Rockland SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
4
Safety
8
Amenities
6
Education
8.5
Commute
10

Rockland, ME Photos

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Rockland, Maine Info Snack

Rockland is a city in Knox County, Maine, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 7,297. It is the county seat of Knox County. The city is a popular tourist destination. It is a departure point for the Maine State Ferry Service to the islands of Penobscot Bay: Vinalhaven, North Haven and Matinicus.
Population
7,204
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
15.4%
Median Home
$164,200
Median Income
$40,486
Median Rent
$733

Rankings for Rockland in Maine

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Map Of Rockland, ME

Population over time in Rockland

Year Population % Change
2017 7,204 -0.2%
2016 7,220 -0.2%
2015 7,233 -0.1%
2014 7,241 -0.4%
2013 7,273 -0.6%
2012 7,314 -0.8%
2011 7,372 -0.8%
2010 7,431 -

Crime in Rockland Per 100k

Crime Rockland ME USA
Violent Crime 111.7 121.0 382.9
Murder 0.0 1.7 5.3
Robbery 0.0 18.6 98.0
Aggravated Assault 97.8 65.3 248.9
Property Crime 2304.1 1507.1 2362.0
Burglary 195.5 249.6 430.4
Larceny 2038.8 1198.1 1694.0
Car Theft 69.8 59.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Rockland

White
95.4% (6,872)
African American
0.1% (4)
American Indian
1.4% (101)
Asian
1.2% (86)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.8% (58)
Hispanic
1.2% (83)
Race Rockland ME USA
White 95.4% 93.6% 61.5%
African American 0.1% 1.2% 12.3%
American Indian 1.4% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 1.1% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.8% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 1.2% 1.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Rockland, Maine

Less than $10,000
8.3% (59,793)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.3% (59,793)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.7% (98,694)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.0% (108,060)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (97,974)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.0% (122,468)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (78,523)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.0% (64,836)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (22,332)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (8,644)
Income Rockland ME USA
Less than $10,000 8.3% 6.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.3% 5.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.7% 10.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.0% 10.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 13.8% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.0% 19.2% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 12.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.0% 12.8% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 4.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 3.7% 6.3%

Gender in Rockland

Female
52.3% (3,766)
Male
47.7% (3,437)
Gender Rockland ME USA
Female 52.3% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rockland for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.2% (89)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (358)
High School / GED
41.5% (2,986)
Some College
15.9% (1,147)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (500)
Bachelor's Degree
18.4% (1,328)
Master's Degree
8.7% (627)
Professional Degree
0.9% (64)
Doctorate Degree
1.4% (100)
Education Rockland ME USA
< 9th Grade 1.2% 2.8% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 41.5% 32.3% 27.3%
Some College 15.9% 19.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 10.0% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 18.4% 19.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 8.7% 7.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.9% 1.8% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.4% 1.3% 1.4%

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