What you need to know about Bangor, ME

Bangor is located in Penobscot County, Maine. The population is 92% White, 2% Black, 2% Asian and 1% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 2% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $36,272 and the median home value is $147,400. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Bangor, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Bangor has a Walk Score ® of 40.
Top 10 Winter Vacation Cities 2012
Top 10 Winter Cities 2010

Population

32,800
Up by 4.35%
A picture of snowmobile hanging out of the back of a station wagon was posted on the Bangor Maine police facebook page.
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Bangor, Maine Police Department's Facebook page shows police do have a sense of humor.

Nearby Cities

Business

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Business Climate

Housing

Homes Owned 44.23%
44.23% Complete
Homes Rented 55.77%
55.77% Complete

Real Estate

In Bangor, Maine


Ready to move to Bangor? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Bangor.

Median Home Price

$147,400
Lower than the state average

Schools

In Bangor, Maine


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Bangor rates.

Median Household Income

$36,272
Lower than the national average

Business

In Bangor, Maine


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Bangor.

Residents

Most residents are
10-24 Years old

Health

In Bangor, Maine


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Bangor.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 28%
28% Complete
Graduated High School 91%
91% Complete

Bangor, ME's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Winter Vacation Cities 2012
Top 10 Winter Cities 2010

More About Bangor, ME

Are These the Funniest Cops on Facebook?
Bangor, Maine Police Department's Facebook page shows police do have a sense of humor.