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Topsham, ME (Maine) Houses and Residents

Topsham,ME index of house prices

Total population: 5,931 (Urban population: 4,317 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 2,018 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 3,054 (2,596 occupied: 1,997 owner occupied, 602 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

23%
State:

28%

Housing density: 277 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $558,230.

Median contract rent in 2016: $570 (lower quartile is $407, upper quartile is $689)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $989


Median gross rent in Topsham, ME in 2016: $624

Housing units in Topsham with a mortgage: 1,290 (21 second mortgage, 183 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 705

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $90,749

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $52,600

Median monthly housing costs: $1,051


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Topsham, Maine Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $225,418 (it was $117,500 in 2000)
Topsham:

$225,418
Maine:

$184,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $161,797 - $287,423
Median year house/condo built: 1985

Median year apartment built: 1982

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,443
  • In family households: 5,226 (811 male householders, 858 female householders)
    1,336 spouses, 1,670 children (1,560 natural, 60 adopted, 42 stepchildren), 104 grandchildren, 59 brothers or sisters, 47 parents, 82 other relatives, 230 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,115 (230 male householders (196 living alone)), 703 female householders (606 living alone)), 179 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 100

Size of family households: 903 2-persons, 339 3-persons, 267 4-persons, 90 5-persons, 64 6-persons, 5 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 800 1-person, 123 2-persons, 3 4-persons.

808 married couples with children.
292 single-parent households (176 men, 116 women).

95.6% of residents of Topsham speak English at home.
0.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
3.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (83% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
1.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (43% speak English very well, 31% speak English well, 26% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 274 (4.3%)
(70.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

3.8
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Topsham, Maine
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Topsham, Maine
  • 11no bedroom
  • 531 bedroom
  • 6102 bedrooms
  • 8263 bedrooms
  • 4164 bedrooms
  • 825+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Topsham, Maine
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Topsham, Maine
  • 36no bedroom
  • 2321 bedroom
  • 2162 bedrooms
  • 1233 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Topsham in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Topsham in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 25no vehicle
  • 6151 vehicle
  • 1,0112 vehicles
  • 2363 vehicles
  • 644 vehicles
  • 525+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Topsham in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Topsham in renter-occupied apartments
  • 199no vehicle
  • 2001 vehicle
  • 2012 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 64 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Topsham, Maine
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Topsham, Maine
  • 131 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 303 rooms
  • 2284 rooms
  • 3885 rooms
  • 4486 rooms
  • 3607 rooms
  • 1918 rooms
  • 3319+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Topsham, Maine
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Topsham, Maine
  • 371 room
  • 1012 rooms
  • 1073 rooms
  • 2014 rooms
  • 1065 rooms
  • 376 rooms
  • 157 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Year house built
Median 2016 house/condo value by year built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in Topsham, ME
  • Topsham, ME household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in 2016
  • 84Less than $10,000
  • 213$10,000 to $19,999
  • 206$20,000 to $29,999
  • 258$30,000 to $39,999
  • 188$40,000 to $49,999
  • 176$50,000 to $59,999
  • 361$60,000 to $74,999
  • 430$75,000 to $99,999
  • 267$100,000 to $124,999
  • 208$125,000 to $149,999
  • 122$150,000 to $199,999
  • 129$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2016 in Topsham, ME

  • Distribution of house value in Topsham, ME in 2016
  • 26Less than $10,000
  • 45$15,000 to $19,999
  • 17$20,000 to $24,999
  • 13$30,000 to $34,999
  • 6$40,000 to $49,999
  • 7$50,000 to $59,999
  • 9$60,000 to $69,999
  • 19$90,000 to $99,999
  • 102$100,000 to $124,999
  • 208$125,000 to $149,999
  • 140$150,000 to $174,999
  • 189$175,000 to $199,999
  • 551$200,000 to $249,999
  • 264$250,000 to $299,999
  • 295$300,000 to $399,999
  • 78$400,000 to $499,999
  • 30$500,000 to $749,999
  • 6$750,000 to $999,999
  • 8$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Topsham, ME

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Topsham, ME in 2016
  • 5Less than $100
  • 26$100 to $149
  • 31$150 to $199
  • 8$250 to $299
  • 7$300 to $349
  • 12$350 to $399
  • 31$400 to $449
  • 4$450 to $499
  • 23$500 to $549
  • 31$550 to $599
  • 26$600 to $649
  • 21$650 to $699
  • 32$700 to $749
  • 7$750 to $799
  • 155$800 to $899
  • 79$900 to $999
  • 20$1,000 to $1,249
  • 7$1,250 to $1,499
  • 18$2,000 to $2,499
  • 6$3,000 to $3,499
  • 33No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2016

Percentage of workers working in this county: 38.0%
Number of people working at home: 223 (6.9% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 104
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 391
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 592
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 595
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 319
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 90
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 187
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 224
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 223
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 214
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 53
  • 90 or more minutes: 12
Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Topsham

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,626 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 258 (8%)
  • Taxi: 30 (1%)
  • Walked: 57 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 223 (7%)
Class of Workers in 2016
  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.4%Males
  • 3.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 14.7%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 6.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 10.1%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Topsham, Maine
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Topsham, Maine
  • 02010 or later
  • 242000 to 2009
  • 791990 to 1999
  • 151980 to 1989
  • 141970 to 1979
  • 78Before 1970
Ancestries in Topsham, ME

First ancestries reported:

  • English: 365 (13.4%)
  • French: 334 (12.2%)
  • American: 273 (10.0%)
  • French Canadian: 250 (9.2%)
  • German: 186 (6.8%)
  • Irish: 155 (5.7%)
  • Scottish: 91 (3.3%)
  • Canadian: 77 (2.8%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 53 (1.9%)
  • Croatian: 42 (1.5%)
  • Swedish: 37 (1.4%)
  • Slovak: 33 (1.2%)
  • Welsh: 30 (1.1%)
  • Italian: 28 (1.0%)
  • Portuguese: 14 (0.5%)
  • Russian: 13 (0.5%)
  • Eastern European: 11 (0.4%)
  • Slavic: 10 (0.4%)
  • British: 6 (0.2%)
  • Dutch: 6 (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 6 (0.2%)
  • Polish: 6 (0.2%)

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

Burma
Topsham:

23.2% (62)
Maine:

0.7% (315)

Vietnam
Topsham:

19.5% (52)
Maine:

4.1% (1,946)

United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
Topsham:

13.5% (36)
Maine:

2.1% (1,006)

Philippines
Topsham:

9.4% (25)
Maine:

4.3% (2,029)

Guatemala
Topsham:

9.4% (25)
Maine:

0.7% (355)

Canada
Topsham:

7.1% (19)
Maine:

22.1% (10,525)

Cuba
Topsham:

5.2% (14)
Maine:

0.5% (258)

Germany
Topsham:

3.7% (10)
Maine:

3.9% (1,867)

Kazakhstan
Topsham:

3.4% (9)
Maine:

0.4% (169)

China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
Topsham:

2.6% (7)
Maine:

5.0% (2,371)

England
Topsham:

2.2% (6)
Maine:

3.6% (1,725)

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

  • This state: 3,412
  • Other state: 2,730
  • Northeast: 1,704
  • Midwest: 299
  • South: 425
  • West: 303

84.0% of Topsham residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 21.6% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 77.4% lived in Maine.


Topsham:

84.0%
State average:

86.9%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 38
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 35
  • 9th grade: 17
  • 10th grade: 30
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 6
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 434
  • Less than 1 year of college: 169
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 263
  • Associate degree: 203
  • Bachelor's degree: 601
  • Master's degree: 165
  • Professional school degree: 57
  • Doctorate degree: 17
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 51
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 14
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 755
  • Less than 1 year of college: 132
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 239
  • Associate degree: 246
  • Bachelor's degree: 730
  • Master's degree: 441
  • Professional school degree: 23
  • Doctorate degree: 36
Educational Attainment for Females
Topsham marital status for males
Topsham marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,990
  • One, attached: 255
  • Two: 127
  • 3 or 4: 210
  • 5 to 9: 141
  • 20 to 49: 77
  • 50 or more: 162
  • Mobile homes: 115

Median worth of mobile homes: $30,881

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.9%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Topsham
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Topsham, ME
  • 69.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 16.4%Utility gas
  • 8.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.8%Wood
  • 1.8%Other fuel
  • 1.5%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Topsham, ME
  • 39.4%Electricity
  • 33.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15.4%Utility gas
  • 14.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 15
Here:

3.9%
Maine:

9.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 33
Here:

11.0%
Maine:

12.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 65
Here:

32.0%
Maine:

31.4%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability