Living in Old Town, ME

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Old Town SnackAbility

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

Old Town, ME Crime Report

134
Total Crimes
1,798.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-29.97%
Below National Average

Old Town, ME Cost Of Living

98
Old Town's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Old Town, Maine Info Snack

Old Town is a city in Penobscot County, Maine, United States. The population was 7,840 at the 2010 census. The city's developed area is chiefly located on relatively large Marsh Island, though its boundaries extend beyond that. The island is surrounded and defined by the Penobscot River to the east, and the Stillwater River to the west.
Population
7,549
Unemployment
4.0%
Poverty
20.2%
Median Home
$135,900
Median Income
$42,342
Median Rent
$708

Old Town, ME Photos

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Map Of Old Town, ME

Population over time in Old Town

Year Population % Change
2017 7,549 -0.6%
2016 7,594 -0.8%
2015 7,655 -0.9%
2014 7,726 -0.4%
2013 7,756 -0.6%
2012 7,799 -0.4%
2011 7,831 -0.5%
2010 7,874 -0.2%
2009 7,886 -
Crime/100k Old Town ME USA
Violent Crime 67.1 112.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.8 5.0
Robbery 13.4 17.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 26.8 60.0 246.8
Property Crime 1731.5 1357.8 2199.5
Burglary 228.2 202.7 376.0
Larceny 1489.9 1097.1 1594.6
Car Theft 13.4 58.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Old Town

White
91.9% (6,937)
African American
0.8% (61)
American Indian
2.7% (206)
Asian
1.2% (92)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.4% (253)
Hispanic
0.0% (0)
Race Old Town ME USA
White 91.9% 93.4% 61.1%
African American 0.8% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 2.7% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 1.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.4% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.0% 1.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Old Town, Maine

Less than $10,000
9.2% (69,679)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.9% (66,955)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.0% (105,994)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (91,922)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.1% (91,241)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.3% (138,224)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.0% (82,843)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.5% (71,722)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (20,654)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (15,660)
Income Old Town ME USA
Less than $10,000 9.2% 6.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.9% 5.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.0% 10.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 10.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.1% 13.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.3% 19.0% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.0% 13.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.5% 13.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 4.6% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 4.1% 7.0%

Gender in Old Town

Female
49.5% (3,737)
Male
50.5% (3,811)
Gender Old Town ME USA
Female 49.5% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Old Town for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (150)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (301)
High School / GED
30.0% (2,264)
Some College
22.0% (1,660)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (830)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (1,207)
Master's Degree
10.0% (754)
Professional Degree
1.0% (75)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (301)
Education Old Town ME USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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