Living in Lewiston, ME

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

Lewiston, Maine Info Snack

Population
36,095
Unemployment
4.6%
Poverty
18.1%
Median Home
$140,600
Median Income
$44,523
Median Rent
$748

Lewiston SnackAbility

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

Lewiston, ME Crime Report

823
Total Crimes
2,294.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-7.35%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lewiston
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 823 2,294.7 1,360.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 107 298.3 115.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.5 5.0
Robbery 18 50.2 14.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 58 161.7 61.3 250.2
Property Crime 716 1,996.4 1,245.6 2,109.9
Burglary 122 340.2 174.8 340.5
Larceny 555 1,547.5 1,016.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 39 108.7 54.0 219.9

Lewiston, ME Cost Of Living

100
Lewiston's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Lewiston Maine National Average
Overall 100 105 100
Services 115 115 100
Groceries 109 109 100
Health 114 114 100
Housing 76 92 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 107 107 100

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Rankings for Lewiston in Maine

Map Of Lewiston, ME

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Population over time in Lewiston

Year Population % Change
2019 36,095 -0.0%
2018 36,097 -0.3%
2017 36,211 -0.2%
2016 36,277 -0.2%
2015 36,356 -0.1%
2014 36,410 -0.3%
2013 36,536 -0.1%
2012 36,588 -0.1%
2011 36,629 -0.1%
2010 36,684 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lewiston

White
85.8% (30,979)
African American
5.3% (1,926)
American Indian
0.2% (68)
Asian
1.1% (402)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (3)
Two Or More
5.3% (1,916)
Hispanic
2.2% (801)
Race Lewiston ME USA
White 85.8% 93.2% 60.7%
African American 5.3% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 1.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.3% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.2% 1.7% 18.0%

Gender in Lewiston

Female
52.0% (18,770)
Male
48.0% (17,325)
Gender Lewiston ME USA
Female 52.0% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lewiston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (2,165)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (2,887)
High School / GED
36.0% (12,994)
Some College
19.0% (6,858)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (3,970)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (5,053)
Master's Degree
4.0% (1,443)
Professional Degree
1.0% (360)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (360)
Education Lewiston ME USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lewiston, Maine

Less than $10,000
8.6% (311,096)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.1% (256,087)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.7% (457,167)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (359,170)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.6% (600,697)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.4% (629,125)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.9% (465,257)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.8% (352,929)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (111,865)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (66,102)
Income Lewiston ME USA
Less than $10,000 8.6% 5.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.1% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.7% 10.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 9.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.6% 13.2% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.4% 18.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.9% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.8% 14.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 4.6% 7.7%

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