Mechanic Falls, Maine

Mechanic Falls: Town in Maine, USA


Mechanic Falls is a town located in the county of Androscoggin in the U.S. state of Maine. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,031. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,982 inhabitants.

The town was created 131 years ago in 1892.

Mechanic Falls locator map
Location of Mechanic Falls on Maine map.

Quick Facts about Mechanic Falls

Population : 2,982 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Maine (United States)
County : Androscoggin County
Postal code : 04256
Phone Area Codes : 207
Area : 28904267 km2
Altitude : 217 feet / 66 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1893 (131 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 12:06:46 (14th June 2024)
Population growth : -1.64% (2010-2020)
Mechanic Falls image
Mechanic Falls
Mechanic Falls image


Mechanic Falls is located at 44°6'42"N 70°23'30"W (44.1117400, -70.3917200).

Mechanic Falls map


According to census records, the population of Mechanic Falls decreased by 1.64% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,031 - census
2011 3,018 -0.43% estimation process
2012 3,011 -0.23% estimation process
2013 3,003 -0.27% estimation process
2014 3,003 0% estimation process
2015 2,990 -0.43% estimation process
2016 2,982 -0.27% estimation process
2017 2,979 -0.1% estimation process
2018 2,974 -0.17% estimation process
2019 2,979 0.17% estimation process
2020 2,982 0.1% estimation process

Mechanic Falls zip code is 04256. County name: Androscoggin, County fips: 23001

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People born in Mechanic Falls (4)

People born in Mechanic Falls, including politician Chandler Woodcock, Inventor of the first successful mechanical point writer for Braille Frank Haven Hall, United States Army Medal of Honor recipient Lewis Millett, .


Schools in Mechanic Falls

College & universities near Mechanic Falls, ME

Code Name City ZIP
161077 Central Maine Community College Auburn (ME) 04210-6498
160940 Purdue University Global-Lewiston Lewiston (ME) 04240-0000
161022 Maine College of Health Professions Lewiston (ME) 04240
160977 Bates College Lewiston (ME) 04240
442213 Birthwise Midwifery School Bridgton (ME) 04009-1110

Stations (24)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mechanic Falls, ME

Code Name Address Type
FRE Freeport 36 Depot Street RAIL
BRK Brunswick Maine Street Station 101 Bath Rd. BUS
BAT Bath, Maine 10 State Rd BUS
POR Portland Transportation Center 100 Thompson's Point Road RAIL
AGM Augusta, ME 9 Industrial Drive BUS

Post offices near Mechanic Falls

Post Office Name City ZIP
Mechanic Fall Post Office Mechanic Falls (ME) 04256
Min Post Office Minot (ME) 04258
East Poland Post Office East Poland (ME) 04230
Poland Post Office Poland (ME) 04274
West Min Post Office West Minot (ME) 04288

Other cities in Androscoggin County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Androscoggin County , ME.

City Name Population Title
Lewiston 36,226 City in Androscoggin County, Maine, United States
Auburn 23,410 City in Maine, USA
Lisbon 9,053 Town in Maine, USA
Turner 5,878 U.
Poland 5,683 Town in Maine, US
Sabattus 5,059 City in Androscoggin County, Maine, United States of America
Greene 4,347 Town in Maine, United States
Lisbon Falls 4,100 Census-designated place in Androscoggin County, Maine
Livermore Falls 3,179 City in Androscoggin County, Maine, United States of America
Minot 2,595 Town in Androscoggin County, Maine
Leeds 2,320 Town in Maine, United States
Livermore 2,131 Town in Androscoggin County, Maine, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Mechanic Falls distances to largest Maine cities