We are actively recruiting individuals and businesses interested in investing in Lincoln, Maine. Whether you are expanding your businesses, relocating, or starting a new venture, Lincoln will work with you to position your business for success.

Talk to us about the benefits of growing your business in Lincoln, Maine. Lincoln, Maine is a Certified Business-Friendly Community and has been recognized as a town that provides exceptional service and streamlined regulatory processes for business owners. Certified by the Maine Department of Economic and Community Development in 2012, Lincoln has been recognized as a community that shows a true commitment to business development.


  • Lincoln is the service center to 22,000 people
  • Area 74.9 sq miles
  • Average ambient temp 41°F
  • Lowest risk for natural disaster
  • Skilled workforce


  • The Pan Am Railroad (Maine Central) runs north-south through Lincoln
  • 3-phase power
  • Natural Gas
  • Fiber internet options
  • Airport with 2,800 ft runway
  • I-95 access
  • High quality, high volume aquifer
  • Northern Penobscot Technical Center

The Town has provided a number of locations for commercial and industrial development in its land use regulations. Lincoln’s ordinance allows a broad spectrum of businesses and industries in a variety of locations, including the industrial park, the downtown and in rural areas, as appropriate.


  • Abundant, affordable undeveloped land, 22,000 acres of woodland
  • Water resources include 19 miles of river frontage on the Penobscot River, 13 lakes, and ponds within town boundaries including 4,300 acres of water


  • Less than an hour from the City of Bangor, population 33,000
  • Less than an hour from the University of Maine, the state’s premier public university
  • Less than an hour from Canada
  • Less than 10 minutes from I-95
  • Day-trip distance to Acadia National Park, Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument, Baxter State Park, and a vast network of regional trail systems
  • Local access to state-wide ATV and snowmobiling trails


Relax, you’re in Lincoln. Quiet lakes, in-town walking and exercise trails, affordable lakefront property, 4-seasons of outdoor recreation, world-class fishing, stunning 18-hole golf club, great schools, 24-7 regional hospital, ski resort, and a friendly New England community create the perfect environment for your family and employees to unwind and enjoy life. There’s a reason we say “come for the lakes, stay for the lifestyle.”


Tell us what we can do to help your business

Call us (207)794-3372, or email [email protected]


Maine Department of Economic and Community Development
Maine Office of Business Development
Maine Office of Community Development
Maine International Trade Center
Eastern Maine Development Corporation
Maine Economic Development Directory
The Maine Development Foundation
Maine Business Works
Maine Department of Labor