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(Urban population: 3,850 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 895 (13 farm, 882 nonfarm))

Rumford,ME index of house prices


Houses: 2,532 (2,202 occupied: 1,165 owner occupied, 1,037 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

47%
State:

47%

Housing density: 321 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $207,669.


Median contract rent in 2009: $417 (lower quartile is $350, upper quartile is $490)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $388


Median gross rent in Rumford, ME in 2009: $484


Housing units in Rumford with a mortgage: 519 (40 second mortgage, 94 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 412


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $62,868


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $21,957


Median monthly housing costs: $501





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Rumford, Maine Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $89,420 (it was $64,800 in 2000)
Rumford:

$89,420
Maine:

$177,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $57,295 - $132,732

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $137,441
Here:

$137,441
State:

$231,355

Townhouses or other attached units: $93,835
Here:

$93,835
State:

$236,559

In 2-unit structures: $424,413
Here:

$424,413
State:

$206,366

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $38,790
Here:

$38,790
State:

$240,878

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $414,624
Here:

$414,624
State:

$272,619

Mobile homes: $47,340
Here:

$47,340
State:

$42,332

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,628
  • In family households: 3,609 (965 male householders, 316 female householders)
    983 spouses, 1,185 children (1,066 natural, 75 adopted, 44 stepchildren), 15 grandchildren, 28 brothers or sisters, 5 parents, 35 other relatives, 77 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,019 (375 male householders (318 living alone)), 545 female householders (516 living alone)), 99 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 117 (99 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 695 2-persons, 285 3-persons, 187 4-persons, 74 5-persons, 25 6-persons, 15 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 834 1-person, 69 2-persons, 17 3-persons.

602 married couples with children.
398 single-parent households (83 men, 315 women).

90.6% of residents of Rumford speak English at home.
0.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
9.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 195 (4.1%)
(75.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.1

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Rumford, Maine
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 7
  • 4 rooms: 102
  • 5 rooms: 236
  • 6 rooms: 355
  • 7 rooms: 216
  • 8 rooms: 141
  • 9 or more rooms: 108
  • 1 room: 25
  • 2 rooms: 66
  • 3 rooms: 142
  • 4 rooms: 232
  • 5 rooms: 341
  • 6 rooms: 124
  • 7 rooms: 96
  • 8 rooms: 6
  • 9 or more rooms: 5
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Rumford, Maine
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 20
  • 2 bedrooms: 258
  • 3 bedrooms: 572
  • 4 bedrooms: 237
  • 5+ bedrooms: 78
  • no bedroom: 25
  • 1 bedroom: 211
  • 2 bedrooms: 429
  • 3 bedrooms: 313
  • 4 bedrooms: 53
  • 5+ bedrooms: 6
Cars and other vehicles available in Rumford, Maine in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 28
  • 1 vehicle: 481
  • 2 vehicles: 543
  • 3 vehicles: 85
  • 4 vehicles: 28
  • 5+ vehicles: 0
  • no vehicle: 257
  • 1 vehicle: 611
  • 2 vehicles: 132
  • 3 vehicles: 19
  • 4 vehicles: 6
  • 5+ vehicles: 12

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 0
  • 2000 to 2004: 0
  • 1990 to 1999: 12
  • 1980 to 1989: 154
  • 1970 to 1979: 101
  • 1960 to 1969: 286
  • 1950 to 1959: 447
  • 1940 to 1949: 332
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,235

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Rumford, ME house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Rumford, ME:

  • Less than $10,000: 0
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 0
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 2
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 7
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 7
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 8
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 14
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 38
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 33
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 57
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 85
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 95
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 74
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 193
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 209
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 161
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 84
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 53
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 29
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 7
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 3
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 7
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 0
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Rumford rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Rumford:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 43
  • $200 to $249: 77
  • $250 to $299: 37
  • $300 to $349: 29
  • $350 to $399: 37
  • $400 to $449: 170
  • $450 to $499: 126
  • $500 to $549: 119
  • $550 to $599: 131
  • $600 to $649: 31
  • $650 to $699: 56
  • $700 to $749: 20
  • $750 to $799: 0
  • $800 to $899: 46
  • $900 to $999: 7
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 0
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 26
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 41
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 44
  • 1990 to 1994: 0
  • 1985 to 1989: 12
  • 1980 to 1984: 8
  • 1975 to 1979: 4
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 9
  • 1965 to 1969: 118


Rumford, ME Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 90.6%
Number of people working at home: 18 (1.1% of all workers)


Rumford commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 223
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 575
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 322
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 96
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 46
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 62
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 93
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 20
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 9
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 83
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 56
  • 90 or more minutes: 30
 


Rumford mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,129 (69%)
  • Carpooled: 307 (19%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 27 (2%)
  • Taxi: 8 (0%)
  • Walked: 133 (8%)
  • Other means: 11 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 18 (1%)
 


Rumford, ME household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 426
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 257
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 159
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 262
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 233
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 134
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 78
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 71
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 142
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 138
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 97
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 136
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 47
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 16
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 5
  • $200,000 or more: 0
 

First ancestries reported:

 French (except Basque): 1072
 French Canadian: 804
 United States or American: 372
 Irish: 365
 English: 299
 Italian: 235
 Other groups: 227
 German: 155
 Scottish: 134
 Lithuanian: 128
 Scotch-Irish: 58
 Polish: 40
 Norwegian: 34
 Canadian: 30
 Arab:: 26
 Lebanese: 26
 Greek: 21
 Portuguese: 20
 British: 12
 Finnish: 9
 Dutch: 6
 Belgian: 6
 Slovene: 6
 Czechoslovakian: 5
 Swiss: 5
 Welsh: 5


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Canada (45%)
  • Nicaragua (15%)
  • Germany (8%)
  • United Kingdom (7%)
  • Greece (6%)
  • El Salvador (6%)
  • Philippines (5%)


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 3885
  • Northeast: 430
  • Midwest: 35
  • South: 115
  • West: 47

61% of Rumford residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 71% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 63% lived in Maine.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 19
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 22
  • 5th and 6th grade: 20
  • 7th and 8th grade: 69
  • 9th grade: 65
  • 10th grade: 26
  • 11th grade: 39
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 24
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 748
  • Less than 1 year of college: 74
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 172
  • Associate degree: 52
  • Bachelor's degree: 141
  • Master's degree: 31
  • Professional school degree: 11
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 19
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 24
  • 5th and 6th grade: 39
  • 7th and 8th grade: 83
  • 9th grade: 66
  • 10th grade: 79
  • 11th grade: 39
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 79
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 905
  • Less than 1 year of college: 46
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 151
  • Associate degree: 100
  • Bachelor's degree: 147
  • Master's degree: 23
  • Professional school degree: 20
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 6.7%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 10.7%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 33.3%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 0.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $30,904
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $10,749
  • Asian householders: $62,664
  • Two or more races householders: $35,063
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $6,122
Rumford household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Rumford household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Rumford household income for Some other race householders
Rumford household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Rumford marital status for males
Rumford marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $88,454
  • Asian householders: $51,747
  • Two or more races householders: $67,893
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $155,243

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,100
  • One, attached: 75
  • Two: 312
  • 3 or 4: 407
  • 5 to 9: 341
  • 10 to 19: 54
  • 20 to 49: 88
  • 50 or more: 96
  • Mobile homes: 59

Median worth of mobile homes: $34,300


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3%

House/condo owner moved in on average 25 years ago


Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Rumford:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Rumford
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (97.3%)
  • Wood (2.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (81.8%)
  • Electricity (14.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.6%)
  • No fuel used (1.3%)
  • Utility gas (0.8%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 87
Here:

19.2%
Maine:

6.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 8
Here:

2.9%
Maine:

8.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 12
Here:

19.4%
Maine:

28.3%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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