Searsport, Maine

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Searsport, Maine
Town
Street in Searsport. The Penobscot Marine Museum is across the street.
Location of the town of Searsport (in yellow) in Waldo County and the state of Maine.
Coordinates: 44°27′30″N 68°55′27″W / 44.45833°N 68.92417°W / 44.45833; -68.92417Coordinates: 44°27′30″N 68°55′27″W / 44.45833°N 68.92417°W / 44.45833; -68.92417
Country United States
State Maine
County Waldo
Incorporated 1845
Area
 • Total 42.53 sq mi (110.15 km2)
 • Land 28.65 sq mi (74.20 km2)
 • Water 13.88 sq mi (35.95 km2)
Elevation 236 ft (72 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,615
 • Estimate (2011[1]) 2,612
 • Density 91.3/sq mi (35.3/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 04974
Area code(s) 207
FIPS code 23-66635
GNIS feature ID 0582716

Searsport is a town in northern Maine. It is where the Penobscot River joins the Penobscot Bay. Searsport is Maine's second largest deep water port. It is also an important town on the railroad.

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