Norway, Maine

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Norway, Maine
town
Norway, Maine is located in Maine
Norway, Maine
Location in the state of Maine
Coordinates: 44°12′42″N 70°32′18″W / 44.21167°N 70.53833°W / 44.21167; -70.53833Coordinates: 44°12′42″N 70°32′18″W / 44.21167°N 70.53833°W / 44.21167; -70.53833
Country United States
State Maine
County Oxford
Area
 • Total 47.33 sq mi (122.58 km2)
 • Land 45.04 sq mi (116.65 km2)
 • Water 2.29 sq mi (5.93 km2)
Elevation 387 ft (118 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 5,014
 • Estimate (2011) 5,002
 • Density 111.3/sq mi (43.0/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 207

Norway is a town in Oxford County, Maine, United States. It is home to Lake Pennesseewassee, a recreation area.

Norway was once called the "Snowshoe Capital of the World" because of the many snowshoes made here.