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Bangor Metro Area Income and Careers

 

As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Bangor Area is $24,076, which is lower than the state average of $27,332 and is lower than the national average of $28,555. Bangor Area median household income is $44,543. On average Bangor Area residents spend 21.1 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the state average of 23.1 minutes and is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #386

Bangor Area
24,076 USD
Maine
27,332 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Bangor Area
25,577 USD
Maine
27,957 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Bangor Area
30,730 USD
Maine
32,893 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Bangor Area
21,575 USD
Maine
24,153 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #486
Bangor Area
44,543 USD
Maine
48,804 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Bangor Area
57,849 USD
Maine
64,327 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2005-2009, see rank
Bangor Area
5.14%
Maine
31.05%
U.S.
27.36%

*The Bangor Area median household income growth rate is since 2005-2009. The Maine and U.S population growth rate is since 2000.
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 Bangor AreaMaineU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income19.13%$9,840, see rank24.75%$13,95021.11%$16,919
Social Security Income34.93%$16,121, see rank34.25%$16,66029.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income5.68%$2,684, see rank4.65%$2,9912.82%$3,720
Retirement Income17.44%$19,102, see rank19.24%$21,27317.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Bangor Area
57,004 USD
Maine
61,824 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Bangor Area
69,981 USD
Maine
76,851 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 Bangor AreaMaineU.S.
White$44,820, see rank$49,258$56,900
Black$32,159, see rank$24,370$35,600
Hispanic$36,364, see rank$39,421$42,396
Asian$72,531, see rank$53,495$73,244
American Indian, Alaska Native$28,315, see rank$28,835$37,170
One Race, Other$82,813, see rank$60,933$40,300
Two or More Races$40,846, see rank$37,367$47,621

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 Bangor AreaMaineU.S.
less than 25$27,076, see rank$27,557$25,788
25 to 44$50,361, see rank$54,154$58,398
45 to 64$55,364, see rank$58,420$65,027
65 or over$30,627, see rank$34,067$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Bangor AreaMaineU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over127,862, see rank1,095,219248,775,628
Male162,498, 48.88%, see rank48.37%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:240,566, 64.91%, see rank67.76%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces2255, 0.41%, see rank0.30%0.73%
Male, Civilian240,311, 64.50%, see rank67.46%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed336,488, 90.52%, see rank91.65%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed33,823, 9.48%, see rank8.35%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force221,932, 35.09%, see rank32.24%30.72%
Female165,364, 51.12%, see rank51.63%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:238,691, 59.19%, see rank60.33%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces218, 0.03%, see rank0.03%0.11%
Female, Civilian238,673, 59.17%, see rank60.30%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed336,208, 93.63%, see rank93.52%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed32,465, 6.37%, see rank6.48%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force226,673, 40.81%, see rank39.67%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 Bangor AreaMaineU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over71,554, 100%632,757141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone57,432, 80.26%, see rank78.11%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled6,889, 9.63%, see rank10.29%9.59%
Public Transportation434, 0.61%, see rank0.64%5.06%
Walked2,797, 3.91%, see rank3.92%2.78%
Other Means1,269, 1.77%, see rank1.68%1.79%
Worked at Home2,733, 3.82%, see rank5.35%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Bangor Area
21.1 minutes
Maine
23.1 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Bangor AreaMaineU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over72,696646,438143,435,233
Male136,488, 50.19%, see rank50.67%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations211,068, 30.33%, see rank30.12%33.12%
Service Occupations25,677, 15.56%, see rank14.28%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations26,544, 17.93%, see rank16.88%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2512, 1.40%, see rank2.74%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations23,661, 10.03%, see rank11.22%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations26,245, 17.12%, see rank18.17%17.94%
Female136,208, 49.81%, see rank49.33%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations214,043, 38.78%, see rank40.68%40.04%
Service Occupations28,956, 24.73%, see rank22.47%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations211,533, 31.85%, see rank31.28%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations287, 0.24%, see rank0.40%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2156, 0.43%, see rank0.36%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations21,359, 3.75%, see rank4.57%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Bangor AreaMaineU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over72,696, 100%646,438143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining1,531, 2.11%, see rank2.51%1.96%
Construction4,663, 6.41%, see rank6.86%6.17%
Manufacturing4,234, 5.82%, see rank9.25%10.43%
Wholesale Trade1,784, 2.45%, see rank2.37%2.75%
Retail Trade10,503, 14.45%, see rank13.47%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities3,329, 4.58%, see rank3.78%4.93%
Information1,115, 1.53%, see rank1.79%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing3,252, 4.47%, see rank6.16%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
5,145, 7.08%, see rank8.72%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance24,260, 33.37%, see rank27.49%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
6,748, 9.28%, see rank8.79%9.49%
Public Administration2,980, 4.10%, see rank4.41%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration3,152, 4.34%, see rank4.40%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Bangor Area%MaineU.S.
Population in Poverty24,81816.92%, see rank13.91%15.59%
Family in Poverty4,12310.70%, see rank9.39%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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