Westbrook, Maine Population 2019

Westbrook, Maine's estimated population is 18,974 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Westbrook, Maine is the 9th largest city in Maine based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1106.09 people/mi² (427.06 people/km²).

The overall median age is 41.7 years, 37.3 years for males, and 43.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.3 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 8,566 households in the city, with an average size of 2.24 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 0.5%, with a median rent of $899/month. The median house has 5 rooms, and has a value of $216,400.

The median income for households in Westbrook, Maine is $51,062, while the mean household income is $64,398.

How Many People Live in Westbrook, Maine?

18,974
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201818,9742211.18%
201718,7533932.14%
201618,3603401.89%
201518,020650.36%
201417,9551550.87%
201317,8001801.02%
201217,620430.24%
201117,577700.40%
201017,5071,3650.82%
200016,142210.01%
199016,1211,1450.74%
198014,9765320.36%
197014,4446240.44%
196013,8201,5361.19%
195012,2841,1971.03%
194011,0872800.26%
193010,8071,3541.35%
19209,4531,1721.33%
19108,2819981.29%
19007,2836510.94%
18906,6320.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,870
Two or More Races538
Black or African American458
Asian180
Some Other Race71
American Indian and Alaska Native39

Westbrook Me Population Pyramid 2019

Westbrook Me Median Age

41.7


Total

37.3


Male

43.5


Female

Westbrook Me Adults

There are 14,742 adults, (3,113 of whom are seniors) in Westbrook Me.

Westbrook Me Age Dependency

56.1

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Westbrook Me Sex Ratio

Female

9,204

50.69%

Male

8,952

49.31%

Westbrook Me Households and Families

Westbrook Me Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Westbrook Me Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.3%17.7%
Male73.4%26.6%
All62.5%37.5%
Female56.3%43.7%
Non Family43.1%56.9%

62.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,0542.2462.5
Non Family3,5191.3243.1
Married3,4162.8482.3
Female7093.3756.3
Male4103.1873.4

2.87

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Westbrook Me Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3182.37%
9th to 12th Grade7065.26%
High School Graduate4,48233.38%
Some College2,70920.17%
Associates Degree1,2028.95%
Bachelors Degree2,81520.96%
Graduate Degree1,1968.91%

Westbrook Me Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,41011,6203,541
Hispanic360310199
Black24713996
Multiple Races20513555
Asian157151104
Other Race626262
Native American3333

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

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,894$44,185$33,974
Less Than High School$24,500$25,754$22,672
High School Grad$28,596$36,883$22,344
Some College$40,071$46,960$31,201
Bachelors Degree$45,702$47,090$43,274
Graduate Degree$57,782$57,750$57,788

$39,894

Average Earnings

$44,185

Average Male

$33,974

Average Female

Westbrook Me Language

Westbrook Me Language by Age

Westbrook Me Language

90.94% of Westbrook Me residents speak only English, while 9.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.44% of the population.

Westbrook Me Poverty

Westbrook Me Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,3072,62316.09%
Multiple53822742.19%
Black45819241.92%
Hispanic5966110.23%
Native39923.08%

16.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.72%

Male Poverty Rate

18.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Westbrook Me

The race most likely to be in poverty in Westbrook Me is Multiple, with 42.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Westbrook Me is Hispanic, with 10.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.26%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.99%
High School19.13%
Some College10.55%
Bachelors or Greater2.81%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed73.33%
Male Unemployed54.72%
Female Employed7.24%
Male Employed5.68%

Westbrook Me Income

Westbrook Me Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,062$64,398
Families$72,047$81,452
Married Families$84,535-
Non Families$30,929$40,187

Westbrook Me Marital Status

Westbrook Me Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Westbrook Me Married by Age and Sex

Westbrook Me Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Westbrook Me Marital Status by Race

Westbrook Me Veterans

783

Number of Veterans

719

Male Veterans

64

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam329
First Gulf War121
Korea99
World War II65
Second Gulf War54

Westbrook Me Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7515.40%
Hispanic255.68%
2 or More238.27%
Asian95.59%

Westbrook Me Veterans by Education

2.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Westbrook Me Employment Status

67.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.7%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Westbrook 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

68.92%

Born in Maine

93.27%

Native Born

6.73%

Foreign Born

3.90%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.27% of Westbrook Me residents were born in the United States, with 68.92% having been born in Maine. 3.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.