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The Town of Knox, a small rural community set among rolling hills and farmland, is named for General Henry Knox, the first United States Secretary of War. Situated on the northeastern corner of the Eastern Mid-Coast region the town is thirteen miles from Belfast, thirty-six miles from Bangor, forty miles from Rockland and thirty-eight miles from Augusta, which is the state capitol.

As of the 2010 census, there were eight hundred and six people, three hundred and sixty households and two hundred and eight families residing in the town.


Knox Town Office
10 Abbott Road
Knox, Maine 04986

Office Hours
Tuesday: 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Last Saturday of the Month: 9 a.m - 12:00 p.m.

Contact Information:
Phone: (207) 568-3907
Fax: (207) 568-3927

Or click on the link below and email us:

What's new in Knox.

The Town Office will be closed June 13, 2018 for training.

The Secretary of State’s Office has released their animated video describing Rank Choice Voting. Please use the link below to see the press release and video.

Rank Choice

Absentee ballots for the June 12, 2018 election are available. Contact the Town Office for more information.

The Selectmen are looking for volunteers for the following postions:

Cemetery Committee

Planning Board

Alternate representative for the Regional Recycling Committee

Committee members for the Bicentennial Committee. The Town of Knox will be 200 years old in 2019 and committee members will be instrumental in planning a celebration.

The Town of Knox has honored Dr. Shirley M. Bessey for her community service over the years with the 2018 Spirit of America tribute.

Please join us!

Do you have a craft project you would like to finish or company while you work on it? Starting Monday, March 5th we will be meeting at the town office on the first Monday of every month from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.