MAINE

MAINE

Lighthouse of Portland,Maine

Forward Van Linesspecializes in providing outstanding moving services to and from Maine, with coverage from Portland to Augusta among othercities throughout the state.Maine is both the northernmost and easternmost portion of New England. It is known for its scenery—its jagged, mostly rocky coastline, its low, rolling mountains, its heavily forested interior, and picturesque waterways—as well as for its seafood cuisine, especially lobster and clams.

State webpage: www.maine.gov

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Official language: English
Demonym: Mainer

Capital: Augusta
Largest city: Portland
Area: Ranked 39th in the US

  • Total: 35,385square miles (91,646km²)
  • Width: 210miles (338km)
  • Length: 320miles (515km)
  • % Water: 13.5
  • Latitude 42° 58′ N to 47° 28′ N
  • Longitude 66° 57′ W to 71° 5′ W
Population: Ranked 41st in the US

  • Total: 1,328,188(2011est)
  • Density: 43.0per square miles (16.6 km²) Ranked 38th in the US
Elevation: Mount Katahdin

  • Highest point: 5,270with ft (1606.4m)
  • Mean: 600 ft (180 m)
  • Lowest point: Atlantic Ocean
Before statehood: District of Maine
Admission to Union:March 15, 1820 (23rd)
Time zones:

  • Estearn: UTC -5/-4
Abbreviation: ME US-ME

 

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