established March 15, 1820 formerly known as Massachusetts
flag of Maine
seal of Maine
coat of arms of Maine
Coat of arms
Maine two letter code: ME
capital: Augusta est. 1832
Pine Tree State
Lumber State
16 Counties:
Androscoggin County
Aroostook County
Cumberland County
Franklin County
Hancock County
Kennebec County
Knox County
Lincoln County
Oxford County
Penobscot County
Piscataquis County
Sagadahoc County
Somerset County
Waldo County
Washington County
York County
1 Neighboring States:
New Hampshire
2 Areacodes:
207     506    
Airport : 115
Heliport : 24
Seaplane Base : 46
Ultralight : 1
Electoral Votes: 4
State Motto: Dirigo
english translation: I lead
Highest point in Maine: Katahdin , 5268 feet
fossil Pertica plant
fossil scientific name Pertica quadrifaria
tree Eastern White Pine
tree binomial nomenclature Pinus strobus
flower White pine cone and tassel
flower scientificname Pinus strobus
fish Landlocked Atlantic salmon
fish binomial nomenclature Salmo salar sebago
bird Chickadee
insect European honey bee
insect scientific name Apis mellifera
pet Maine Coon Cat
land mammal Moose
gemstone Tourmaline
zipcodes for Maine : 03579 03901 03902 03903 03904 03905 03906
all 515 zipcodes for Maine
Crime Chart Maine Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 1,330,089 318,857,056
violent crimes 1,7001,197,987
violent crime rate127.8375.7
murder and manslaughter2114,249
murder and manslaughter rate1.64.5
rape rate36.536.6
robbery rate22.9102.2
aggravated assault890741,291
aggravated assault rate66.9232.5
property crimes26,4218,277,829
property crime rate1986.42596.1
burglary rate378.2542.5
larceny theft20,5925,858,496
larceny theft rate1548.21837.3
motor vechicle theft799689,527
motor vehicle theft rate60.1216.2
Auburn (22,871)
Augusta (18,471)
Bangor (32,391)
Biddeford (21,282)
Brunswick (20,495)
Brunswick (CDP) (15,275)
Falmouth (11,988)
Gorham (17,181)
Kennebunk (11,209)
Lewiston (36,202)
Orono (10,700)
Portland (66,881)
Saco (19,078)
Sanford (20,893)
Scarborough (19,691)
South Portland (25,556)
Standish (10,139)
Waterville (16,261)
Wells (10,073)
Westbrook (17,978)
Windham (17,816)
York (12,862)