Bangor, ME has five higher education schools within its city limits. Husson University, the highest ranked school in the city, has a total student population of 2,881. It is the 637th highest ranked school in the USA and the 8th highest in the state of Maine (#1 is Bowdoin College). Bangor lies in Penobscot county, which is one of the 9 counties in Maine. The Bangor, ME area has 61,880 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.1% unemployment rate, $17.90/hr average worker wage, and a $37,230 average annual salary.
Of the 5 schools in Bangor, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Beal College comes out as the most expensive ($21,240/yr), with Eastern Maine Community College as the lowest recorded at only $6,452/yr.Popular Bars in Bangor: