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Capital: Augusta
Nickname: The Pine Tree State
Inhabitants: 1.3 million
Largest city: Portland
Airport: (PWM) Portland International Jetport
Fun Fact: The Hole in the Iconic Donut Was Invented in Maine
About Maine
Pristine dark forests, vast lakes, pebble beaches and lobster, Maine is America’s most northerly state and the only state to border one other state. Maine is known for its rocky coastline and fishing, 90% of all lobster is caught in Maine. In the summer, Maine is a popular vacation destination for Americans. Maine belongs to the New England region. The summers are pleasant, the winters bittersweet. The beautiful Acadia National Park is Maine’s only National Park and an absolute must visit. Cadillac Mountain in Acadia, the highest mountain on the East Coast, was named after French explorer Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac, not the famous car. See mcat-test-centers for a list of 2-year colleges in Maine including private technical schools and public community colleges within the state of Maine.

Brief History of Maine

Population: 1,328.188 thousand people (2011) Area: 91646.0 sq. km According to citypopulationreview.com, Maine is the easternmost state in the United States and is also known as the Pine State. It is located on the coast of the Gulf of Maine, the coastline of which is very winding, replete with small bays and offshore islands. Onceā€¦ Read More »