Welcome to the Piscataquis Region

Thank you for visiting our website to learn more about Piscataquis County. There is something different here. Something intrinsically unique.

When people think about where they want to spend their work-week, raise their children, experience the beauty of nature, or even retire, it is difficult to believe it can all be found in one place. But it can. Right here, in Piscataquis County.

We are the second largest county in Maine, and one of only two counties still considered 100% rural, yet we are accomplishing forward movement that is difficult to find in other counties like ours across the nation.

If you are visiting, we can promise youíll find breathtaking beauty, incomparable peace, unmatched recreational adventures, and unforgettable vacation destinations your family will want to keep coming back to.

If you want to start a business, we can promise youíll find the support you need from other local businesses, residents, and your local Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Council. This is a community-minded region that values collaboration, networking, and the sharing of resources; perfect for those who want to come out from the craziness of urban communities to a calmer, sweeter quality of life while still reaping the benefits that come from running a successful business.

These walkable, welcoming communities are perfect for growing families, those approaching retirement, and everyone in between.

Affordable real estate and top-notch schools are two more BIG reasons to consider Piscataquis County a wonderful place to live, work, and play.

Please browse our site for more information on planning a visit to our county.

We sincerely welcome you!

Featured Members

Hardwood Products Company Mayo Regional Hospital
Gordon Contracting Dead River
The Mill Inn and Cafe
A family dental practice offering a full range of dental services in two locations in central and downeast Maine.
Will's Shop And Save
A non-profit 25-bed critical access hospital. Our mission is to provide you with up-to-date, high quality, compassionate and affordable healthcare.