City of Sanford Maine

Sanford is the 7th largest city in the state of Maine with a population of 21,982 residence according to the 2020 census.    The zip code for Sanford is 04073.

Sanford was once considered an important Mill Town from 1880 to 1910, the most noted one being the Goodall Mills which manufactured textiles such as blankets, carriage robes, carpets, and draperies.

Sanford has a regional airport and is home to the Sanford Mainers Collegiate Baseball Team.

The property tax rate for Sanford is $14.80 per $1000.00 of properties assessed value as of 2022.


Sanford High School and Regional Technical Center.