Communities/Bangor, Maine
Main Street in downtown Bangor offers a diverse mix of dining, shopping, and art galleries.
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Bangor’s waterfront features multiple bars, restaurants, parks, and an outdoor concert venue.
Bass Park is home to a massive Paul Bunyan statue, once featured in Stephen King’s classic novel, It.
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Life In Bangor, Maine

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Located in east-central Maine, and only a short drive to the ocean or mountains, Bangor offers a little something for everyone. Cold, snowy winters provide the perfect climate for downhill and cross-country skiing, while warm and humid summers support a wide range of recreational activities, from sailing and sportfishing to kayaking and diving. Located just 30 miles from the Atlantic Ocean, Bangor offers easy access to some of the world’s finest seafood. Top Bangor... 

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Internet Speed Rating

100 Mbps

Closest Airport

Bangor International Airport • 3 mi

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Bangor: FUN FACT

As a former logging hub of the Northeast, Bangor, Maine, prides itself on being the birthplace of Paul Bunyan. So much so that a 31-foot-tall statue of the folklore legend keeps watch over Bangor citizens from Bass Park. Even cooler, the statue came to life in Stephen King’s famous novel It.

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