🇺🇸 York is a town in York County, Maine, United States, near the southern tip of the state. Situated beside the Atlantic Ocean on the Gulf of Maine, York is a well-known summer resort town. It is home to three 18-hole golf clubs, four sandy beaches, and Mount Agamenticus. It includes the villages of York Village, York Harbor, York Beach and Cape Neddick.
York is part of the Portland–South Portland–Biddeford, Maine metropolitan statistical area.
The York watershed drains into the York River. The highest point in town is Mount Agamenticus, with an elevation of 692 feet (211 meters) above sea level. An automobile road travels to the summit, where miles of hiking, biking and horse-riding trails are available. The lowest point in town is sea level, along the coastline with the Atlantic Ocean. York lies about 44 miles (71 km) south of Portland, 98 miles (158 km) south of Augusta, and 65 miles (105 km) north of Boston.
York has a population of over 13,723 people. York also forms part of the wider York County which has a population of over 211,972 people. It is also a part of the larger Portland–South Portland–Biddeford metropolitan area. York is situated 21 km north-east of Portsmouth.