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Brunswick
  • Town in Maine

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B
  4. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade B
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade C
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Brunswick is a town in Maine with a population of 21,691. Brunswick is in Cumberland County and is one of the best places to live in Maine. Living in Brunswick offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Brunswick there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Brunswick and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Brunswick are highly rated.

About

About Brunswick...
Population
21,691

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$316,200
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,231
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    27%
  • Own
    73%
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Brunswick Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    41.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    22.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    9.1
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    64
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,379.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    82.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    13%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    22%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    24%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    26%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    24%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    21%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  11%

Working in Brunswick

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$71,236
National
$75,149

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