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Safety

in South Portland, Maine

(South Portland is Located in Cumberland County)

Is South Portland, Maine a safe place to live?

Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 71.9 to South Portland, Maine (with 100 being the best). This score helps find the safest places to live in America. When determining if South Portland, Maine is a safe place to live, we analyze factors including air quality, water quality, crime rates, natural disaster frequency, substance abuse rates, cancer instances, and more.

Crime rates in South Portland, Maine

Crime rates

moderate

Arson crimes

moderate

Vandalism

moderate

Environmental Hazards

Cancer
instances

moderate

Substance
abuse

the highest

Natural Disasters

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Earthquakes

in South Portland are unlikely

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Severe Storms

in South Portland are possible

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Volcanos

in South Portland are unlikely

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Hurracanes

in South Portland are unlikely

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Tornados

in South Portland are possible

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Wildfires

in South Portland are very low

Smoking Laws

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Smoking is Prohibited both in South Portland. Smoking inside of workplaces in South Portland is prohibited. The use of e-cigarettes is not banned. In South Portland, Maine recreational and medical marijuana use is legal.

Air and Water Quality

Air quality

88% of the time

Water quality

100% of the time

South Portland, Maine has good air quality 88.0% of the time or 321 days per year. The water quality index calculated by Dwellics team in South Portland is 100 out of 100 (100 being the best) based on the number of acute health-based violations for every water utility in the last 5 years.

Cities Near South Portland, ME

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Westbrook, ME

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Religion diversity

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Religion diversity

Higher educated people

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Scarborough, ME

Location data:

Higher educated people

High proficiency in Reading and Language Arts at Elementary schools

High proficiency in Reading and Language Arts at Middle schools

Cities Near South Portland, ME

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Westbrook, ME

Location data:

Low sales tax

Religion diversity

Low cancer incidence rate

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