Bangor, Maine Population 2018

Bangor, Maine's estimated population is 31,903 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Bangor, Maine is the 3rd largest city in Maine based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 931.22 people/mi² (359.55 people/km²), with a household density of 173.83 people/km² (450.21 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 35.7 years, 33.8 years for males, and 40.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.6 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 15,424 households in the city, with an average size of 2.15 people per household. The vacancy rate was 9%, with a median rent of $765/month. The median house has 5 rooms, and has a value of $148,600.

The median income for households in Bangor, Maine is $37,987, while the mean household income is $55,542. The per capita income is $25,318, and 17.6% of families and 25.1% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 34.5% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 9.1% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201731,903-5-0.02%
201631,908-253-0.79%
201532,161-390-1.20%
201432,551-103-0.32%
201332,654-112-0.34%
201232,766-183-0.56%
201132,949-78-0.24%
201033,0271,5544.94%
200031,473-1,708-5.15%
199033,1811,5384.86%
198031,643-1,525-4.60%
197033,168-5,744-14.76%
196038,9127,35423.30%
195031,5581,7365.82%
194029,8221,0733.73%
193028,7492,77110.67%
192025,9781,1754.74%
191024,8032,95313.51%
190021,8502,74714.38%
189019,1032,24713.33%
188016,856-1,433-7.84%
187018,2891,88211.47%
186016,4071,97513.68%
185014,4325,80567.29%
18408,6270.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White30,226
Asian926
Two or More Races539
Black or African American464
Some Other Race171
American Indian and Alaska Native165
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Bangor Me Population Pyramid 2018

0k0k0k0k0k0k0k Male Population0k0k0k0k0k0k0k Female Population757065605550454035302520151050

Bangor Me Median Age

35.7


Total

33.8


Male

40.2


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 26,097 adults in Bangor Me.

Bangor Me Age Dependency

51.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Bangor Me Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5
Houses Without Mortgage
2,133
Houses With Mortgage
4,198
Vacancy Rate
9
Median Rent
765
Median Home Value
148,600
Renter-Occupied Units
7,704
Owner-Occupied Units
6,331
Total Housing Units
15,424

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Bangor Me for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4.8% and the labor force participation rate is 61.6%.

Bangor Me Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.15
Average Family Size
2.82
Total Households
14035
Married Couple Households
4574
Male Householder (no wife) Families
717
Female Householder (no husband) Families
1537
Non Family Households
7207
Total Families
6828
Households With Own Children
3038
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
9.4
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
1

Bangor Me Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
1,586
$10,000 to $14,999
977
$15,000 to $24,999
1,937
$25,000 to $34,999
2,002
$35,000 to $49,999
2,149
$50,000 to $74,999
2,427
$75,000 to $99,999
1,196
$100,000 to $149,999
986
$150,000 to $199,999
348
Over $200,000
427

Bangor Me Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Bangor Me

Maine

$37,987

$50,826

$55,542

$67,011

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.050.10.150.2

Bangor Me Education Data

Bangor Me Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
6683.01%
9th to 12th Grade
1,1565.21%
High School Graduate
6,77630.53%
Some College
4,85321.86%
Associates Degree
2,0029.02%
Bachelors Degree
4,12518.58%
Graduate Degree
2,61711.79%