Skowhegan, ME
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
6,313
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
19.8%
Median Home
$101,200
Median Income
$42,099
Median Rent
$803

Skowhegan SnackAbility

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

Skowhegan, ME Crime Report

224
Total Crimes
2,727.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
10.11%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Skowhegan
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 224 2,727.1 1,360.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 25 304.4 115.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.5 5.0
Robbery 2 24.3 14.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 13 158.3 61.3 250.2
Property Crime 199 2,422.7 1,245.6 2,109.9
Burglary 21 255.7 174.8 340.5
Larceny 170 2,069.6 1,016.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 8 97.4 54.0 219.9

Skowhegan, ME Cost Of Living

94
Skowhegan's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Skowhegan Maine National Average
Overall 94 105 100
Services 115 115 100
Groceries 109 109 100
Health 114 114 100
Housing 56 92 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 107 107 100

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Rankings for Skowhegan in Maine

Map Of Skowhegan, ME

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Population over time in Skowhegan

Year Population % Change
2019 6,313 -1.9%
2018 6,434 -0.6%
2017 6,476 -2.8%
2016 6,662 6.4%
2015 6,260 0.7%
2014 6,219 -0.4%
2013 6,242 -3.0%
2012 6,438 0.1%
2011 6,434 -5.3%
2010 6,794 -

Race / Ethnicity in Skowhegan

White
92.1% (5,813)
African American
0.1% (8)
American Indian
1.5% (96)
Asian
1.3% (84)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.1% (196)
Hispanic
1.8% (116)
Race Skowhegan ME USA
White 92.1% 93.2% 60.7%
African American 0.1% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 1.5% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 1.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.1% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.8% 1.7% 18.0%

Gender in Skowhegan

Female
52.4% (3,311)
Male
47.6% (3,002)
Gender Skowhegan ME USA
Female 52.4% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Skowhegan for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (568)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (505)
High School / GED
36.0% (2,272)
Some College
21.0% (1,325)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (757)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (694)
Master's Degree
3.0% (189)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Skowhegan ME USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Skowhegan, Maine

Less than $10,000
6.2% (39,244)
$10,000 to $14,999
12.6% (79,842)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.5% (85,255)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.1% (76,459)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.5% (85,481)
$50,000 to $74,999
24.0% (151,566)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.9% (62,701)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.0% (31,801)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (18,945)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Skowhegan ME USA
Less than $10,000 6.2% 5.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 12.6% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.5% 10.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.1% 9.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.5% 13.2% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 24.0% 18.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.9% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.0% 14.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 4.6% 7.7%

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