Living in Presque Isle, ME

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Presque Isle SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
6
Education
8
Commute
10

Presque Isle, ME Crime Report

284
Total Crimes
3,156.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
22.90%
Above National Average

Presque Isle, ME Cost Of Living

95
Presque Isle's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Presque Isle, Maine Info Snack

Presque Isle /prsk al/ is the commercial center and largest city in Aroostook County, Maine, United States. The population was 9,171 in 2015 as estimated by the US Census, a decrease from the count of 9,692 in the 2010 Census. The city is home to the University of Maine at Presque Isle, Northern Maine Community College, Husson University Presque Isle, Northern Maine Fairgrounds, The Aroostook Centre Mall, and the Northern Maine Regional Airport.
Population
9,162
Unemployment
4.4%
Poverty
22.0%
Median Home
$107,000
Median Income
$37,401
Median Rent
$591

Presque Isle, ME Photos

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Rankings for Presque Isle in Maine

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Map Of Presque Isle, ME

Population over time in Presque Isle

Year Population % Change
2017 9,162 -0.9%
2016 9,246 -0.6%
2015 9,298 -0.9%
2014 9,378 -1.2%
2013 9,494 -0.8%
2012 9,568 -0.7%
2011 9,638 -0.4%
2010 9,677 0.0%
2009 9,673 -
Crime/100k Presque Isle ME USA
Violent Crime 244.5 112.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.8 5.0
Robbery 11.1 17.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 189.0 60.0 246.8
Property Crime 2912.1 1357.8 2199.5
Burglary 511.3 202.7 376.0
Larceny 2334.1 1097.1 1594.6
Car Theft 66.7 58.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Presque Isle

White
93.0% (8,519)
African American
0.6% (56)
American Indian
2.4% (222)
Asian
1.3% (119)
Hawaiian
0.0% (1)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.6% (145)
Hispanic
1.1% (100)
Race Presque Isle ME USA
White 93.0% 93.4% 61.1%
African American 0.6% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 2.4% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 1.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.1% 1.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Presque Isle, Maine

Less than $10,000
11.4% (104,593)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.7% (98,308)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.1% (110,653)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.6% (106,388)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.5% (151,502)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.8% (135,342)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.8% (80,801)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.7% (61,723)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.0% (45,787)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (21,098)
Income Presque Isle ME USA
Less than $10,000 11.4% 6.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.7% 5.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.1% 10.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.6% 10.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.5% 13.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.8% 19.0% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.8% 13.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.7% 13.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.0% 4.6% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 4.1% 7.0%

Gender in Presque Isle

Female
51.5% (4,718)
Male
48.5% (4,444)
Gender Presque Isle ME USA
Female 51.5% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Presque Isle for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (366)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (549)
High School / GED
32.0% (2,931)
Some College
20.0% (1,832)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (1,282)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (1,374)
Master's Degree
5.0% (458)
Professional Degree
3.0% (274)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (91)
Education Presque Isle ME USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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