Gorham, ME
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
6,759
Unemployment
1.3%
Poverty
5.3%
Median Home
$262,100
Median Income
$69,171
Median Rent
$1,009

Gorham SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
5
Safety
9
Amenities
7
Education
9
Commute
8

Gorham, ME Crime Report

138
Total Crimes
774.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-68.73%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Gorham
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 138 774.5 1,360.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 7 39.3 115.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.5 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 14.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 5 28.1 61.3 250.2
Property Crime 131 735.2 1,245.6 2,109.9
Burglary 7 39.3 174.8 340.5
Larceny 121 679.1 1,016.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 16.8 54.0 219.9

Gorham, ME Cost Of Living

113
Gorham's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Gorham Maine National Average
Overall 113 105 100
Services 115 115 100
Groceries 109 109 100
Health 114 114 100
Housing 117 92 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 107 107 100

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Rankings for Gorham in Maine

Map Of Gorham, ME

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Population over time in Gorham

Year Population % Change
2019 6,759 0.7%
2018 6,711 1.6%
2017 6,607 4.4%
2016 6,331 -1.8%
2015 6,445 -2.3%
2014 6,596 -1.2%
2013 6,677 -4.4%
2012 6,983 -0.9%
2011 7,049 -3.3%
2010 7,288 -

Race / Ethnicity in Gorham

White
92.4% (6,247)
African American
1.7% (112)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.5% (33)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (4)
Two Or More
2.5% (166)
Hispanic
2.9% (197)
Race Gorham ME USA
White 92.4% 93.2% 60.7%
African American 1.7% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 1.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.9% 1.7% 18.0%

Gender in Gorham

Female
55.2% (3,731)
Male
44.8% (3,027)
Gender Gorham ME USA
Female 55.2% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 44.8% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gorham for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (202)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (67)
High School / GED
24.0% (1,622)
Some College
13.0% (878)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (946)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (2,027)
Master's Degree
13.0% (878)
Professional Degree
1.0% (67)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (67)
Education Gorham ME USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 13.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Gorham, Maine

Less than $10,000
2.3% (15,608)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.0% (27,036)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.7% (32,052)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.1% (47,661)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (89,469)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.6% (153,018)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.1% (75,254)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.2% (116,505)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.0% (74,139)
$200,000 or more
6.7% (45,152)
Income Gorham ME USA
Less than $10,000 2.3% 5.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.0% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.7% 10.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.1% 9.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 13.2% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.6% 18.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.1% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.2% 14.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.0% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 6.7% 4.6% 7.7%

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