Auburn, Maine Population 2019

Auburn, Maine's estimated population is 23,196 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Auburn, Maine is the 5th largest city in Maine based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 390.91 people/mi² (150.93 people/km²).

The overall median age is 39 years, 38 years for males, and 40.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.3 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.25 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Auburn, Maine is $48,363, while the mean household income is $63,169.

Auburn Me Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Auburn Me was:

  • White: 90.95%
  • Two or more races: 5.73%
  • Asian: 1.61%
  • Black or African American: 1.03%
  • Other race: 0.43%
  • Native American: 0.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.01%

How Many People Live in Auburn, Maine?

23,196
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201823,196500.22%
201723,146300.13%
201623,1161780.78%
201522,938-2-0.01%
201422,940140.06%
201322,926-36-0.16%
201222,962-15-0.07%
201122,977-78-0.34%
201023,055-148-0.06%
200023,203-1,106-0.46%
199024,3091,1810.50%
198023,128-1,023-0.43%
197024,151-298-0.12%
196024,4491,3150.55%
195023,1343,3171.56%
194019,8171,2460.65%
193018,5711,5860.90%
192016,9851,9211.21%
191015,0642,1131.52%
190012,9511,7011.42%
189011,2501,6951.65%
18809,5553,3864.47%
18706,1690.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2018107,6791100.10%
2017107,5691650.15%
2016107,4042490.23%
2015107,155-260-0.24%
2014107,4151400.13%
2013107,275-206-0.19%
2012107,481550.05%
2011107,426-281-0.26%
2010107,7070.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White20,865
Two or More Races1,315
Asian369
Black or African American237
Some Other Race99
American Indian and Alaska Native54
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2

Auburn Me Population Pyramid 2019

Auburn Me Median Age

39


Total

38


Male

40.7


Female

Auburn Me Adults

There are 17,700 adults, (3,834 of whom are seniors) in Auburn Me.

Auburn Me Age Dependency

65.4

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Auburn Me Sex Ratio

Female

11,810

51.48%

Male

11,131

48.52%

Auburn Me Households and Families

Auburn Me Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Auburn Me Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.9%20.1%
All56.5%43.5%
Male49.9%50.1%
Non Family39.4%60.6%
Female36.3%63.7%

56.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,9162.2556.5
Married4,1392.9979.9
Non Family4,0741.2339.4
Female1,1942.9536.3
Male5092.7349.9

2.83

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

9.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Auburn Me Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5253.28%
9th to 12th Grade9986.24%
High School Graduate5,57534.88%
Some College3,01418.86%
Associates Degree1,4979.37%
Bachelors Degree2,61916.39%
Graduate Degree1,75410.97%

Auburn Me Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,89613,5734,219
Multiple Races53847538
Asian29320348
Hispanic13710350
Black1078721
Native American44399
Other Race36325
Islander222

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,666$38,622$32,775
Less Than High School$18,120$18,887$10,688
High School Grad$32,292$35,047$25,177
Some College$33,450$38,295$27,177
Bachelors Degree$46,242$53,750$39,679
Graduate Degree$50,657$57,045$47,376

$35,666

Average Earnings

$38,622

Average Male

$32,775

Average Female

Auburn Me Language

Auburn Me Language by Age

Auburn Me Language

90.70% of Auburn Me residents speak only English, while 9.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.91% of the population.

Auburn Me Poverty

Auburn Me Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,2832,81413.87%
Multiple1,26341332.70%
Hispanic34112336.07%
Black2149544.39%
Other944244.68%
Native45613.33%
Asian36120.55%

15.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.50%

Male Poverty Rate

15.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Auburn Me

The race most likely to be in poverty in Auburn Me is Other, with 44.68% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Auburn Me is Asian, with 0.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.64%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.64%
High School16.34%
Some College10.88%
Bachelors or Greater2.23%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.97%
Male Unemployed44.21%
Female Employed9.31%
Male Employed5.65%

Auburn Me Income

Auburn Me Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,363$63,169
Families$62,753$77,267
Married Families$80,299-
Non Families$28,839$38,721

Auburn Me Marital Status

Auburn Me Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.6%

Male Marriage Rate

46.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Auburn Me Married by Age and Sex

Auburn Me Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Auburn Me Marital Status by Race

Auburn Me Veterans

1,919

Number of Veterans

1,814

Male Veterans

105

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam657
First Gulf War370
Second Gulf War201
Korea195
World War II137

Auburn Me Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,85211.27%
2 or More395.52%
Black1410.85%
Hispanic105.15%
Asian103.15%
Indian48.16%

Auburn Me Veterans by Education

7.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Auburn Me Employment Status

66.1%

Labor Force Participation

63.1%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Auburn Me Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

72.76%

Born in Maine

96.87%

Native Born

3.13%

Foreign Born

1.26%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.87% of Auburn Me residents were born in the United States, with 72.76% having been born in Maine. 1.26% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.