Monson Real Estate

Neighborhoods/Developments in Monson, ME

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Barrows Falls Road Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Blanchard Road Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Eighteen Quarry Road Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Island Road Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Pleasant Street Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Wallace Street Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Willimantic Road Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood

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

The town is well known in local and state history, but is minimally known elsewhere, although contributions by the town, and its location are notable. It is the last town located on the Appalachian Trail at the beginning (or end) of the 100-Mile Wilderness. It is not uncommon to see many hikers in town resting before (or after) their trip into the Wilderness, and several lodging places in town cater directly to these hikers.

Monson was founded on February 8, 1822 by an act of the state legislature. It was named after Monson, Massachusetts. Previously the town was part of a piece of land granted to both Hebron Academy and Monson Academy by the state of Massachusetts in 1811.

According to the US census, the town has a total area of 49.2 square miles, of which, 47.1 square miles is land and 2.2 square miles (4.41%) is water.

As of the 2010  census, there were 686 people (up from 666 in 2000, 308 households, and 185 families residing in the town. The population density was 14.1 people per square mile. There were a total of 595 housing units.

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