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Cumberland County,


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The Maine state capital is Augusta.

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04101, 04102, 04103

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Portland is approximately 64,358 (1999), 66194 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 31,293 (1990), 30725 (2010).

The amount of land area in Portland is 58.642 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 104.808 sq kilometers.
The distance from Portland to Washington DC is 497 miles. The distance to the Maine state capital is 52 miles. (as the crow flies)
Portland is positioned 43.66 degrees north of the equator and 70.20 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Portland location: in southern Maine on the Atlantic Coast.

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Climate & Weather

The average winter temperature is 20-40 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 60-80 degrees F.
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History & History Related Items

Portland history:

Historical Landmarks in the Greater Portland area.
165 State Street
Portland, Maine 04101-3797
Phone: 207-774-5561
Fax: 207- 774-2509

A history of the first parish in Portland Maine.
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Portland attractions:

Portland Head Light
1000 Shore Road
Cape Elizabeth, Maine 04107
Phone: 207-799-2661
one of the oldest lighthouses in the U.S., commissioned by George Washington in 1791.

Portland Observatory
138 Congress St.
Portland, ME 04101-3608
Phone: 207-774-5561

Portland Performing Arts
25 Forest Ave #A
Portland, ME 04101-2810
Phone: 207-774-0465

Nova Scotia Tourist Info
468 Commercial St
Portland, ME 04101-4637
Phone: 207-772-0017

Children's Museum Of Maine
142 Free St
Portland, ME 04101-3961
Phone: 207-828-1234

Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad
58 Fore St
Portland, ME 04101
Phone: 207-828-0814

Maine Sports Hall Of Fame
295 Fore St
Portland, ME 04101-4108
Phone: 207-871-0772

Maine Toy Train Museum
151 Congress St # 5
Portland, ME 04101-3651
Phone: 207-874-6641

Portland Museum Of Art
7 Congress Sq
Portland, ME 04101-3802
Phone: 207-775-6148

Tate House Museum
2 Waldo St
Portland, ME 04102-1913
Phone: 207-774-6177

Victoria Mansion
109 Danforth St
Portland, ME 04101-4504
Phone: 207-772-4841

Wadsworth Longfellow House
489 Congress St
Portland, ME 04101-3401
Phone: 207-879-0427
Childhood home of poet, Henry WadsworthLongfellow, built in 1786
Please call for hours of operation

Portland Harbor Museum
Fort Road, S.
Portland, Maine 04106
Phone: 207-799-6337
On the Southern Maine Technical College Campus

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