Bangor Information

Bangor Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Bangor, ME

General Bangor Information

State: Maine

County: Penobscot County

Close cities: Kenduskeag, ME, Hampden, ME, Brewer, ME, Castine, ME, Eddington, ME, Orrington, ME, Old Town, ME, Bradley, ME, Holden, ME, Orono, ME

Bangor Population (census data)
Total 31,853 (+0.9% since 2000)
Male 15,042 (47.2%)
Female 16,811 (52.8%)

Population Density: 925 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 91.4 (US Avg is 100)

Bangor Elevation: 158 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1834

Land Area: 34.4 square miles

Median Household Income: $35,865

Zip Codes: 04401, and 04402.

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Bangor Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (94.4%)
  • American Indian (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Black (1.0%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (18.7%)
  • Irish (17.6%)
  • French (12.5%)
  • United States (11.0%)
  • German (6.2%)
  • French Canadian (5.2%)
Foriegn Born: 1,062 people (3.3%)
  • North America (36.7%)
  • Asia (36.7%)
  • Europe (26.7%)

Local Bangor Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Boston Red Sox
NFL Football: New England Patriots
NBA Basketball: Boston Celtics
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins
NCAA Sports: University of Maine, University of New Hampshire

Bangor School Information

High Schools
Bangor High School (885 Broadway, Bangor, ME, 04401 - Bangor School Department District)
Other/Private Schools
Abraham Lincoln School (45 Forest Avenue, Bangor, ME, 04401 - Bangor School Department District)
Downeast School (100 Moosehead Boulevard, Bangor, ME, 04401 - Bangor School Department District)
Fairmount School (58 Thirteenth Street, Bangor, ME, 04401 - Bangor School Department District)
Fourteenth Street School (224 Fourteenth Street, Bangor, ME, 04401 - Bangor School Department District)
Fruit Street School (175 Fruit Street, Bangor, ME, 04401 - Bangor School Department District)
James F. Doughty School (143 Fifth Street, Bangor, ME, 04401 - Bangor School Department District)
Mary Snow School (435 Broadway, Bangor, ME, 04401 - Bangor School Department District)
Vine Street School (66 Vine Street, Bangor, ME, 04401 - Bangor School Department District)
William S Cohen School (304 Garland Street, Bangor, ME, 04401 - Bangor School Department District)

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