Brunswick, Maine

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Population in 2010: 15,175.
Population change since 2000: +2.4%
Males: 7,183  (47.3%)
Females: 7,992  (52.7%)
Median resident age:

42.5 years
Maine median age:

44.6 years

Zip codes: 04011.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,290 (it was $38,036 in 2000)
Brunswick:

$56,290
ME:

$56,277

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $32,377 (it was $19,494 in 2000)

Brunswick CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $204,681 (it was $115,000 in 2000)
Brunswick:

$204,681
ME:

$191,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $204,177; detached houses: $256,794; townhouses or other attached units: $274,751; in 2-unit structures: $115,806; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $84,260; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $242,091; mobile homes: $27,697

Median gross rent in 2017: $813.

March 2019 cost of living index in Brunswick: 99.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.6%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.3% for Black residents, 4.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Brunswick, ME (2017)
    • 13,77688.9%White alone
    • 5253.4%Two or more races
    • 4913.2%Hispanic
    • 4472.9%Asian alone
    • 2661.7%Black alone
    • 90.06%American Indian alone

Races in Brunswick detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Maine and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Brunswick, Maine as of February 18, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Brunswick is 1,314 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Brunswick by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(18.3)
10
(45.8)
12
(54.4)
9
(41.1)
6
(27.5)
6
(27.1)
8
(39.5)
6
(29.5)
8
(39.3)
6
(29.5)
6
(29.3)
8
(38.9)
11
(53.1)
13
(62.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(22.9)
1
(4.6)
1
(4.5)
3
(13.7)
6
(27.5)
6
(27.1)
3
(14.8)
3
(14.7)
4
(19.7)
1
(4.9)
2
(9.8)
4
(19.5)
4
(19.3)
5
(24.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
7
(32.0)
2
(9.2)
5
(22.7)
8
(36.6)
12
(55.1)
4
(18.0)
7
(34.5)
11
(54.1)
11
(54.0)
12
(59.0)
12
(58.6)
13
(63.3)
14
(67.6)
10
(48.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
102
(466.8)
88
(403.3)
59
(267.6)
73
(333.6)
69
(316.8)
55
(248.1)
124
(611.6)
99
(486.7)
90
(442.2)
63
(309.5)
50
(244.0)
40
(194.7)
50
(241.4)
34
(164.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
361
(1,652)
426
(1,952)
352
(1,597)
361
(1,650)
377
(1,731)
355
(1,601)
456
(2,249)
470
(2,310)
409
(2,009)
323
(1,587)
279
(1,362)
304
(1,480)
254
(1,226)
317
(1,533)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
19
(87.0)
21
(96.2)
17
(77.1)
10
(45.7)
4
(18.4)
12
(54.1)
29
(143.0)
26
(127.8)
10
(49.1)
5
(24.6)
11
(53.7)
4
(19.5)
10
(48.3)
10
(48.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(4.6)
9
(41.2)
8
(36.3)
1
(4.6)
1
(4.6)
3
(13.5)
4
(19.7)
4
(19.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.9)
1
(4.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(9.7)
2
(9.7)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)133.6153.9138.2137.3134.2119.1187.1175.5163.4124.0113.9124.0131.6144.0

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Brunswick, ME

Crime rate in Brunswick detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 46 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Maine average:

1.69
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Ancestries: English (20.2%), Irish (10.6%), American (9.4%), French (8.2%), French Canadian (7.5%), German (5.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1739

Elevation: 67 feet

Land area: 12.6 square miles.

Population density: 1,206 people per square mile   (low).

Brunswick, Maine map

631 residents are foreign born (1.0% Asia, 0.9% Europe, 0.9% North America).

This place:

4.0%
Maine:

3.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,408 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,540 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (23.3 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (124.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (291.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Topsham, ME (1.1 miles ),
Brunswick Station, ME (1.3 miles ),
West Bath, ME (2.3 miles ),
Bath, ME (2.6 miles ),
Lisbon Falls, ME (2.9 miles ),
Bowdoinham, ME (2.9 miles ),
Freeport, ME (2.9 miles ),
Harpswell, ME (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 43.91 N, Longitude: 69.95 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,980 (+19.1%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 3,652 (48.0%)

Area code: 207

Distribution of median household income in Brunswick, ME in 2017
Distribution of house value in Brunswick, ME in 2017
Brunswick satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 48 buildings, average cost: $140,200
  • 1998: 59 buildings, average cost: $143,900
  • 1999: 74 buildings, average cost: $151,700
  • 2000: 86 buildings, average cost: $129,500
  • 2001: 88 buildings, average cost: $162,000
  • 2002: 97 buildings, average cost: $173,700
  • 2003: 104 buildings, average cost: $198,000
  • 2004: 77 buildings, average cost: $219,200
  • 2005: 80 buildings, average cost: $217,000
  • 2006: 73 buildings, average cost: $237,400
  • 2007: 66 buildings, average cost: $215,700
  • 2008: 21 buildings, average cost: $223,800
  • 2009: 21 buildings, average cost: $272,700
  • 2010: 26 buildings, average cost: $263,000
  • 2011: 20 buildings, average cost: $250,500
  • 2012: 26 buildings, average cost: $338,000
  • 2013: 34 buildings, average cost: $249,300
  • 2014: 34 buildings, average cost: $251,900
  • 2015: 21 buildings, average cost: $347,800
  • 2016: 35 buildings, average cost: $278,900
  • 2017: 33 buildings, average cost: $320,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Brunswick, ME residents
Average permit cost in Brunswick, ME
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.9%
Maine:

3.8%
Most common industries in Brunswick, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (16.7%)
  • Health care (9.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.4%)
  • Construction (4.8%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (14.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (10.4%)
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (19.2%)
  • Health care (14.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (2.7%)
Most common occupations in Brunswick, ME (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (3.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
  • Engineers (3.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Registered nurses (4.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)

Average climate in Brunswick, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Brunswick, Maine environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 59.5. This is better than average.

City:

59.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.181. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.181
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.38. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.38
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.679. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.679
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.83. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.83
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Brunswick-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Maine state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 87.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 190.8 miles away from Brunswick center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 218.6 miles away from Brunswick center
On 10/3/2006 at 00:07:38, a magnitude 4.3 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.3 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 94.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 44.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 72.0 miles away from Brunswick center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cumberland County (31) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 18, Storms: 12, Snows: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Heavy Rains: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 3, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brunswick topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Brunswick:

  • MID COAST HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 123 MEDICAL CENTER DRIVE)
  • PARKVIEW ADVENTIST MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Church, 329 MAIN ST)
  • COMMUNITY HEALTH AND NURSING SERVICES (60 BARIBEAU DRIVE)
  • BRUNSWICK MANOR (26-28 CUMBERLAND STREET)
  • DIONNE COMMONS (24 MAURICE DRIVE)
  • HORIZONS LIVING AND REHAB CENTER (29 MAURICE DRIVE)
  • MERE POINT NURSING HOME (MERE POINT RD)
  • MID COAST SENIOR HEALTH CENTER (58 BARIBEAU DRIVE)

Airports and heliports located in Brunswick:

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College/University in Brunswick:

  • Bowdoin College (Full-time enrollment: 1,809; Location: 255 Maine Street; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.bowdoin.edu/)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brunswick:

  • Southern Maine Community College (about 23 miles; South Portland, ME; Full-time enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 24 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 28 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 31 miles; Augusta, ME; FT enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of New England (about 39 miles; Biddeford, ME; FT enrollment: 4,539)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 54 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 73 miles; Durham, NH; FT enrollment: 15,243)

Public high school in Brunswick:

Private high school in Brunswick:

  • COMPASS POINT ACADEMY (Students: 29, Location: 58 WILDWOOD DR, Grades: PK-11)

Public elementary/middle schools in Brunswick:

  • BRUNSWICK JR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 742, Location: 65 COLUMBIA AVENUE, Grades: 6-8)
  • COFFIN SCHOOL (Students: 441, Location: 20 BARROWS STREET, Grades: KG-1)
  • HARRIET BEECHER STOWE ELEMENTARY (Location: 44 MCKEEN STREET, Grades: 2-5)

Private elementary/middle school in Brunswick:

  • ST JOHN'S CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 168, Location: 37 PLEASANT ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Brunswick

Library in Brunswick:

  • CURTIS MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,410,095; Location: 23 PLEASANT STREET; 134,236 books; 5,062 audio materials; 4,571 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 276 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • An excellent,informative site. Two cemeteries, however, are incorrectly named. St. Joseph's Cemetery should be "St. John's Cemetery" and Pines should be "Pine Grove".

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Brunswick: Brunswick Golf Course (A), Appleton Hall (B), Bowdoin College Library (C), Bowdoin College Museum of Art (D), Brunswick Chamber of Commerce (E), Brunswick Fire Department Central Station (F), Brunswick Town Offices (G), Captain John Curtis Memorial Library (H), Chamberlain House (I), Harriet Beecher Stowe House (J), Hubbard Hall (K), Hyde Hall (L), Maine Hall (M), Massachusetts Hall (N), Memorial Hall (O), Mid-Coast Hospital Health Sciences Library (P), Moulton Union (Q), Parkview Professional Building (R), Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum (S), Pejepscot Historical Museum (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Brunswick include: First Parish Congregational Church (A), King Chapel (B), Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (C), Fairhaven Assembly of God Church (D), Berean Baptist Church (E), Unitarian Universalist Church (F), Church of Christ (G), Saint Pauls Episcopal Church (H), Saint Johns Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Josephs Cemetery (1), First Parish Cemetery (2), Varney Cemetery (3), Pines Cemetery (4), Riverside Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Coffin Pond (A), Androscoggin River Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Brunswick include: Pickard Field (1), Whittier Field (2), Lishness Park (3), Lincoln Street Historic District (4), Federal Street Historic District (5), Edwards Field (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Chamberlain Joshua L Museum (2 Potter Street) (1), Pejepscot Historical Society (Museums; 226 Maine Street) (2), United States Government - Interior Dept- National Park Service (Recreation Areas; 14 Maine Street Uppr) (3), Adventures in Language & Culture (Tours & Charters; 136 Maine Street) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Stowe House (63 Federal Street) (1), Atrium (21 Gurnet Rd) (2), Captain Daniel Stone Inn (10 Water St) (3), Comfort Inn Brunswick (199 Pleasant Street) (4), Oasis Motel (Portland Road) (5), Econo Lodge Brunswick (215 Pleasant Street) (6), Super 8 Motel (224 Bath Road) (7), Fairfield Inn and Stes Brunswick Freeprt (36 Old Portland Road) (8). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Stump Merrill - Baseball player, Will Montgomery - Football player, Robert P. T. Coffin - Poet, Robley Wilson - Poet, Alpheus Spring Packard - Entomologist, Clay Ketter - Artist, Dan Walters - Baseball player, John Stevens Cabot Abbott, Josh Casaubon - Actor, Judith Merkle Riley - Novelist.

Cumberland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Brunswick and their reported violations in the past:

BAY BRIDGE ESTATES LLC (Population served: 1,233, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
THOMAS POINT BCH INC CG (Population served: 188, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
WHITES BEACH CAMPGROUND (Population served: 113, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
WOOD POND VILLAGE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-20-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-20-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-10-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-23-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-21-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-21-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-31-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
INDEPENDENCE ASSOCIATION INCORPORATED (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-20-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-20-2012), St Public Notif received (MAR-03-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-30-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-21-2006)
FISH HOUSE COVE WATER CO, INC (Population served: 30, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-02-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-28-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-05-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:

2.1 people
Maine:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

53.4%
Whole state:

62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.9%
Whole state:

9.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Brunswick in 2010:

  • 1,583 people in college/university student housing
  • 39 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 36 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 21 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 9 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 9 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Brunswick in 2000:

  • 1,339 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 231 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 47 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 14 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 7 people in religious group quarters
  • 2 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
Arena or stadium:
  • Bowdoin College. Bowdoin College.

Banks with most branches in Brunswick (2011 data):

  • Norway Savings Bank: Cook's Corner Branch at Routes 1 And 24, branch established on 1967/08/04; Brunswick Main Branch at 83 Maine Street, branch established on 1858/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $958.8 mil, Deposits: $711.3 mil, headquarters in Norway, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: Norway Bancorp, Mhc
  • Androscoggin Savings Bank: Brunswick Branch at 242 Bath Road, branch established on 1999/04/12; Brunswick Branch at 208 1/2 Maine Street, branch established on 1974/07/01. Info updated 2008/07/01: Bank assets: $707.2 mil, Deposits: $506.9 mil, headquarters in Lewiston, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Androscoggin Bancorp, Mhc
  • TD Bank, National Association: Brunswick Shaw's Supermarket Branch at 10 Tibbetts Drive, branch established on 1997/10/24; Brunswick Shop 'n Save Branch at 35 Elm Street, branch established on 1997/04/04. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • The Bank of Maine: Brunswick Branch at 137 Main Street, branch established on 1996/06/30; Brunswick Branch at 6 Gurnet Road, branch established on 1995/06/12. Info updated 2011/10/17: Bank assets: $783.5 mil, Deposits: $655.7 mil, headquarters in Portland, ME, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 33 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: Brunswick Branch at 110 Maine Street, branch established on 1962/03/23. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Bath Savings Institution: Brunswick Branch at 3 Pleasant Street, branch established on 1987/06/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $636.7 mil, Deposits: $486.8 mil, headquarters in Bath, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices
  • KeyBank National Association: Brunswick Branch at 172 Maine Street, branch established on 1963/12/13. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Northeast Bank: 186 Main Street Branch at 186 Maine Street, branch established on 1888/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $587.1 mil, Deposits: $401.6 mil, headquarters in Lewiston, ME, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Northeast Bancorp
  • People's United Bank: Brunswick Branch at 112 Maine Street, branch established on 1992/09/04. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Brunswick:

Marital status in Brunswick, ME
  • Never married: 36.2%
  • Now married: 42.5%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 14.8%

For population 25 years and over in Brunswick:

  • High school or higher: 93.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Maine average:

10.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Brunswick
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brunswick, ME (based on Cumberland County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic38,24319
Mainline Protestant22,03096
Evangelical Protestant12,00785
Other7,18744
Orthodox5001
Black Protestant2852
None201,422-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 72
This county:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 67
Cumberland County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 105
Cumberland County:

3.82 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 330
Cumberland County:

12.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

11.02 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.1%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Cumberland County:

19.5%
State:

25.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.5%
Maine:

51.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Brunswick:

49.6%
State:

49.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
Maine:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.6%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Brunswick:

11.6%
Maine:

9.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Maine:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

34.5%
Maine:

34.9%

General health condition:
Brunswick:

57.8%
Maine:

58.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.1%
State:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brunswick, ME Residents

6.63% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($65,275 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.63%
Maine average:

5.91%

0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,253 average AGI)
Cumberland County:

0.14%
Maine average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from York County, ME  0.99% ($51,464 average AGI)
from Androscoggin County, ME  0.39% ($52,487)
from Sagadahoc County, ME  0.31% ($60,456)


6.25% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,068 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
Maine average:

5.73%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($500 average AGI)
Cumberland County:

0.05%
Maine average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to York County, ME  1.15% ($44,353 average AGI)
to Androscoggin County, ME  0.54% ($42,263)
to Sagadahoc County, ME  0.35% ($48,018)
Businesses in Brunswick, ME
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Lowe's1
AT&T1Marriott1
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Applebee's1Mazda1
Ascend Collection1McDonald's2
Bath & Body Works1New Balance1
Burger King1Nike1
CVS1Old Navy1
Chevrolet1Papa John's Pizza1
Circle K1Pizza Hut1
Cold Stone Creamery1RadioShack1
Coldwater Creek1Rite Aid1
Comfort Inn1Rodeway Inn1
Days Inn1Sears2
Domino's Pizza1Shaw's1
Dunkin Donuts3Staples1
Famous Footwear1Starbucks1
Fashion Bug1Subway2
FedEx4T-Mobile3
Ford1T.J.Maxx1
GNC1Taco Bell1
GameStop1U-Haul3
H&R Block2UPS4
Hyundai1Verizon Wireless1
KFC1Volkswagen1
Knights Inn1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Brunswick:

  • WJJB (900 AM; 1 kW; BRUNSWICK, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WJTO (730 AM; 1 kW; BATH, ME; Owner: BLUE JEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGAN (560 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZAN (970 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WLOB (1310 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WJAE (1440 AM; 5 kW; WESTBROOK, ME; Owner: ALTANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brunswick:

  • WCLZ (98.9 FM; BRUNSWICK, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBOR (91.1 FM; BRUNSWICK, ME; Owner: THE PRES. & TRUSTEES OF BOWDOIN COLL)
  • WJJB-FM (95.5 FM; TOPSHAM, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WTHT (107.5 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WBCI (105.9 FM; BATH, ME; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBLM (102.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJBQ (97.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCYI (93.9 FM; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMEA (90.1 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMEK-FM (99.9 FM; AUBURN, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMTW-FM (106.7 FM; NORTH WINDHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WYFP (91.9 FM; HARPSWELL, ME; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPOR (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WYNZ (100.9 FM; WESTBROOK, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WMSJ (89.3 FM; FREEPORT, ME; Owner: DOWNEAST CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WMEP (90.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQSS (102.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCME (96.7 FM; BOOTHBAY HARBOR, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Brunswick:

  • WGME-TV (Channel 13; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: WGME LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPFO (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CMCG PORTLAND LICENSE LLC)
  • WPXT (Channel 51; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: HMW, INC.)
  • WCBB (Channel 10; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WPME (Channel 35; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: KB PRIME MEDIA LLC)
  • WMTW-TV (Channel 8; POLAND SPRING, ME; Owner: WMTW BROADCAST GROUP, LLC)
  • WCSH (Channel 6; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • W29CA (Channel 29; BRUNSWICK, ME; Owner: CRAIG MINISTRIES)
  • W32CA (Channel 32; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W58CM (Channel 58; BANGOR, ME; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Brunswick fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 23Number of bridges
  • 446ft / 136mTotal length
  • 217,513Total average daily traffic
  • 16,077Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Brunswick, ME - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 41990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Brunswick, ME
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Brunswick)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 54 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Brunswick, ME)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 156 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brunswick)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Brunswick)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED32$183,57564$159,557226$169,16321$97,63518$167,4965$25,944
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$140,0007$154,50323$189,1175$149,3041$220,9701$18,400
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$169,22617$153,22446$184,9716$102,4224$178,7706$47,347
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$128,8935$136,77032$196,6051$64,0502$240,8851$37,540
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$05$149,8360$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0111.00 , 0112.01, 0112.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$181,9198$232,665
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$152,2734$182,603
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$290,2653$218,763
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$362,1300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0111.00 , 0112.01, 0112.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Brunswick, ME
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Brunswick, ME - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 126
  • Hazardous Condition: 138
  • Service Call: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 20
Fire incident types in Brunswick, ME

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brunswick, ME

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Brunswick, Maine:

  • Americas Best Value Inn, 215 Pleasant St, Brunswick, Maine 04011 , Phone: (207) 729-9991, Fax: (207) 721-0413
  • Comfort Inn, 199 Pleasant St, Brunswick, Maine 04011 , Phone: (207) 729-1129, Fax: (207) 725-8310
  • Captain Daniel Stone Inn- Ascend Collection, 10 Water St, Brunswick, Maine 04011 , Phone: (207) 373-1824, Fax: (207) 373-1857
  • Days Inn-Brunswick-Me, 224 Bath Rd, Brunswick, Maine 04011 , Phone: (207) 725-8883, Fax: (207) 729-8766
  • Best Western Plus Brunswick Bath, 71 Gurnet Rd, Brunswick, Maine 04011 , Phone: (207) 725-5251, Fax: (207) 798-5867
  • Fairfield Inn & Suites, 36 Old Portland Rd, Brunswick, Maine 04011 , Phone: (207) 721-0300, Fax: (207) 721-0372
  • Knights Inn Brunswick, 133 Pleasant St, Brunswick, Maine 04011 , Phone: (207) 725-8761, Fax: (207) 725-8300
  • The Inn At Brunswick Station, 4 Noble St, Brunswick, Maine 04011 , Phone: (207) 837-6565, Fax: (207) 837-6566
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Brunswick, Maine
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Brunswick, ME
  • 69.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.5%Utility gas
  • 10.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.2%Wood
  • 1.2%Electricity
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Brunswick, ME
  • 44.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 22.7%Utility gas
  • 18.0%Electricity
  • 13.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Wood
  • 0.9%Other fuel


Brunswick compared to Maine state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Brunswick on our top lists:

  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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