Statewide Claims to Fame

Gorham is 6th in Maine out of 161 other school districts in Income per household

Gorham is 14th in Maine out of 161 other school districts in Current population (2012)

Gorham is 17th in Maine out of 161 other school districts in Households

Gorham is 18th in Maine out of 164 other school districts in Housing units

Gorham is 20th in Maine out of 136 other school districts in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

Gorham is 25th in Maine out of 85 other school districts in Residents younger than 18

Gorham is 26th in Maine out of 137 other school districts in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Gorham is 26th in Maine out of 57 other school districts in Race - Asian

Gorham is 29th in Maine out of 161 other school districts in Home median value

Gorham is 31st in Maine out of 77 other school districts in Race - Hispanic or Latino

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Gorham Rank Maine US
Current population (2012) 16,217 14th 1,329,192 313,914,040

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Gorham Rank Maine US
Residents younger than 5 4.5% 62nd 5.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.1% 25th 20.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.7% 69th 17.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Gorham Rank Maine US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 95.6% 20th 90.2% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 38.0% 26th 27.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Gorham Rank Maine US
Race - White 97.1% 94th 95.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.3% 37th 1.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 44th 0.7% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.9% 26th 1.1% 5.1%
Race - Two or More 1.1% 62nd 1.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.7% 31st 1.4% 16.9%
Misc People Demographics
Gorham Rank Maine US
Female residents 50.7% 75th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.7% 69th 3.3% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Gorham Rank Maine US
Housing units 5,838 18th 725,577 132,312,404
Households 5,366 17th 551,601 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 83.5% 78th 72.7% 66.1%
Home median value $238,100 29th $176,600 $186,200

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Gorham Rank Maine US
Income per capita $28,038 45th $26,195 $27,915
Income per household $69,008 6th $47,898 $52,762
Income below poverty line 5.4% 138th 12.8% 14.3%

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