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Windham, ME
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Windham profile


Living in Windham



Windham is a medium-sized town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 19,128 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Windham is the 13th largest community in Maine.

Windham real estate is some of the most expensive in Maine, although Windham house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Also of interest is that Windham has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 11.08% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Because of many things, Windham is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Windham a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Windham has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Windham’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

The population of Windham is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 38.51% of adults in Windham have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Windham in 2018 was $40,662, which is wealthy relative to Maine and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $162,648 for a family of four.

The people who call Windham home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Windham residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Windham include English, Irish, French, Italian, and French Canadian.

The most common language spoken in Windham is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.