Brownville Real Estate

Neighborhoods/Developments in Brownville, ME

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13-B Woodland Lane Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Davis Street Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Gerrish Hill Road Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
MAIN ROAD Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
North Street Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Off Church Street Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Page Street Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Quarry Avenue Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Russell Road Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Spring Street Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Stickney Hill Road Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Woodland Lane Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood

Brownville is a town in Piscataquis County, Maine, United States.

Brownville includes the villages of Knight's Landing and Brownville Junction, near which passes the 100-Mile Wilderness of the Appalachian Trail.

The area was a part of the Waldo Patent purchased by Moses Brown and Major Josiah Hill of Newburyport, Massachusetts, who initiated its settlement. In 1806, they built a dam and watermills on the Pleasant River. First known as township T5 R8 NWP, the community was organized in 1819 as Brownville Plantation. It was named for Francis Brown (nephew of Moses Brown), who was a mill owner and trader from Newbury, Massachusetts. In 1824, the town was incorporated as Brownville.

According to the US census, the town has a total area of 44.6 square miles, of which, 44.4 square miles is land and 0.2 square miles (0.56%) is water. Situated between Sebec and Schoodic lakes, Brownville is drained by the Pleasant River.

As of the 2000 census, there were 1,259 people, 555 households, and 360 families residing in the town. The population density was 28.4 people per square mile. There were 726 housing units at an average density of 16.4 per square mile.

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