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Maine Profile

The largest of the New England states in area, Maine, in 1820, was the 23rd state to join the Union. Its name comes from an ancient French province of the same name. The most sparsely populated state east of the Mississippi River, it's appropriately called the "Pine Tree State," as 90 percent of its land is forest. Not surprisingly, most of Maine's economy is related to timber and the production of paper and paper products although the millions of tourists who flock each summer to "Vacationland" are a significant source of revenue. The capital is Augusta; the state flower is the white pine cone and tassel. ...Read more here: Maine - The Pine Tree State

Capital City:
Augusta
Nickname:
Pine Tree State
Motto:
Dirigo (I direct)
Statehood:
March 15, 1820 (23th)
Origin of State's Name:
Probably a reference to the state region being a mainland, different from its many surrounding islands.
Largest Cities:
Portland, Lewiston, Bangor, Auburn, South Portland
Border State:
New Hampshire
Land Area:
30,865 sq. mi.; 39th largest
State Bird:
Chickadee
State Flower:
White pine cone and tassel (pinus strobus, linnaeus)
State Tree:
Eastern White Pine
State Song:
State Song of Maine

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Cities, Counties, and Zip Codes in Maine

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Maine Schools

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Elementary Schools

Ames Elementary School
(207) 342-5100
Hc 81 Box 160
Searsmont, ME 04973
Mast Landing School
(207) 865-4561
116 Bow Street
Freeport, ME 04032

Middle Schools

Caravel Middle School
(207) 848-3615
520 Irish Road
Carmel, ME 04419
Mt Jefferson Jr High School
(207) 738-2866
61 Winn Road
Lee, ME 04455

High Schools

Morse High School
(207) 443-8250
826 High Street
Bath, ME 04530
Van Buren District Secondary Sch
(207) 868-5274
169 Main Street
Van Buren, ME 04785

Sex Offender Information for Maine

For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

In Maine, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://www.informe.org/sor/. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

For more information check out the resources listed below:

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