Downtown 74 Excellent
Downtown Livability #9 ranked neighborhood in Portland#9 ranked neighborhood in MaineRanks better than 70% of areas
A+ Downtown Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Downtown Cost of Living Cost of living is 12% higher than Maine
11818% more expensive than the US average
11515% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Downtown cost of living
B+ Downtown Crime Total crime is 33% higher than Maine
Total crime
1,95624% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 5224% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-9%Year over year crime is down
Downtown crime
D Downtown Employment Household income is 29% lower than Maine
Median household income
$36,11235% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$30,0951% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%11% higher than the US average
Downtown employment
B+ Downtown Housing Home value is 58% higher than Maine
Median home value
$277,95050% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$9223% lower than the US average
Home ownership
8%87% lower than the US average
Downtown real estate or Downtown rentals
D- Downtown Schools HS graduation rate is 1% higher than Maine
High school grad. rates
88%5% higher than the US average
School test scores
42%15% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Downtown K-12 schools
N/A Downtown User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Downtown
Overall user rating
n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      Downtown transportation information

      Average one way commuten/a19min24min
      Workers who drive to work38.5%65.8%78.2%
      Workers who carpool9.7%8.8%10.1%
      Workers who take public transit2.6%3.2%0.6%
      Workers who bicycle0.9%2.1%0.4%
      Workers who walk42.3%12.8%4.0%
      Working from home4.4%5.7%5.5%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)01 (1)5
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)01 (3)3

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      Source: The Downtown, Portland, ME data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).