ME

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

About West Paris, ME

West Paris, ME is located in Oxford County in the state of Maine.

The total City Population for West Paris is about 1,815 with about 35 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,259.

The Average Home Value is $143,400.00, which is roughly 19% lower than the Average Home Value of $177,874.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 24% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $45,313.00, which is roughly 16% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $53,830.00 for the state of Maine, and roughly 21% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for West Paris is about 9.6%.

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

Oxford County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 16.64% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 52.35%
Democratic: 43.64%
Libertarian: 1.92%
Other: 1.06%
Green: 1.03%


Nearby Locations

Greenwood, ME (1.96 mi.)
Bryant Pond, ME (3.67 mi.)
Milton Twp, ME (3.67 mi.)
Sumner, ME (6.28 mi.)
South Paris, ME (8.32 mi.)
Norway, ME (8.76 mi.)
Bethel, ME (9.25 mi.)
Gilead, ME (9.25 mi.)
Mason Twp, ME (9.25 mi.)
Albany Twp, ME (9.25 mi.)
Waterford, ME (10.06 mi.)
Buckfield, ME (11.74 mi.)
Hartford, ME (11.74 mi.)
Peru, ME (12.21 mi.)
Brownfield, ME (12.53 mi.)
Hanover, ME (13.05 mi.)
Hebron, ME (13.56 mi.)
Canton, ME (14.76 mi.)
Rumford Ctr, ME (14.93 mi.)
Rumford, ME (14.93 mi.)
Rumford Point, ME (14.93 mi.)
Rumford Center, ME (14.93 mi.)
E Stoneham, ME (15.32 mi.)
Stoneham, ME (15.32 mi.)
Mexico, ME (15.68 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 04289
Latitude : 44.323037
Longitude : -70.537036
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 541 ft.
Area Code(s) : 207

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.44
Male Population Estimate : 49.42%
Female Population Estimate : 50.58%
Median Age : 41.6
Male Median Age : 39.8
Female Median Age : 44.1

White Population Estimate : 98.57%
Black Population Estimate : 0.22%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.82%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.33%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.06%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.49%
Other Population Estimate : 0.55%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of West Paris specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Oxford County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2015)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Oxford County: About 112 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Oxford County is about 22% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 61% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.