Comments for: Maine slowly gaining cultural diversity, but 3 largest cities still some of the whitest in the US

Posted Sept. 10, 2012, at 6:27 p.m.
Last modified Sept. 10, 2012, at 7:58 p.m.

AUGUSTA | Although Maine’s non-white population rose 37 percent between 2000 and 2010, the state’s three largest metropolitan areas rank in the bottom 25 in a new Brown University study on racial and cultural diversity in the United States. Bangor places fifth from the bottom. Portland-South Portland-Biddeford ranks 11th, …

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