ME

National Population : 333,590,059
Maine State Population : 1,327,423

About Lewiston, ME

Lewiston, ME is located in Androscoggin County in the state of Maine.

The total City Population for Lewiston is about 36,592 with about 409 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 58,802.

The Average Home Value is $140,100.00, which is roughly 21% lower than the Average Home Value of $177,874.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 26% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $41,371.00, which is roughly 23% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $53,830.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 28% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Lewiston is about 5.4%.

Maine is ranked #11 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 68.97 out of 100.

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Voting

Androscoggin County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 5.66% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 49.31%
Democratic: 46.52%
Libertarian: 1.86%
Other: 1.29%
Green: 1.02%


Nearby Locations

Auburn, ME (2.87 mi.)
Sabattus, ME (4.41 mi.)
Wales, ME (4.41 mi.)
Lisbon, ME (6.45 mi.)
Greene, ME (6.78 mi.)
Lisbon Falls, ME (8.78 mi.)
W Bowdoin, ME (8.99 mi.)
Bowdoin, ME (8.99 mi.)
Mechanic Fls, ME (9.10 mi.)
Poland, ME (10.62 mi.)
Poland Spring, ME (10.62 mi.)
New Gloucester, ME (10.95 mi.)
New Gloucestr, ME (10.95 mi.)
Monmouth, ME (10.95 mi.)
Turner, ME (11.33 mi.)
Durham, ME (11.58 mi.)
Minot, ME (11.60 mi.)
Litchfield, ME (12.44 mi.)
Hebron, ME (12.46 mi.)
North Monmouth, ME (13.73 mi.)
N Monmouth, ME (13.73 mi.)
Pejepscot, ME (13.92 mi.)
Topsham, ME (13.92 mi.)
Leeds, ME (14.03 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 04240
Latitude : 44.086388
Longitude : -70.157552
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 237 ft.
Area Code(s) : 207

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.26
Male Population Estimate : 48.07%
Female Population Estimate : 51.93%
Median Age : 37.4
Male Median Age : 36.6
Female Median Age : 38.3

White Population Estimate : 88.98%
Black Population Estimate : 10.01%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.99%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.48%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.10%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.24%
Other Population Estimate : 0.93%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Lewiston specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Androscoggin County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Androscoggin County: About 139 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Androscoggin County is about 53% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 52% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.