Belfast SnackAbility

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

Belfast, ME Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Belfast, Maine Info Snack

Belfast is a city in Waldo County, Maine, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 6,668. Located at the mouth of the Passagassawakeag River estuary on Penobscot Bay, Belfast is the county seat of Waldo County. The seaport has a wealth of antique architecture in several historic districts, and remains popular with tourists.
Population
6,696
Unemployment
7.1%
Poverty
14.8%
Median Home
$189,700
Median Income
$60,993
Median Rent
$812

Rankings for Belfast in Maine

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3

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4

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Map Of Belfast, ME

Population over time in Belfast

Year Population % Change
2017 6,696 0.2%
2016 6,680 0.6%
2015 6,641 -0.4%
2014 6,668 0.1%
2013 6,664 -0.1%
2012 6,672 0.1%
2011 6,664 -0.2%
2010 6,676 -0.2%
2009 6,691 -
Crime/100k Belfast ME USA
Violent Crime 73.9 112.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.8 5.0
Robbery 0.0 17.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 59.1 60.0 246.8
Property Crime 1389.5 1357.8 2199.5
Burglary 458.2 202.7 376.0
Larceny 857.4 1097.1 1594.6
Car Theft 73.9 58.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Belfast

White
95.1% (6,371)
African American
0.8% (52)
American Indian
0.4% (30)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (82)
Hispanic
2.4% (161)
Race Belfast ME USA
White 95.1% 93.4% 61.1%
African American 0.8% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.4% 1.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Belfast, Maine

Less than $10,000
5.9% (39,625)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (34,700)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.0% (73,653)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.7% (65,146)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.8% (85,966)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (117,980)
$75,000 to $99,999
20.6% (137,904)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.8% (72,534)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (22,163)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (19,924)
Income Belfast ME USA
Less than $10,000 5.9% 606.7% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 552.8% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.0% 1023.6% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.7% 997.7% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.8% 1341.7% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 1895.6% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 20.6% 1331.4% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.8% 1379.6% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 459.0% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 412.1% 697.9%

Gender in Belfast

Female
54.9% (3,673)
Male
45.1% (3,023)
Gender Belfast ME USA
Female 54.9% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 45.1% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Belfast for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (66)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (267)
High School / GED
24.0% (1,607)
Some College
25.0% (1,674)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (401)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (1,674)
Master's Degree
11.0% (736)
Professional Degree
2.0% (133)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (133)
Education Belfast ME USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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