Saco, ME
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
19,497
Unemployment
2.3%
Poverty
7.3%
Median Home
$258,900
Median Income
$70,517
Median Rent
$1,173

Saco SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
4
Safety
8
Amenities
7
Education
8.5
Commute
7

Saco, ME Crime Report

321
Total Crimes
1,612.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-34.90%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Saco
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 321 1,612.4 1,360.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 21 105.5 115.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.5 5.0
Robbery 1 5.0 14.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 8 40.2 61.3 250.2
Property Crime 300 1,506.9 1,245.6 2,109.9
Burglary 46 231.1 174.8 340.5
Larceny 234 1,175.4 1,016.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 20 100.5 54.0 219.9

Saco, ME Cost Of Living

113
Saco's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Saco Maine National Average
Overall 113 105 100
Services 115 115 100
Groceries 109 109 100
Health 114 114 100
Housing 119 92 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 107 107 100

Saco, ME Photos

Boston And Maine Rr Bridge Saco
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York Millsc Sacoc Me
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Rankings for Saco in Maine

Map Of Saco, ME

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Population over time in Saco

Year Population % Change
2019 19,497 0.8%
2018 19,342 1.1%
2017 19,127 0.6%
2016 19,008 0.7%
2015 18,874 0.6%
2014 18,757 0.6%
2013 18,647 0.5%
2012 18,561 0.6%
2011 18,455 0.3%
2010 18,398 -

Race / Ethnicity in Saco

White
94.8% (18,481)
African American
0.8% (159)
American Indian
0.1% (27)
Asian
0.7% (131)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.1% (416)
Hispanic
1.5% (283)
Race Saco ME USA
White 94.8% 93.2% 60.7%
African American 0.8% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 1.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.1% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.5% 1.7% 18.0%

Gender in Saco

Female
51.8% (10,100)
Male
48.2% (9,397)
Gender Saco ME USA
Female 51.8% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Saco for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (389)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (779)
High School / GED
26.0% (5,069)
Some College
19.0% (3,704)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,949)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (5,069)
Master's Degree
10.0% (1,949)
Professional Degree
2.0% (389)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (194)
Education Saco ME USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Saco, Maine

Less than $10,000
3.0% (58,101)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.5% (48,049)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.3% (104,189)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.6% (148,072)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.1% (215,734)
$50,000 to $74,999
25.0% (487,608)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.2% (276,042)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.9% (368,219)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.5% (126,989)
$200,000 or more
6.0% (116,692)
Income Saco ME USA
Less than $10,000 3.0% 5.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.5% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.3% 10.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.6% 9.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.1% 13.2% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 25.0% 18.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.2% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.9% 14.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.5% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 6.0% 4.6% 7.7%

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