Everything You Need to Know About the City of Auburn Maine

In 2017, Auburn, ME had a population of 22.9k people with a median age of 39 and a median household income of $48,363. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Auburn, ME declined from 22,943 to 22,941, a -0.00872% decrease and its median household income grew from $46,976 to $48,363, a 2.95% increase.

The number of inhabitants in Auburn, ME is 90.4% White Alone, 5.24% Two or More Races, and 1.56% Asian Alone. N/A% of the people dressed in Auburn, ME communicate in a non-English language, and 98.7% are U.S. residents.

The largest universities in Auburn, ME are Central Maine Community College (537 degrees awarded in 2017).

The median property value in Auburn, Maine is $152,400, and the homeownership rate is 56.5%. Most people in Auburn, ME commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Auburn, ME is 2 cars per household.


Education in Auburn

In 2017, universities in Auburn, ME awarded 537 degrees. The student population of Auburn, ME is skewed towards women, with 1,377 male students and 1,568 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Auburn, ME are White (448 and 84.1%), followed by Black or African American (31 and 5.82%), Unknown (24 and 4.5%), and Hispanic or Latino (12 and 2.25%).

The largest universities in Auburn, ME by the number of degrees awarded are Central Maine Community College (537 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Auburn, ME are General Studies (123 and 22.9%), General Business Administration & Management (65 and 12.1%), and Criminal Justice – Safety Studies (42 and 7.82%).

The median tuition costs in Auburn, ME are $N/A for private four-year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four-year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.


Economy in Auburn

The economy of Auburn, ME employs 11.6k people and Auburn has an unemployment rate of 3.2%. Auburn has seen the job market increase by 0.3% throughout the most recent year. Future job development throughout the following ten years is anticipated to be 31.7%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%. The largest industries in Auburn, ME are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,799 people), Retail Trade (1,591 people), and Educational Services (1,388 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($73,750), Public Administration ($51,013), and Manufacturing ($49,665).

Households in Auburn, ME have a median annual income of $48,363, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $46,976 in 2016, which represents a 2.95% annual growth.


Tax Rates for Auburn

– The Sales Tax Rate for Auburn is 5.5%. 

– The Income Tax Rate for Auburn is 7.2%. The US average is 4.6%.

– Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing the Cost of Living.


Income and Salaries for Auburn

– The average income of an Auburn resident is $26,545 a year. 

– The Median household income of an Auburn resident is $45,279 a year.