Westbrook is a city located in Cumberland County Maine. With a 2020 population of 20,982, it is the 7th largest city in Maine and the 2195th largest city in the United States. Westbrook is currently growing at a rate of 1.41% annually and its population has increased by 2.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,400 in 2020. Spanning over 17 miles, Westbrook has a population density of 1,221 people per square mile.
The average household income in Westbrook is $71,928 with a poverty rate of 12.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,076 per month, and the median house value is $240,800. The median age in Westbrook is 38.8 years, 36.9 years for males, and 40.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Westbrookwas:
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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 hispanic people with a rate of 63.78%.
91.16% of Westbrook residents speak only English, while 8.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.44% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Westbrook is Black, with 64.65% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Westbrook is Hispanic, with 8.36% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.46%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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92.73% of Westbrook residents were born in the United States, with 64.75% having been born in Maine. 3.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.