The Town of Brunswick, the gateway to Maine's
magnificent mid coast, is an eminently livable community with much
to offer residents, businesses, students and visitors. Whether you
live here, do business here, or just want to find out more about
Brunswick, we welcome you! From the dynamic business opportunities
at Brunswick Landing to the world-class academic excellence of
Bowdoin College…from its lively downtown and cultural offerings to
its peaceful small-town atmosphere…Brunswick is surely a town
everyone can love!
Family-friendly and economically robust, Brunswick is beautifully
balanced between urban sophistication and coastal charm, offering
residents and the entire region a thriving arts, culture and
culinary scene, great schools, unique shopping, and a rich history
dating back to the 17th century.
With a population of approx. 20,000, Brunswick spans 54 square
miles within irregular boundaries, from the historic Androscoggin
River on the North to the rugged coastline of Maquoit and Casco
Bays on the South. Brunswick's long irregular shoreline measures
almost 66 miles on Casco Bay and another 12 miles on the
Androscoggin; the Town's coastal areas also include a number of
small Settled in 1628 and incorporated in 1739, Brunswick is a
historic and picturesque New England town that serves as a gateway
to midcoast and Downeast Maine. A balanced mix of retail,
professional and arts-related businesses, along with light to
medium industry and traditional farming, foresting and commercial
fishing - can all be found in Brunswick. Downtown Brunswick's broad
Maine Street combines village flavor and city flair. Dotted with
specialty shops, open spaces and fabulous restaurants to satisfy
every mood and palate, Brunswick's pedestrian-friendly downtown
attracts shoppers, strollers and foodies alike.
Uninhabited islands are bordered by the Androscoggin River and
Atlantic Ocean with its 67 miles of coastline, Brunswick is a
coastal community, offering residents and visitors an array of
recreational opportunities. With convenient access to I-295 and
Route 1, Brunswick serves as a gateway to Midcoast and Downeast
Maine, is located 25 miles north of Portland, Maine's largest city,
and just 30 miles from the Portland International Jetport (PWM).
Brunswick's strategic location has been enhanced significantly by
Amtrak Downeaster services, connecting Brunswick to Boston with
passenger rail service.
visit http://www.brunswickme.org/ for more information
about the area.