Living in Biddeford, ME

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

Biddeford, Maine Info Snack

Population
21,462
Unemployment
4.4%
Poverty
11.7%
Median Home
$245,900
Median Income
$53,120
Median Rent
$929

Biddeford SnackAbility

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

Biddeford, ME Crime Report

670
Total Crimes
3,109.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
25.56%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Biddeford
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 670 3,109.8 1,360.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 92 427.0 115.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.5 5.0
Robbery 9 41.8 14.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 59 273.8 61.3 250.2
Property Crime 578 2,682.8 1,245.6 2,109.9
Burglary 53 246.0 174.8 340.5
Larceny 511 2,371.8 1,016.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 14 65.0 54.0 219.9

Biddeford, ME Cost Of Living

110
Biddeford's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Biddeford Maine National Average
Overall 110 105 100
Services 115 115 100
Groceries 109 109 100
Health 114 114 100
Housing 108 92 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 107 107 100

Biddeford, ME Photos

Tugboat Hersey
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Biddeford Maine Town Hall Circa Larger Image Cropped
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Rankings for Biddeford in Maine

Map Of Biddeford, ME

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Population over time in Biddeford

Year Population % Change
2019 21,462 0.0%
2018 21,452 0.2%
2017 21,413 0.3%
2016 21,341 0.2%
2015 21,289 -0.1%
2014 21,303 -0.1%
2013 21,318 -0.2%
2012 21,351 -0.4%
2011 21,436 -0.3%
2010 21,490 -

Race / Ethnicity in Biddeford

White
89.6% (19,227)
African American
3.0% (637)
American Indian
0.1% (22)
Asian
3.3% (713)
Hawaiian
0.0% (6)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.7% (355)
Hispanic
2.3% (502)
Race Biddeford ME USA
White 89.6% 93.2% 60.7%
African American 3.0% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 3.3% 1.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.3% 1.7% 18.0%

Gender in Biddeford

Female
52.4% (11,247)
Male
47.6% (10,215)
Gender Biddeford ME USA
Female 52.4% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Biddeford for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (858)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,287)
High School / GED
35.0% (7,511)
Some College
17.0% (3,648)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,146)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (3,863)
Master's Degree
7.0% (1,502)
Professional Degree
2.0% (429)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (214)
Education Biddeford ME USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Biddeford, Maine

Less than $10,000
3.6% (77,965)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.8% (103,637)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.1% (217,733)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.0% (279,060)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.8% (317,330)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.9% (448,303)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.4% (266,462)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.2% (304,970)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.4% (72,498)
$200,000 or more
2.7% (58,236)
Income Biddeford ME USA
Less than $10,000 3.6% 5.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.8% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.1% 10.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.0% 9.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.8% 13.2% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.9% 18.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.4% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.2% 14.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.4% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.7% 4.6% 7.7%

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