Local Towns

town of Scarborough, Maine

Scarborough is conveniently located in Cumberland County in southern Maine, approximately 7 miles south of the City of Portland. It is just a short drive to Portland and the Maine Mall with easy access to the Maine Turnpike, Portland Jetport and now passenger rail service to Boston and points south. Scarborough is a diverse community with a commitment to the quality of life and the environment.

Scarborough offers lovely sandy beaches and the rocky coastline made famous by a local artist, Winslow Homer. The largest saltwater marsh in Maine is located within our boundaries along with Rachel Carson Wildlife lands.

We are a suburban community that offers open spaces, parks and recreational areas for our residents and visitors. We also have a balance with our commercial businesses. The newest area for businesses to locate in Scarborough is along the Haigis Parkway, located right at Exit 6 of the Maine Turnpike.

TOWN INFORMATION

Town Hall
259 U.S. Route One
Scarborough, ME 04074
730-4000

Population 4,011
Latitude 43.5780556
Longitude  70.3222222

Schools
Scarborough Public Schools

Parks & Recreation -(Full List Click Here)
Pine Point Beach
Memorial Park at Oak Hill
Springbrook Park
Jennie & Issac E. Wiley Recreation Area
Scarborough River Wildlife Sanctuary

Community Facilities
Scarborough Public Library
Beaches & Ice Rink

Hospitals/Clinic/Public Health
Mercy Hospital
Maine Medical Center

Charities
Choices Are for Everyone, 51 US Route 1, Scarborough – 510-6060
American Legion, 40 Manson Libby Road, Scarborough – 883-3902