Augusta, Maine 

8 Reviews | Review This Place | Photos and MapsHomes For Sale

Population

18,747

-2.7% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.0%

Median Income

$38,263

Median Home Price

$202,400

Best City Gifts

Best Places to Live in Augusta, Maine

August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Augusta, while January and February are the least comfortable months.


Augusta, ME Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Maine
County: Kennebec County
Metro Area: Augusta-Waterville Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Augusta
Zip Codes: 04330


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Augusta is 5.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Augusta jobs have decreased by 0.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Augusta's cost of living is 18.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Augusta's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
#WeatherDataText# Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Kennebec county flipped narrowly Democratic, 48.6% to 48.3%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Augusta's population is 18,747 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 2.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Augusta is Real Estate: $202,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.2%.

SCHOOLS
Augusta public schools spend $13,212 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.1 students per teacher in Augusta. More Education



Best Places to Live in Augusta Rankings


Housing Market in Augusta

It's a good time to buy in Augusta. Home Appreciation is up 27.7% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Augusta is $202,400.

View More Data >

Reviews for Augusta   8 Reviews
Excessive crime and violence pushed us out - 9/11/2016
We spent 1 year in Augusta. It is probably the cutest Capitol city that I have ever visited in the US. That being said, it has a dark underbelly and a ruthless drug... Read More

Start Your Review of Augusta


Snow anyone? - 11/14/2010
Winter in Maine usually starts in November, occasionally in October and lasts until March, sometimes April. Although last year was unusually mild, most folks around... Read More

Augusta is quite a nice place - 3/31/2009
I've been living in Augusta for about 9 months now. Moved here from New Orleans. I should be moving out in a few months; I seriously considered staying in Augusta... Read More


View More Data >

COMPARE COST OF LIVING
Compare Augusta, Maine to any other place in the USA.


MAPS OF AUGUSTA, MAINE
Check out the latest Maps in a variety of categories including cost of living, population, and commute time.Augusta,Maine Map
ZIP CODES IN AUGUSTA, MAINE
04330

PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP

Members receive 10 FREE city profile downloads a month, unlimited access to our detailed cost of living calculator and analysis, unlimited access to our DataEngine, and more.

Try Now

Join BestPlaces