Living in Brunswick, ME

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Brunswick SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
8.5

Brunswick, ME Crime Report

389
Total Crimes
1,881.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-26.73%
Below National Average

Brunswick, ME Cost Of Living

107
Brunswick's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

Brunswick, Maine Info Snack

Brunswick is a town in Cumberland County in southern Maine, United States. The population was 20,278 at the 2010 United States Census. Part of the Portland-South Portland-Biddeford metropolitan area, Brunswick is home to Bowdoin College, the Bowdoin College Museum of Art, the Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum, The Theater Project, and the Maine State Music Theatre. It is also home to Mid Coast Hospital, one of Maine's newest full-service hospitals. It was home to Naval Air Station Brunswick which was permanently closed on May 31, 2011.
Population
15,244
Unemployment
4.6%
Poverty
12.0%
Median Home
$213,200
Median Income
$54,646
Median Rent
$803

Rankings for Brunswick in Maine

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1

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Population 5,608

2

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Population 2,049

3

Falmouth, ME
Population 2,049

4

Topsham, ME
Population 6,103

5

Bath, ME
Population 8,320

6

Auburn, ME
Population 23,064

7

Lewiston, ME
Population 36,097

Map Of Brunswick, ME

Population over time in Brunswick

Year Population % Change
2017 15,244 -1.2%
2016 15,425 -0.9%
2015 15,564 0.7%
2014 15,453 1.2%
2013 15,275 1.9%
2012 14,988 3.1%
2011 14,544 0.3%
2010 14,495 -2.2%
2009 14,821 -
Crime/100k Brunswick ME USA
Violent Crime 135.4 112.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.8 5.0
Robbery 24.2 17.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 48.4 60.0 246.8
Property Crime 1746.3 1357.8 2199.5
Burglary 164.5 202.7 376.0
Larceny 1533.5 1097.1 1594.6
Car Theft 48.4 58.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Brunswick

White
87.1% (13,272)
African American
2.5% (378)
American Indian
0.1% (11)
Asian
3.1% (471)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.7% (565)
Hispanic
3.6% (547)
Race Brunswick ME USA
White 87.1% 93.4% 61.1%
African American 2.5% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 3.1% 1.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.7% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.6% 1.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Brunswick, Maine

Less than $10,000
6.0% (91,030)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.4% (82,842)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.8% (134,137)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.5% (159,423)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (212,163)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.4% (265,385)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.1% (138,713)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.5% (236,727)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.5% (113,667)
$200,000 or more
5.9% (90,308)
Income Brunswick ME USA
Less than $10,000 6.0% 6.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.4% 5.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.8% 10.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.5% 10.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 13.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.4% 19.0% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.1% 13.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.5% 13.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.5% 4.6% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 5.9% 4.1% 7.0%

Gender in Brunswick

Female
50.9% (7,762)
Male
49.1% (7,481)
Gender Brunswick ME USA
Female 50.9% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 49.1% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Brunswick for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (152)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (609)
High School / GED
23.0% (3,506)
Some College
19.0% (2,896)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,219)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (3,353)
Master's Degree
14.0% (2,134)
Professional Degree
4.0% (609)
Doctorate Degree
5.0% (762)
Education Brunswick ME USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 5.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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