About North Yarmouth
North Yarmouth is located north of Cumberland, a short commute to Portland. The rural town has many conservation lands and working farms.
Land Area: 21.22 square miles
Housing Units: 1,354
Zip Code: 04097
North Yarmouth has expansive unspoiled open areas, woods, and fields. Village Green is a popular recreational area among residents and visitors. The favored park hosts many local entertainment events, including Concerts on the Green, a series of concerts held during the summer, and Fun Day, an all-day event with vendors, games, music, and a parade for all ages.
Old Town House Park is adjacent to the Royal River and has 62 acres of fields, woodlands, and wetlands. Scenic trails may be used for walking or cross-country skiing; a ball field located in the center of the park and canoe launch are also available.
Toddy Brook Golf Course adjoins Old Town House Park and has a public, 18-hole course with a pro shop, cafe, driving range, and putting and chipping practice areas.
The Maine School Administrative District 51 (MSAD 51) serves the towns of Cumberland and North Yarmouth. The district is well-regarded and comprised of Mabel I. Wilson School (Grades K-3), Greely Middle School (Grades 4-8), and Greely High School (Grades 9-12). GHS is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and has been recognized as a National School of Excellence by the US Department of Education for exemplary learning and a high rate of college matriculation.
The majority of GMS and GHS students participate in athletics or co-curriculars and students are competitive in both, often doing well in Regional and State level contests. Students also have the opportunity to study art and technical education with professionals from the Portland Arts and Technology High School.