Caribou, ME
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Caribou, Maine Info Snack

Population
7,659
Unemployment
2.5%
Poverty
14.0%
Median Home
$93,100
Median Income
$42,325
Median Rent
$564

Caribou SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
3
Safety
8
Amenities
6
Education
7
Commute
9.5

Caribou, ME Crime Report

152
Total Crimes
2,018.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-13.98%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Caribou
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 152 2,018.1 1,264.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 6 79.7 108.6 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 1.6 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 12.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 6 79.7 58.4 279.7
Property Crime 146 1,938.4 1,156.2 1,958.2
Burglary 27 358.5 148.8 314.2
Larceny 102 1,354.2 943.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 17 225.7 63.8 246.0

Caribou, ME Cost Of Living

93
Caribou's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Caribou Maine National Average
Overall 93 103 100
Services 109 109 100
Groceries 102 102 100
Health 115 115 100
Housing 51 92 100
Transportation 103 100 100
Utilities 108 110 100

Caribou, ME Photos

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Rankings for Caribou in Maine

Map Of Caribou, ME

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Population over time in Caribou

Year Population % Change
2020 7,659 -1.2%
2019 7,749 -1.0%
2018 7,827 -0.9%
2017 7,902 -0.7%
2016 7,960 -0.8%
2015 8,025 -0.9%
2014 8,099 -0.9%
2013 8,169 -0.6%
2012 8,221 -0.2%
2011 8,235 -

Race / Ethnicity in Caribou

White
96.3% (7,375)
African American
0.2% (16)
American Indian
0.8% (63)
Asian
0.1% (11)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.3% (96)
Hispanic
1.3% (98)
Race Caribou ME USA
White 96.3% 92.6% 60.1%
African American 0.2% 1.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.8% 0.6% 0.6%
Asian 0.1% 1.1% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 1.3% 1.7% 18.2%

Gender in Caribou

Female
46.4% (3,557)
Male
53.6% (4,102)
Gender Caribou ME USA
Female 46.4% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 53.6% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Caribou for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (306)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (306)
High School / GED
37.0% (2,833)
Some College
22.0% (1,684)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (1,072)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (1,072)
Master's Degree
4.0% (306)
Professional Degree
1.0% (76)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Caribou ME USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Caribou, Maine

Less than $10,000
4.5% (34,607)
$10,000 to $14,999
12.3% (94,141)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.0% (114,534)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.5% (72,511)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.8% (120,714)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (135,752)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (87,549)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.8% (67,773)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (20,187)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (18,127)
Income Caribou ME USA
Less than $10,000 4.5% 5.3% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 12.3% 4.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.0% 9.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.5% 9.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.8% 13.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 18.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 13.8% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.8% 15.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 5.5% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 4.9% 8.3%

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