Wilton, Maine (pop. 4116) is conveniently located in the foothills of Maine’s western lakes and mountains region, only 55 minutes from Augusta and Lewiston/Auburn and 90 minutes from Portland.  Situated in the heart of Franklin County, approximately 331,000 people live within 40 miles of Wilton.  It is world famous as the original home of Bass Shoes and is close to three major ski resorts and Mount Blue State Park.  Wilton’s walkable Main Street offers services, restaurants, shops, and a vibrant Public Library, all available with one-stop parking.  Also located within the downtown is beautiful Wilson Lake with its view of the surrounding mountains; the Wilton Farm and Home Museum; and historic, rustic Kineowatha Park.  Wilton’s location, high-speed broadband internet, nearness to a major State University and a fully-equipped  hospital, two hotels, four-season offerings, and historical ambiance make it an ideal location to establish a business.

Distance to Nearest Port City/Commercial Airport: 40 miles to Augusta; 75 miles to Portland.

Please contact the following people for information regarding starting your new business or expanding your existing business:

Maria Greeley

Town Manager
(207) 645-4961
[email protected]

Gary Judkins

Code Enforcement Officer and Plumbing Inspector
[email protected]


Below are links to organizations that can assist you with opening a business or marketing or expanding your current business: