StatisticWest BaysidePortlandMaine
Population2,67266,6491,344,212
Population density (sq mi)11,0273,09344
Median age29.835.844.0
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a41%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%42%38%
Speak Englishn/a85%94%
Speak Spanishn/a2%1%

Key findings

  • The population density in West Bayside is 256% higher than Portland
  • The median age in West Bayside is 17% lower than Portland
  • In West Bayside 65.88% of the population is White
  • In West Bayside 26.51% of the population is Black
  • In West Bayside 3.57% of the population is Asian

Compare Portland, ME Demographics

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      West Bayside population breakdown by race

      RaceWest BaysidePortlandMaine
      White65.88%83.97%94.78%
      Black26.51%8.28%1.23%
      Asian3.57%3.51%1.10%
      American Indian0.56%0.11%0.60%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.00%0.02%
      Mixed race2.43%3.37%2.04%
      Other race1.06%0.77%0.24%
      In West Bayside, 3.3% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      West Bayside age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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