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Kennebunk
  • Town in Maine

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

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Kennebunk is a town in Maine with a population of 11,466. Kennebunk is in York County and is one of the best places to live in Maine. Living in Kennebunk offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Kennebunk and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Kennebunk are highly rated.

About

About Kennebunk...
Population
11,466

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$358,800
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,136
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    24%
  • Own
    76%
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Kennebunk Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade A minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    8.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    42.4
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    8.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    432.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    34.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    4%
  • 25-34 years
    8%
  • 35-44 years
    7%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    17%
  • 65+ years
    31%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    22%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    23%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    national  11%

Working in Kennebunk

Jobs
grade B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$88,865
National
$69,021

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