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0.72% growth
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Median Household Income
9.5% growth
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0.17% growth
Median Property Value
2.8% growth

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The economy of Brunswick, ME employs 7,576 people. The economy of Brunswick, ME is specialized in Educational Services; Utilities; and Accommodation & Food Service, which employ respectively 1.98; 1.41; and 1.29 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Brunswick, ME are Educational Services (1,397), Healthcare & Social Assistance (1,320), and Retail trade (918), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($48,922), Professional, Scientific, Tech Services ($44,306), and Finance & Insurance ($40,625).

Median household income in Brunswick, ME is $51,905. Males in Brunswick, ME have an average income that is 1.34 times higher than the average income of females, which is $49,330. The income inequality of Brunswick, ME (measured using the Gini index) is 0.467 which is lower than the national average.


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Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Brunswick, ME. In Cumberland County, ME the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 45-54, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 158 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $8,327. Penobscot County, ME has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Maine.


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The closest comparable data for the census place of Brunswick, ME is from the county of Cumberland County, ME.

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Brunswick, ME is home to a population of 15,564 people, from which 97.8% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Brunswick, ME is composed of 14,152 White residents (90.9%), 454 Asian residents (2.92%), 398 Two+ residents (2.56%), 333 Hispanic residents (2.14%), and 209 Black residents (1.34%). The most common foreign languages in Brunswick, ME are French (333 speakers), Spanish (184 speakers), and French Creole (122 speakers), but compared to other places, Brunswick, ME has a relative high number of French (333 speakers), Scandinavian (19 speakers), and French Creole (122 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Brunswick, ME awarded 626 degrees. The student population of Brunswick, ME is skewed towards females, with 292 male students and 334 female students. Most students in Brunswick, ME are White (408 and 65.2%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (70 and 11.2%), Two or more races (46 and 7.35%), and Asian (36 and 5.75%). The largest universities in Brunswick, ME by number of graduates are Bowdoin College (626 and 100%), N/A (N/A and N/A), and N/A (N/A and N/A). The most popular majors in Brunswick, ME are General Political Science & Government (77 and 12.3%), General Economics (62 and 9.9%), and General Mathematics (46 and 7.35%). The median tuition costs in Brunswick, ME are N/A for private four year colleges, and $49,416 and $49,416 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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The median property value in Brunswick, ME is $198,400, which is 0.97 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $193,000 to $198,400, a 2.8% increase. The homeownership rate of Brunswick, ME is 67.4%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Brunswick, ME have an average commute time of 18 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Brunswick, ME is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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