Lisbon is a somewhat small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 8,853 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lisbon is the 26th largest community in Maine.
Unlike some towns, Lisbon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lisbon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lisbon is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lisbon who work in office and administrative support (20.24%), sales jobs (10.55%), and management occupations (7.89%).
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Lisbon has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Lisbon a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
The percentage of adults in Lisbon who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.58% of the adults in Lisbon have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Lisbon in 2010 was $24,091, which is middle income relative to Maine and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $96,364 for a family of four. However, Lisbon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lisbon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lisbon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lisbon include English, French Canadian, Irish, and German.
The most common language spoken in Lisbon is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Polish.