Gorham, ME
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
7,322
Unemployment
1.1%
Poverty
3.0%
Median Home
$296,500
Median Income
$80,859
Median Rent
$1,124

Gorham SnackAbility

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

Gorham, ME Crime Report

86
Total Crimes
473.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-79.82%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Gorham
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 86 473.4 1,264.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 5 27.5 108.6 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 1.6 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 12.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 2 11.0 58.4 279.7
Property Crime 81 445.9 1,156.2 1,958.2
Burglary 15 82.6 148.8 314.2
Larceny 61 335.8 943.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 5 27.5 63.8 246.0

Gorham, ME Cost Of Living

112
Gorham's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Gorham Maine National Average
Overall 112 103 100
Services 111 109 100
Groceries 100 102 100
Health 113 115 100
Housing 118 92 100
Transportation 100 100 100
Utilities 106 110 100

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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
2020 7,322 9.1%
2019 6,711 1.6%
2018 6,607 4.4%
2017 6,331 -1.8%
2016 6,445 -2.3%
2015 6,596 -1.2%
2014 6,677 -4.4%
2013 6,983 -0.9%
2012 7,049 -3.3%
2011 7,288 -

Race / Ethnicity in Gorham

White
89.4% (6,545)
African American
1.9% (138)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.9% (211)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (4)
Two Or More
3.7% (270)
Hispanic
2.1% (154)
Race Gorham ME USA
White 89.4% 92.6% 60.1%
African American 1.9% 1.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.6% 0.6%
Asian 2.9% 1.1% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.7% 2.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.1% 1.7% 18.2%

Gender in Gorham

Female
54.3% (3,975)
Male
45.7% (3,346)
Gender Gorham ME USA
Female 54.3% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 45.7% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gorham for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (292)
High School / GED
21.0% (1,537)
Some College
15.0% (1,098)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (1,025)
Bachelor's Degree
31.0% (2,269)
Master's Degree
13.0% (951)
Professional Degree
1.0% (73)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (73)
Education Gorham ME USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 9.0% 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
2.0% (14,740)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.0% (36,567)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.8% (28,063)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.4% (24,945)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.6% (70,300)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.4% (149,104)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.4% (97,796)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.3% (126,994)
$150,000 to $199,999
15.6% (114,521)
$200,000 or more
9.4% (69,166)
Income Gorham ME USA
Less than $10,000 2.0% 5.3% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.0% 4.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.8% 9.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.4% 9.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.6% 13.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.4% 18.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.4% 13.8% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.3% 15.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 15.6% 5.5% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 9.4% 4.9% 8.3%

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