Living in Rockland, ME

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Rockland SnackAbility

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

Rockland, ME Crime Report

151
Total Crimes
2,105.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-18.01%
Below National Average

Rockland, ME Cost Of Living

102
Rockland's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average

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
7,190
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
17.4%
Median Home
$165,000
Median Income
$41,308
Median Rent
$767

Rockland, ME Photos

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Rankings for Rockland in Maine

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Map Of Rockland, ME

Population over time in Rockland

Year Population % Change
2017 7,190 -0.2%
2016 7,204 -0.2%
2015 7,220 -0.2%
2014 7,233 -0.1%
2013 7,241 -0.4%
2012 7,273 -0.6%
2011 7,314 -0.8%
2010 7,372 -0.8%
2009 7,431 -
Crime/100k Rockland ME USA
Violent Crime 55.8 112.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.8 5.0
Robbery 0.0 17.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 27.9 60.0 246.8
Property Crime 2049.9 1357.8 2199.5
Burglary 97.6 202.7 376.0
Larceny 1882.6 1097.1 1594.6
Car Theft 69.7 58.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Rockland

White
94.6% (6,805)
African American
0.1% (4)
American Indian
0.9% (68)
Asian
1.4% (100)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.5% (111)
Hispanic
1.4% (102)
Race Rockland ME USA
White 94.6% 93.4% 61.1%
African American 0.1% 1.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.9% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 1.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.4% 1.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Rockland, Maine

Less than $10,000
9.8% (70,796)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.3% (66,631)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.5% (82,456)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.0% (100,572)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.7% (98,490)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.4% (117,855)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.6% (68,922)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.4% (81,624)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (19,573)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (12,077)
Income Rockland ME USA
Less than $10,000 9.8% 6.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.3% 5.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.5% 10.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.0% 10.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.7% 13.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.4% 19.0% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.6% 13.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.4% 13.8% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 4.6% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 4.1% 7.0%

Gender in Rockland

Female
54.0% (3,879)
Male
46.0% (3,310)
Gender Rockland ME USA
Female 54.0% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.0% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rockland for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (287)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (287)
High School / GED
37.0% (2,660)
Some College
18.0% (1,294)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (431)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (1,509)
Master's Degree
8.0% (575)
Professional Degree
1.0% (71)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (71)
Education Rockland ME USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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