Auburn is a city located in Androscoggin County Maine. It is also the county seat of Androscoggin County. With a 2020 population of 24,263, it is the 5th largest city in Maine and the 1914th largest city in the United States. Auburn is currently growing at a rate of 0.42% annually and its population has increased by 0.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 24,061 in 2020. Spanning over 66 miles, Auburn has a population density of 409 people per square mile.
The average household income in Auburn is $70,210 with a poverty rate of 12.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $801 per month, and the median house value is $175,300. The median age in Auburn is 40 years, 38.6 years for males, and 42.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Auburnwas:
2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 72.88%.
92.34% of Auburn residents speak only English, while 7.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.74% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Auburn is Multiple, with 23.01% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Auburn is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.47%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Auburn
96.90% of Auburn residents were born in the United States, with 68.58% having been born in Maine. 1.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.