Bangor demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)9483891
Median age35.744.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)43%57%55%
Speak English94%94%79%
Speak Spanish1%1%13%
Bangor, ME has a population of 32,491 and is the 1,307th largest city in the United States. The population density is 948 per sq mi which is 2425% higher than the Maine average and 947% higher than the national average. The median age in Bangor is 36 which is approximately 19% lower than the Maine average of 44. In Bangor, 43% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 94% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 67% of Bangor residents were born in Maine, 28% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 4% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Bangor is 2425% higher than Maine.
  • The median age in Bangor is 19% lower than Maine.
  • In Bangor 93.03% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In Bangor 1.43% of the population is African American.
  • In Bangor 2.85% of the population is Asian.

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Bangor population breakdown by race

African American1.43%1.23%12.63%
American Indian0.51%0.60%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.02%0.18%
Mixed race1.66%2.04%3.06%
Other race0.53%0.24%4.75%
In Bangor, 2.1% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Bangor, ME demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).