Skowhegan, ME
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
6,341
Unemployment
2.4%
Poverty
17.8%
Median Home
$109,300
Median Income
$43,551
Median Rent
$781

Skowhegan SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
4
Safety
6
Amenities
6
Education
5
Commute
8

Skowhegan, ME Crime Report

240
Total Crimes
2,926.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
24.73%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Skowhegan
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 240 2,926.1 1,264.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 14 170.7 108.6 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 1.6 6.5
Robbery 3 36.6 12.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 9 109.7 58.4 279.7
Property Crime 226 2,755.4 1,156.2 1,958.2
Burglary 27 329.2 148.8 314.2
Larceny 187 2,279.9 943.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 12 146.3 63.8 246.0

Skowhegan, ME Cost Of Living

91
Skowhegan's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Skowhegan Maine National Average
Overall 91 103 100
Services 111 109 100
Groceries 103 102 100
Health 112 115 100
Housing 54 92 100
Transportation 103 100 100
Utilities 110 110 100

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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
2020 6,341 -1.4%
2019 6,434 -0.6%
2018 6,476 -2.8%
2017 6,662 6.4%
2016 6,260 0.7%
2015 6,219 -0.4%
2014 6,242 -3.0%
2013 6,438 0.1%
2012 6,434 -5.3%
2011 6,794 -

Race / Ethnicity in Skowhegan

White
94.1% (5,964)
African American
0.1% (9)
American Indian
0.1% (9)
Asian
1.5% (96)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.8% (117)
Hispanic
2.3% (146)
Race Skowhegan ME USA
White 94.1% 92.6% 60.1%
African American 0.1% 1.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.6% 0.6%
Asian 1.5% 1.1% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.3% 1.7% 18.2%

Gender in Skowhegan

Female
53.8% (3,411)
Male
46.2% (2,929)
Gender Skowhegan ME USA
Female 53.8% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 46.2% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Skowhegan for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (443)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (380)
High School / GED
42.0% (2,663)
Some College
19.0% (1,204)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (634)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (824)
Master's Degree
3.0% (190)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Skowhegan ME USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 42.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 9.0% 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
4.1% (25,899)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.0% (56,935)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.0% (88,640)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.5% (79,262)
$35,000 to $49,999
19.2% (121,684)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.8% (131,955)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.2% (77,476)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.0% (37,956)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (14,289)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Skowhegan ME USA
Less than $10,000 4.1% 5.3% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.0% 4.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.0% 9.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.5% 9.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 19.2% 13.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.8% 18.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.2% 13.8% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.0% 15.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 5.5% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 4.9% 8.3%

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