Fact Sheet

Visit Maine Fact SheetMaine…

  • is recognized as one of the most healthful states in the nation with summer temperatures averaging 70°F and winter temperatures averaging 20°F.
  • has 5,500 miles of coastline, and about 2000 islands off the coast.
  • is home to international bestselling author Stephen King
  • has 542,629 acres of state and national parks
  • contains 32,000 miles of rivers and streams.
  • with nearly 90% forested land is called the Pine Tree State.
  • is known worldwide for lobsters, blueberries, and
    L.L. Bean.
Population 1.3 million
Largest city Portland
Location Northeast USA, borders Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Quebec
Same day access to: Boston, New York, Montreal


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