Waterville SnackAbility

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

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Waterville, Maine Info Snack

Waterville is a city in Kennebec County of the U.S. state of Maine, United States, on the west bank of the Kennebec River. Home to Colby College and Thomas College, the population was 15,722 at the 2010 census. Waterville is also the latter of the cities which make up the Augusta-Waterville, ME Micropolitan Statistical Area.
Population
16,374
Unemployment
8.3%
Poverty
20.2%
Median Home
$129,500
Median Income
$37,093
Median Rent
$668

Rankings for Waterville in Maine

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Map Of Waterville, ME

Population over time in Waterville

Year Population % Change
2017 16,374 1.5%
2016 16,134 0.9%
2015 15,989 0.6%
2014 15,886 0.6%
2013 15,798 0.1%
2012 15,780 0.2%
2011 15,746 -0.2%
2010 15,777 -

Crime in Waterville Per 100k

Crime Waterville ME USA
Violent Crime 193.7 121.0 382.9
Murder 0.0 1.7 5.3
Robbery 60.5 18.6 98.0
Aggravated Assault 78.7 65.3 248.9
Property Crime 4200.5 1507.1 2362.0
Burglary 387.4 249.6 430.4
Larceny 3740.5 1198.1 1694.0
Car Theft 72.6 59.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Waterville

White
89.7% (14,693)
African American
2.2% (364)
American Indian
0.4% (60)
Asian
2.4% (386)
Hawaiian
0.2% (29)
Other
0.0% (3)
Two Or More
2.7% (447)
Hispanic
2.4% (392)
Race Waterville ME USA
White 89.7% 93.6% 61.5%
African American 2.2% 1.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 2.4% 1.1% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.4% 1.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Waterville, Maine

Less than $10,000
14.7% (240,697)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.1% (116,255)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.4% (268,533)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (160,465)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (237,423)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.5% (221,049)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.1% (181,751)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.4% (137,541)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (40,935)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (32,748)
Income Waterville ME USA
Less than $10,000 14.7% 6.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.1% 5.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.4% 10.8% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 10.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 13.8% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.5% 19.2% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.1% 12.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.4% 12.8% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 4.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 3.7% 6.3%

Gender in Waterville

Female
51.9% (8,502)
Male
48.1% (7,871)
Gender Waterville ME USA
Female 51.9% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Waterville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.4% (387)
9-12th Grade
6.3% (1,035)
High School / GED
33.1% (5,426)
Some College
19.8% (3,236)
Associate's Degree
10.2% (1,665)
Bachelor's Degree
13.1% (2,145)
Master's Degree
9.8% (1,610)
Professional Degree
1.4% (234)
Doctorate Degree
3.9% (631)
Education Waterville ME USA
< 9th Grade 2.4% 2.8% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.3% 5.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 33.1% 32.3% 27.3%
Some College 19.8% 19.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.2% 10.0% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 13.1% 19.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 9.8% 7.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.4% 1.8% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.9% 1.3% 1.4%

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