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Poverty Rate in Portland, Maine

  • In Portland, Maine, an estimated 9,084 of 65,249 people live in poverty.

FAQs

  • What is the poverty rate in Portland, Maine?

    The poverty rate in Portland, Maine is 13.9%.

  • How many people in Portland, Maine live in poverty?

    In Portland, Maine, an estimated 9,084 of 65,249 people live in poverty.

  • How does the poverty rate in Portland, Maine compare the to the average for Maine?

    The poverty rate in Portland, Maine is 20.87% higher than the Maine average. In Portland, Maine, an estimated 13.9% of 65,249 people live in poverty. In Maine, 11.5% of 1,338,019 people live in poverty.

  • How does the poverty rate in Portland, Maine compare the to US?

    The poverty rate in Portland, Maine is 8.59% higher than the US average. In Portland, Maine, an estimated 13.9% of 65,249 people live in poverty. In the United States, 12.8% of 324,173,084 people live in poverty.

  • Population

    Portland, Maine

  • Age
  • Under 18 years

    Portland, Maine

  • Under 5 years

    Portland, Maine

  • 5 to 17 years

    Portland, Maine

  • Related children of householder under 18 years

    Portland, Maine

  • 18 to 64 years

    Portland, Maine

  • 18 to 34 years

    Portland, Maine

  • 35 to 64 years

    Portland, Maine

  • 60 years and over

    Portland, Maine

  • 65 years and over

    Portland, Maine

  • Gender
  • Male

    Portland, Maine

  • Female

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  • Race
  • White

    Portland, Maine

  • Black or African American

    Portland, Maine

  • White, not Hispanic

    Portland, Maine

  • Education level
  • Population 25 years and over

    Portland, Maine

  • Less than high school graduate

    Portland, Maine

  • High school graduate (includes equivalency)

    Portland, Maine

  • Some college, associate's degree

    Portland, Maine

  • Bachelor's degree or higher

    Portland, Maine

  • Employment status
  • Civilian labor force 16 years and over

    Portland, Maine

  • Employed

    Portland, Maine

  • Male

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  • Female

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  • Unemployed

    Portland, Maine

  • Male

    Portland, Maine

  • Female

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  • Work experience
  • Population 16 years and over

    Portland, Maine

  • Worked full-time, year-round in the past 12 months

    Portland, Maine

  • Worked part-time or part-year in the past 12 months

    Portland, Maine

  • Did not work

    Portland, Maine

  • Single people
  • SINGLE PEOPLE

    Portland, Maine

  • Male

    Portland, Maine

  • Female

    Portland, Maine

  • 18 to 24 years

    Portland, Maine

  • 25 to 34 years

    Portland, Maine

  • 35 to 44 years

    Portland, Maine

  • 45 to 54 years

    Portland, Maine

  • 55 to 64 years

    Portland, Maine

  • 65 to 74 years

    Portland, Maine

  • 75 years and over

    Portland, Maine

  • Worked full-time, year-round in the past 12 months

    Portland, Maine

  • Worked less than full-time, year-round in the past 12 months

    Portland, Maine

  • Did not work

    Portland, Maine

  • Population in housing units for whom poverty status is determined

    Portland, Maine