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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.

Nomination papers for the position of First Selectman are available at the Town Office. A minimum of 30 signatures is required. The papers must be returned to the Town Office by January 6, 2019. The election of First Selectman will be held March 8, 2019 from 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. at the Town Office. The annual Knox Town Meeting will be March 9, 2019 at 10 a.m. at the Town Office.

There will be a Rabies Clinic on January 16, 2019 at the Troy Town Office. Searsport Veterinary Hospital will be there from
5:00 p.m - 7:00 p.m.The fee will be $10.00.

Please note that there has been a change on items that can be recycled. Click on the link below for information.

Recycle 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.