost Of Living

109
Belfast's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Belfast Maine National Average
Overall 109 105 100
Services 115 115 100
Groceries 109 109 100
Health 114 114 100
Housing 103 92 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 107 107 100

Belfast, ME Photos

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Rankings for Belfast in Maine

Map Of Belfast, ME

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Population over time in Belfast

Year Population % Change
2019 6,688 -0.1%
2018 6,696 0.2%
2017 6,680 0.6%
2016 6,641 -0.4%
2015 6,668 0.1%
2014 6,664 -0.1%
2013 6,672 0.1%
2012 6,664 -0.2%
2011 6,676 -0.2%
2010 6,691 -

Race / Ethnicity in Belfast

White
92.8% (6,206)
African American
1.1% (76)
American Indian
0.5% (34)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.6% (106)
Two Or More
2.2% (148)
Hispanic
1.8% (118)
Race Belfast ME USA
White 92.8% 93.2% 60.7%
African American 1.1% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 1.6% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.8% 1.7% 18.0%

Gender in Belfast

Female
56.5% (3,778)
Male
43.5% (2,909)
Gender Belfast ME USA
Female 56.5% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 43.5% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Belfast for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (66)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (200)
High School / GED
21.0% (1,404)
Some College
22.0% (1,471)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (334)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (1,872)
Master's Degree
14.0% (936)
Professional Degree
3.0% (200)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (200)
Education Belfast ME USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Belfast, Maine

Less than $10,000
6.4% (42,769)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (32,797)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (77,561)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (65,594)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.8% (72,021)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.6% (104,375)
$75,000 to $99,999
18.8% (125,427)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.7% (84,874)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.7% (38,115)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (25,262)
Income Belfast ME USA
Less than $10,000 6.4% 5.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 10.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 9.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.8% 13.2% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.6% 18.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 18.8% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.7% 14.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.7% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 4.6% 7.7%

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