Living in Bath, ME

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Bath SnackAbility

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

Bath, ME Crime Report

158
Total Crimes
1,905.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-25.82%
Below National Average

Bath, ME Cost Of Living

104
Bath's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average

Bath, Maine Info Snack

Bath is a city in Sagadahoc County, Maine, in the United States. The population was 8,514 at the 2010 census, and 8,357 as of 2013, the population has had a change of -10.2% since 2000. It is the county seat of Sagadahoc County, which includes one city and 10 towns. The city is popular with tourists, many drawn by its 19th-century architecture. It is home to the Bath Iron Works and Heritage Days Festival, held annually on the Fourth of July weekend. It is commonly known as "The City of Ships." Bath is part of the metropolitan statistical area of Greater Portland.
Population
8,320
Unemployment
1.1%
Poverty
14.6%
Median Home
$163,600
Median Income
$50,160
Median Rent
$849

Bath, ME Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Bath in Maine

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2

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3

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4

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Population 5,667

5

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Population 36,097

Map Of Bath, ME

Population over time in Bath

Year Population % Change
2017 8,320 0.1%
2016 8,314 -0.2%
2015 8,334 -0.2%
2014 8,349 -0.6%
2013 8,396 -0.7%
2012 8,456 -1.1%
2011 8,547 -1.2%
2010 8,647 -1.3%
2009 8,759 -
Crime/100k Bath ME USA
Violent Crime 60.3 112.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.8 5.0
Robbery 0.0 17.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 24.1 60.0 246.8
Property Crime 1844.9 1357.8 2199.5
Burglary 205.0 202.7 376.0
Larceny 1615.8 1097.1 1594.6
Car Theft 24.1 58.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Bath

White
94.3% (7,843)
African American
0.2% (15)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (47)
Two Or More
3.6% (297)
Hispanic
1.4% (118)
Race Bath ME USA
White 94.3% 93.4% 61.1%
African American 0.2% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.6% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.4% 1.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Bath, Maine

Less than $10,000
8.0% (66,165)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.6% (46,840)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.7% (97,042)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.3% (102,293)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.3% (102,503)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.4% (161,106)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (97,882)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.2% (109,434)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (23,315)
$200,000 or more
3.1% (25,415)
Income Bath ME USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 6.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.6% 5.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.7% 10.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.3% 10.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.3% 13.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.4% 19.0% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 13.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.2% 13.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 4.6% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.1% 4.1% 7.0%

Gender in Bath

Female
49.6% (4,123)
Male
50.4% (4,197)
Gender Bath ME USA
Female 49.6% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 50.4% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bath for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (416)
High School / GED
29.0% (2,412)
Some College
23.0% (1,913)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (665)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (1,497)
Master's Degree
12.0% (998)
Professional Degree
3.0% (249)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (166)
Education Bath ME USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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