Elizabeth, which is located five miles east of Portland, is known for
its outstanding natural features, including the Atlantic Ocean and its
diverse coastal geography ranging from sandy beaches, dunes, and salt
water marshes - to rocky cliffs and pounding surf. It also has open
fields and forested land which provide restful views and gives the town
its rural character. With such close proximity to Portland and the
surrounding metropolitan area, Cape Elizabeth offers a unique mix of
urban and suburban living.
one would expect, living in coastal Maine means being surrounded by
numerous wetlands, beaches, woods, and rocky coasts which help give
towns like Cape Elizabeth such a peaceful and tranquil feel. Residents
and guests are fortunate not only for the presence, but the availability
and accessibility to these sights and sounds of nature.
Beach State Park, which opened in 1966 is located in Cape Elizabeth and
features a mile-long, crescent-shaped beach ideal for strolling and
Although surprising to most, some of Cape Elizabeth's
most appreciated natural resources have not always been completely open
to the public. One of these resources happens to be Great Pond, Cape Elizabeth's largest wetland. Unknown to many, the history of Great Pond is almost as decorative as its scenic landscape.
of 2012, Cape Elizabeth's population is 9,070 people. Since 2000, it
has had a population growth -1 percent. The income per capita is
$47,208, which includes all adults and children. The median household
income is $86,588.
the resources below to connect to Cape Elizabeth area entertainment,
city services, media, utlities and business associations.
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Cape Elizabeth has to offer. This interactive geo-spatial map allows
you to see, in real-time, all the available local amenties. You can
locate and plot on the map schools, zip codes, communities,
neighborhoods, restaurants, churches, gyms, shopping and just about
anything! – and identify distances to homes you are interested in.
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