Living in Orono, ME

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

Orono, Maine Info Snack

Population
9,541
Unemployment
8.9%
Poverty
38.0%
Median Home
$172,800
Median Income
$39,688
Median Rent
$907

Orono SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
6
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
9.5

Orono, ME Crime Report

84
Total Crimes
783.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-68.37%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Orono
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 84 783.4 1,360.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 7 65.3 115.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.5 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 14.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 4 37.3 61.3 250.2
Property Crime 77 718.1 1,245.6 2,109.9
Burglary 6 56.0 174.8 340.5
Larceny 67 624.9 1,016.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 4 37.3 54.0 219.9

Orono, ME Cost Of Living

107
Orono's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Orono Maine National Average
Overall 107 105 100
Services 115 115 100
Groceries 109 109 100
Health 114 114 100
Housing 98 92 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 107 107 100

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Rankings for Orono in Maine

Map Of Orono, ME

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4

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Population over time in Orono

Year Population % Change
2019 9,541 0.7%
2018 9,474 -2.0%
2017 9,667 0.7%
2016 9,601 0.8%
2015 9,522 0.1%
2014 9,514 1.5%
2013 9,377 2.3%
2012 9,169 2.6%
2011 8,941 -0.0%
2010 8,942 -

Race / Ethnicity in Orono

White
86.4% (8,239)
African American
2.4% (228)
American Indian
0.2% (20)
Asian
4.2% (396)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (19)
Two Or More
2.8% (267)
Hispanic
3.9% (372)
Race Orono ME USA
White 86.4% 93.2% 60.7%
African American 2.4% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 4.2% 1.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.9% 1.7% 18.0%

Gender in Orono

Female
47.8% (4,557)
Male
52.2% (4,984)
Gender Orono ME USA
Female 47.8% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 52.2% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Orono for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (286)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (190)
High School / GED
11.0% (1,049)
Some College
15.0% (1,431)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (763)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (2,385)
Master's Degree
19.0% (1,812)
Professional Degree
5.0% (477)
Doctorate Degree
12.0% (1,144)
Education Orono ME USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 11.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 19.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 12.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Orono, Maine

Less than $10,000
11.9% (113,712)
$10,000 to $14,999
13.7% (130,317)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.7% (111,907)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.3% (79,418)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.5% (99,994)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.3% (136,454)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.0% (95,301)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.4% (118,766)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (27,435)
$200,000 or more
4.3% (40,792)
Income Orono ME USA
Less than $10,000 11.9% 5.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 13.7% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.7% 10.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.3% 9.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.5% 13.2% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.3% 18.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.0% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.4% 14.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.3% 4.6% 7.7%

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