Orono, ME
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
9,523
Unemployment
7.5%
Poverty
35.0%
Median Home
$173,700
Median Income
$43,102
Median Rent
$927

Orono SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
7
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8
Education
9.5
Commute
9.5

Orono, ME Crime Report

90
Total Crimes
829.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-64.65%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Orono
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 90 829.4 1,264.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 3 27.6 108.6 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 1.6 6.5
Robbery 1 9.2 12.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 1 9.2 58.4 279.7
Property Crime 87 801.8 1,156.2 1,958.2
Burglary 17 156.7 148.8 314.2
Larceny 64 589.8 943.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 6 55.3 63.8 246.0

Orono, ME Cost Of Living

106
Orono's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Orono Maine National Average
Overall 106 103 100
Services 110 109 100
Groceries 101 102 100
Health 116 115 100
Housing 99 92 100
Transportation 102 100 100
Utilities 109 110 100

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Rankings for Orono in Maine

Map Of Orono, ME

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3

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4

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Population over time in Orono

Year Population % Change
2020 9,523 0.5%
2019 9,474 -2.0%
2018 9,667 0.7%
2017 9,601 0.8%
2016 9,522 0.1%
2015 9,514 1.5%
2014 9,377 2.3%
2013 9,169 2.6%
2012 8,941 -0.0%
2011 8,942 -

Race / Ethnicity in Orono

White
84.8% (8,080)
African American
2.7% (260)
American Indian
0.1% (11)
Asian
4.1% (388)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (17)
Two Or More
3.7% (356)
Hispanic
4.3% (411)
Race Orono ME USA
White 84.8% 92.6% 60.1%
African American 2.7% 1.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.6% 0.6%
Asian 4.1% 1.1% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.7% 2.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.3% 1.7% 18.2%

Gender in Orono

Female
48.7% (4,638)
Male
51.3% (4,884)
Gender Orono ME USA
Female 48.7% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 51.3% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Orono for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (95)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (95)
High School / GED
9.0% (857)
Some College
15.0% (1,428)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (571)
Bachelor's Degree
29.0% (2,761)
Master's Degree
20.0% (1,904)
Professional Degree
6.0% (571)
Doctorate Degree
13.0% (1,237)
Education Orono ME USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 9.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 29.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 20.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 6.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 13.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Orono, Maine

Less than $10,000
10.6% (100,524)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.7% (92,296)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.3% (126,639)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (93,727)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (129,501)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.6% (110,541)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.5% (90,865)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.6% (110,898)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.5% (52,229)
$200,000 or more
4.7% (45,075)
Income Orono ME USA
Less than $10,000 10.6% 5.3% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.7% 4.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.3% 9.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 9.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 13.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.6% 18.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.5% 13.8% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.6% 15.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.5% 5.5% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.7% 4.9% 8.3%

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