Waterville, ME
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
16,577
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
21.2%
Median Home
$125,000
Median Income
$38,862
Median Rent
$727

Waterville SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Waterville, ME Crime Report

479
Total Crimes
2,857.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
15.36%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Waterville
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 479 2,857.1 1,360.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 37 220.7 115.2 366.7
Murder 1 6.0 1.5 5.0
Robbery 2 11.9 14.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 17 101.4 61.3 250.2
Property Crime 442 2,636.4 1,245.6 2,109.9
Burglary 33 196.8 174.8 340.5
Larceny 398 2,374.0 1,016.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 11 65.6 54.0 219.9

Waterville, ME Cost Of Living

97
Waterville's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Waterville Maine National Average
Overall 97 105 100
Services 115 115 100
Groceries 109 109 100
Health 114 114 100
Housing 66 92 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 107 107 100

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Rankings for Waterville in Maine

Map Of Waterville, ME

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Population over time in Waterville

Year Population % Change
2019 16,577 0.4%
2018 16,515 0.9%
2017 16,374 1.5%
2016 16,134 0.9%
2015 15,989 0.6%
2014 15,886 0.6%
2013 15,798 0.1%
2012 15,780 0.2%
2011 15,746 -0.2%
2010 15,777 -

Race / Ethnicity in Waterville

White
92.1% (15,273)
African American
0.8% (138)
American Indian
0.2% (34)
Asian
2.6% (424)
Hawaiian
0.2% (29)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.7% (277)
Hispanic
2.4% (402)
Race Waterville ME USA
White 92.1% 93.2% 60.7%
African American 0.8% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 2.6% 1.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.4% 1.7% 18.0%

Gender in Waterville

Female
54.1% (8,963)
Male
45.9% (7,614)
Gender Waterville ME USA
Female 54.1% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 45.9% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Waterville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (331)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (828)
High School / GED
30.0% (4,973)
Some College
21.0% (3,481)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,823)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (2,818)
Master's Degree
8.0% (1,326)
Professional Degree
2.0% (331)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (663)
Education Waterville ME USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Waterville, Maine

Less than $10,000
12.3% (203,368)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.0% (99,895)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.4% (272,031)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.2% (169,036)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (236,984)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.8% (262,494)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.2% (185,963)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.9% (130,889)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (39,338)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (57,696)
Income Waterville ME USA
Less than $10,000 12.3% 5.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.0% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.4% 10.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.2% 9.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 13.2% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.8% 18.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.2% 13.8% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.9% 14.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 4.6% 7.7%

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