Gorham SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
5
Safety
9
Amenities
7
Education
9
Commute
8.5

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Gorham, Maine Info Snack

Gorham is a town in Cumberland County, Maine, United States. The population was 16,381 at the 2010 census. The 2012 estimate of Gorham's population was 16,667. In addition to its urban village center known as Gorham Village or simply "the Village," the town encompasses a number of smaller, unincorporated villages and hamlets with distinct historical identities, including South Gorham, West Gorham, Little Falls, White Rock, and North Gorham. Gorham is home to one of the three campuses of the University of Southern Maine. In 2013, Gorham was voted second best town in Maine after Hampden by a financial website.
Population
6,711
Unemployment
1.4%
Poverty
5.6%
Median Home
$247,600
Median Income
$66,020
Median Rent
$930

Rankings for Gorham in Maine

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Map Of Gorham, ME

Population over time in Gorham

Year Population % Change
2017 6,711 6.0%
2016 6,331 -1.8%
2015 6,445 -2.3%
2014 6,596 -1.2%
2013 6,677 -4.4%
2012 6,983 -0.9%
2011 7,049 -3.3%
2010 7,288 -
Crime/100k Gorham ME USA
Violent Crime 22.7 112.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.8 5.0
Robbery 11.4 17.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 11.4 60.0 246.8
Property Crime 528.1 1357.8 2199.5
Burglary 113.6 202.7 376.0
Larceny 408.9 1097.1 1594.6
Car Theft 5.7 58.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Gorham

White
92.6% (6,217)
African American
1.5% (100)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.4% (28)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (5)
Two Or More
2.8% (188)
Hispanic
2.6% (173)
Race Gorham ME USA
White 92.6% 93.4% 61.1%
African American 1.5% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 1.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.6% 1.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Gorham, Maine

Less than $10,000
3.6% (24,070)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.7% (31,233)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.2% (34,959)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.5% (63,900)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.5% (83,959)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.1% (141,555)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.2% (88,543)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.7% (111,754)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.8% (72,497)
$200,000 or more
2.8% (18,625)
Income Gorham ME USA
Less than $10,000 3.6% 606.7% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.7% 552.8% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.2% 1023.6% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.5% 997.7% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.5% 1341.7% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.1% 1895.6% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.2% 1331.4% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.7% 1379.6% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.8% 459.0% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 2.8% 412.1% 697.9%

Gender in Gorham

Female
54.6% (3,667)
Male
45.4% (3,044)
Gender Gorham ME USA
Female 54.6% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 45.4% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gorham for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (67)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (134)
High School / GED
24.0% (1,610)
Some College
13.0% (872)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (872)
Bachelor's Degree
33.0% (2,214)
Master's Degree
11.0% (738)
Professional Degree
1.0% (67)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (134)
Education Gorham ME USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 13.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 33.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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