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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.

Absentee ballots are now available at the town office for the May 9, 2017 RSU3 Revolving Renovation Referendum. Click on the link below to view a Specimen Ballot. The polls will be open at the town office on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

RSU3 Referendum Ballot

The Town is looking for volunteers to serve on the Cemetery Committee and on the Regional Recycling Committee. Contact the town office if you are interested in either of these.

Clean-up Day has been scheduled for Saturday, June 3 from 9 a.m to 1 p.m. at the Knox Sand Shed. Use the link below for a list of acceptable items.

Clean-Up list

The 2016 Annual Town Report is now available. It can be picked up at the Town Office or viewed online through a link on the Town Meetings page.

On Saturday June 4th, the selectmen presented the Boston Post Cane and a plaque to Walter Russell Roberts. Russell is now the oldest citizen of Knox.