Rockport, Knox County, Maine

Rockport: Rockport is a town in Knox County in the state of Maine. It's located 35 miles south of Augusta, Georgia. In 2010, the city's population was 3,330. A prominent tourist resort and art colony, Rockport is home to a diverse population of artists and creatives.


Rockport is a town located in the county of Knox in the U.S. state of Maine. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,330 and a population density of 100 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,389 inhabitants.

The town was created 131 years ago in 1890.

Quick Facts about Rockport

Population : 3,389 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Maine (United States)
County : Knox County
Postal code : 04856
Phone Area Codes : 207
Area : 33.34 km2
Altitude : 223 feet / 68 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1891 (131 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 05:26:47 (29th November 2022)
Density : 102 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.74% (2010-2020)
Rockport locator map
Location of Rockport on Maine map.
Rockport Harbor image
Rockport Harbor
Rockport Harbor image


Rockport is located at 44°11'4"N 69°4'34"W (44.1845200, -69.0761500).

Rockport map


The population of Rockport increased by 1.74% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,330 - census
2011 3,322 -0.24% estimation process
2012 3,309 -0.39% estimation process
2013 3,331 0.66% estimation process
2014 3,377 1.36% estimation process
2015 3,377 0% estimation process
2016 3,370 -0.21% estimation process
2017 3,371 0.03% estimation process
2018 3,354 -0.51% estimation process
2019 3,363 0.27% estimation process
2020 3,389 0.77% estimation process

Rockport zip code is 04856. County name: Knox, County fips: 23013

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Schools in Rockport

College & universities near Rockport, ME

Code Name City ZIP
161299 Maine Maritime Academy Castine (ME) 04420-0001

Stations (15)

Amtrak & bus stations near Rockport, ME

Code Name Address Type
CDN Camden/Rockport, Maine 234 Park St. BUS
ROD Rockland, Maine 517A Main St. BUS
LCV Lincolnville, Maine 2512 Atlantic Highway BUS
WDR Waldoboro, Maine US hwy 1 and hwy 32 BUS
BFT Belfast, Maine Belmont Ave & US Hwy 1 BUS

Post offices near Rockport

Post Office Name City ZIP
Rockpor Post Office Rockport (ME) 04856

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  • Rockport , Arkansas city in Arkansas with a population of 710 people.
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Other cities in Knox County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Knox County , ME. (more)

City Name Population Title
Rockland 7,183 City in Knox County, Maine, United States
Warren 4,835 Town in Knox County, Maine, United States
Camden 4,806 Town in Maine, United States
Thomaston 2,763 Census-designated place in Knox County, Maine
Saint George 2,578 Town in Maine, USA
Union 2,275 Town in Knox County, Maine, United States
Hope 1,698 Town in Knox County, Maine, United States
South Thomaston 1,642 City in Knox County, Maine, United States of America
Owls Head 1,608 City in United States of America
Washington 1,520 Town in Maine
Cushing 1,500 Town in Maine
Appleton 1,381 Town in Knox County, Maine
Friendship 1,143 Town in Knox County, Maine, United States
Vinalhaven 1,128 City in Maine, United States of America
North Haven 358 Town of the United States
Isle Au Haut 65 Town in Maine, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Rockport distances to largest Maine cities