Welcome to Houlton, Maine

Houlton Maine

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Welcome to the official Town of Houlton website! Houlton is a living example of what life is like in the state of Maine.

A service center community, Houlton offers full time police, fire and ambulance service, an excellent community hospital, municipal water and sewer, and one of the lowest electric rates in New England. Yet, we are surrounded by the beauty of Northern Maine, and year round recreational and sporting activities.

Our beautiful downtown Market Square, excellent dining choices, shopping, and year-long list of events and activities make Houlton a great place to visit… or better yet live! Whether you are interested in visiting us, moving here, or locating a business here, browse our site to find what you are looking for. If you don’t see what you are looking for please feel free to contact us. 


The Town of Houlton prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, political beliefs, reprisals or because all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program.  To file a complaint, write to Marian Anderson, Town Manager, at 21 Water St. Houlton, ME  04730.  The Town of Houlton is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

RSU 29 2024-2025 Budget

FY 2024 Proposed Budget

FY 2024 Tentative Budget Calendar

Annual Town Report 2022

2022 Audit

2024 Capital Plan


Revolving Loan Fund

Micro Loan Program

FACADE Grant Program

2023-2024 RSU 29 Budget

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