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Places With The Best Education System In Maine 2020

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score87
  • Yarmouth, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,709
81
  • Kennebunk, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,579
75
  • Scarborough, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,268
79
  • Gorham, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,331
81
  • Belfast, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,641
  • Belfast has over 20 local CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) farmers! Want to be closely involved in how your town is run and where your food comes from? This town is for you! The setting could not be…[read more]
78
  • Orono, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,601
70
  • Bangor, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 32,491
  • I moved to Bangor with my family and it has been the greatest decision of my entire life. My wife and kids love it here. We have a great downtown, lots of nice restaurants, friendly faces, plenty of…[read more]
77
  • Brunswick, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 15,564
  • Although I enjoy living in Brunswick, ME, there are very few things to do unless you travel outside the town limits. I've been here for about three years and moved to the area because I love the state of…[read more]
69
  • Ellsworth, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,879
72
  • North Windham, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,226
77
  • Saco, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,008
  • I experienced an awesome time while living in Saco Maine. The city is in York County Maine. Saco Maine is a twin city of Biddeford and is near Portland. The town is known for its energetic Funtown…[read more]
70
  • Brewer, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,284
80
  • Topsham, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,436
67
  • Augusta, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 18,691
  • Augusta, ME is a visual mixture of old and new woven together on a beautiful landscape. Augusta was developed from a frontier existence and has evolved into the bustling city it is today. The industries…[read more]
69
  • Bath, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,334
67
  • Portland, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 66,649
  • I joined this site for the sole purpose of writing this one review. We walked for an hour before finding the one non-juice vegan option in town (@Portland Regency Hotel & Spa-vegan “pulled pork”-not a…[read more]
62
  • Old Town, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,655
75
  • South Portland, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 25,397
  • Moved here from living in Portland. What a difference! Less crime and more community feel. So you can't walk to 20 bars or places to eat. But you also don't have drunk people walking by your house at…[read more]
60
  • Sanford, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,887
  • If you'll be welcoming friends and family into Sanford soon, there are several activities you can take advantage of. McDougal Orchards is a wonderful place to enjoy nature and there are lots of hiking…[read more]
70
  • Auburn, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,943
  • Auburn is a small city in Maine, far enough away from any other big cities to make it feel like you're in the country, but with enough amenities to keep you active and happy. I spent a couple years…[read more]
72
  • Caribou, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,902
57
  • Waterville, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,134
  • Waterville Maine...it must be the place. The place where Satan kisses the Earth goodnight. As in any area where there isn't enough to go around, caring and kindness are at a minimum. The city is…[read more]
69
  • Gardiner, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,670
71
  • Winslow, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,636
70
  • Westbrook, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,969
  • Westbrook, Maine is a lot of fun to live in. It is a suburb of the largest city in Maine, Portland. Westbrook has the wonderful small town feel but is within easy distance of any activity you might want…[read more]
60
  • Rockland, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,220
  • I moved just outside Rockland about a year ago. We had visited here for 25 years plus, each year. Finally built a house and made the move. We were blown away by the experience we've had with the people…[read more]
57
  • Presque Isle, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,298
63
  • Old Orchard Beach, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,727
67
  • Biddeford, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,341
  • Biddeford is a beautiful area in Maine. It's not very large, and I know many of the people who live in the town. It's a place where you can enjoy being yourself without worrying about what you wear or…[read more]
65
  • Skowhegan, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,662
71
  • Lewiston, ME
  • (City)
  • Population: 36,277
  • Lewiston has a lot to offer for a small city. I enjoy taking advantage of some of the free activities that the city offers including the festivals at Androscoggin River in the summer and Lost Valley for…[read more]

Moving to a new city in Maine is a stressful process. Combine that with having to find a new school for your kids and stress levels can reach epic proportions! As they say “education is the cornerstone of our society” so you want to be sure that you find the right school for your children. Using science and data, AreaVibes has compiled a list of cities with the best education system in Maine with a minimum of 5,000 people.

Your children’s academic success can depend on your choice of education system. Finding the right city with the best education system in Maine is no easy task. The quality of education varies from state to state, city to city and even district to district. In creating this list, we wanted to take into account more than just test scores. Although we do believe that standardized test scores are important we also wanted to factor in classroom sizes and graduation rates.

To further narrow down your list of the cities with the best education system in Maine, you can use the filters above. This will allow you to filter based on cities or neighborhoods, city size as well as home and rent prices to ensure that the cities fall within your housing budget. You can also filter based on other important categories that may be important to you like amenities, cost of living, crime, employment, housing and weather.