Augusta SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
5
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
8
Commute
9

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Augusta Info Snack

Augusta is the capital of the U.S. state of Maine and the county seat of Kennebec County.
Population
18,691
Unemployment
7.4%
Poverty
21.8%
Median Home
$138,900
Median Income
$40,555
Median Rent
$678

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2

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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Map Of Augusta, ME

Population over time in Augusta

Year Population % Change
2016 18,691 -0.4%
2015 18,772 -0.7%
2014 18,898 -0.5%
2013 19,002 -0.5%
2012 19,088 -0.3%
2011 19,140 -0.1%
2010 19,150 -

Crime in Augusta Per 100k

Crime Augusta ME USA
Violent Crime 414.2 123.8 386.3
Murder 0.0 1.5 5.3
Robbery 70.9 20.0 102.8
Aggravated Assault 245.3 71.3 248.5
Property Crime 3684.5 1645.7 2450.7
Burglary 610.5 300.6 468.9
Larceny 2981.4 1286.8 1745.0
Car Theft 92.7 58.2 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Augusta

White
93.0% (17,383)
African American
0.9% (173)
American Indian
0.8% (158)
Asian
0.9% (170)
Hawaiian
0.0% (3)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.5% (460)
Hispanic
1.8% (344)
Race Augusta ME USA
White 93.0% 93.7% 60.6%
African American 0.9% 1.2% 10.4%
American Indian 0.8% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 1.1% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 2.5% 1.9% 2.5%
Hispanic 1.8% 1.5% 17.3%

Household Income For Augusta, Maine

Less than $10,000
10.7% (1,999)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.4% (1,570)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.1% (1,887)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.0% (2,616)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.4% (2,878)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (3,588)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.8% (1,831)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.2% (1,719)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.8% (336)
$200,000 or more
1.5% (280)
Income Augusta ME USA
Less than $10,000 10.7% 6.8% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.4% 6.0% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.1% 11.3% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.0% 11.2% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.4% 14.0% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 19.2% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.8% 12.7% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.2% 12.0% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.8% 3.6% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 3.3% 5.7%

Gender in Augusta

Female
52.2% (9,757)
Male
47.8% (8,933)
Gender Augusta ME USA
Female 52.2% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 47.8% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Augusta for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.7% (1,255)
9-12th Grade
4.8% (900)
High School / GED
33.8% (6,318)
Some College
22.1% (4,129)
Associate's Degree
6.5% (1,206)
Bachelor's Degree
19.1% (3,566)
Master's Degree
5.3% (996)
Professional Degree
1.0% (179)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (138)
Education Augusta ME USA
< 9th Grade 6.7% 2.9% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 4.8% 5.2% 7.4%
High School / GED 33.8% 33.2% 27.5%
Some College 22.1% 19.7% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.5% 9.7% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 19.1% 18.9% 18.8%
Master's Degree 5.3% 7.4% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.3% 1.3%

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