Scarborough, Maine

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Scarborough is located in Cumberland County, ME. The population is , making Scarborough the 8th largest city in Cumberland County.

There are 6 public schools in Scarborough with an average Homefacts rating of A+. The total crime rate for Scarborough is low , and there are 14 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Scarborough is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Scarborough property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Scarborough include Old Orchard Beach, South Portland and Saco.

Scarborough Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Exceptional
  • No High School Diploma: 4.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 61%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 35%

Crime Rate

48.32% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 19
  • Violent Crimes: 54
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 73
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 14 offenders in Scarborough
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

285 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 4
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 280


Low 2.6%
  • Maine unemployment average: 3.0%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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6 Public Schools view public schools

There are 6 K-12 public schools in Scarborough, ME and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Scarborough's schools as Exceptional, with an overall A+ rating.
2 Private Schools

Cornerstone Baptist Academy

Morrison Center

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1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Scarborough, ME

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$650,000 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

70 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Scarborough, ME issued 70 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Scarborough, ME issued 77 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,143
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,330
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,721
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,195
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,689

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Environmental Hazards

285 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (340/354)
    Scarborough, ME has 96.05% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Scarborough, ME is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.35 Average
    Scarborough, ME is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 24.07°
  • February 27.37°
  • March 35.7°
  • April 46.6°
  • May 55.74°
  • June 64.17°
  • July 70.8°
  • August 68.72°
  • September 61.13°
  • October 50.55°
  • November 40.45°
  • December 29.27°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Scarborough, ME

Scarborough, ME has a low risk of earthquakes.
Scarborough, ME has a moderate risk of hurricanes.
Scarborough, ME has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Scarborough, ME has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Scarborough, ME: $64,167


Unemployment in Scarborough is 2.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.0% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 48.91%
White Collar - 51.09%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Paul LePage
  • Sen. Susan M. Collins
  • Sen. Angus S. King Jr.

City Representatives

  • Chellie Pingree

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

3 Cemeteries view all

5 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Scarborough, ME

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

3 Retirement Homes view all

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