Maine Rankings

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Maine is ranked as one of the best places to live in the US by numerous sources, such as U.S. News & World Report and BestPlaces. The state is renowned for its natural beauty, with areas like Acadia National Park and Baxter State Park providing amazing outdoor experiences. Maine also has a strong economy, with low unemployment rates and plenty of job opportunities. Additionally, the cost of living is below the national average, making it an attractive place to call home. This combination of factors have led to Maine earning high rankings from a variety of outlets for being one of the best places to live in the United States.

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Over 4 years ago

I've been in Maine of and on my whole life. Maine folks for the most part are not very complicated. The drug epidemic has gotten better I think. If you enjoy shopping I  More

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Over 9 years ago

We are on this site to exit Maine in the winter. It is a beautiful and expensive (taxes) state. We plan to stay here most of the year, as 3 of the seasons are beautiful.  More

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Over 10 years ago

Unless you want to live around Portland Maine or maybe BIW, not much work in Maine, except min wage...Weather from Sept thru May, you freeze your butt off, put kids in  More

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