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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.

The Knox Selectmen presented the family of Clinton "Sonny" Holmes with the 2017 Spirit
of America Foundation Tribute for all the contributions that he made to the Town of Knox.

On Tuesday, July 25, 2017 the selectmen presented Marguerite Larrabee with the Boston Post Cane and an inscribed plaque marking this distinction.

2018 Dog Licenses are now available at the town office. All dogs must be licensed by December 31st of each year. A current rabies certificate is required. The town office may already have one on file for your dog. The fee is $6.00 for an altered dog; otherwise, the fee is $11.00. Any questions, please call the town office.

2017/2018 Hunting Law Books are now available at the town office.

Starting August 28, 2017 the Selectmen will be holding work sessions. Please click on the link below to view the schedule for these meetings.

Work Sessions

The agenda for all upcoming Selectmen meetings are now being posted on the Selectmen Meetings page.

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