In 2017, Augusta, ME had a population of 18.6k people with a median age of 44.8 and a median household income of $40,181. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Augusta, ME declined from 18,691 to 18,626, a -0.348% decrease and its median household income declined from $40,555 to $40,181, a -0.922% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Augusta, ME are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.1%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.2%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (1.26%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.06%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.05%). N/A% of the people in Augusta, ME speak a non-English language, and 97.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Augusta, ME are University of Maine at Augusta (632 degrees awarded in 2017), Kaplan University-Augusta Campus (164 degrees), and Capilo School of Hair Design (77 degrees).
The median property value in Augusta, ME is $142,600, and the homeownership rate is 52.8%. Most people in Augusta, ME commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Augusta, ME is 2 cars per household.