The City of Auburn is the 5th largest city in Maine with a population of 23,583 as of July 1, 2016. Auburn ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Maine. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Auburn is located at latitude 44.0845 and longitude -70.2496 in Androscoggin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Auburn (see map below) encompass a land area of 59.33 sq. miles and a water area of 6.41 sq. miles. Androscoggin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 190 feet.
The City of Auburn (GNIS ID: 582333) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Auburn population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||23,086|
|Population in Familes||16,642|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||497|
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||11,306 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,478 (48.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4,727 (41.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,101 ( 9.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$167,663|
|Average Home Value||$203,838|
|Median Household Income||$45,192|
|Average Household Income||$61,445|
|Per Capita Income||$26,899|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.05%|
|Per Capita Income||1.35%|
The table below compares Auburn to the other 130 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maine by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 5||97th|
|Population Density1||# 81||38th|
|Diversity Index2||# 25||82nd|
|Median Household Income||# 59||55th|
|Per Capita Income||# 49||63rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maine Census Data Comparison Tool.