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Casco, Maine
Census-designated place
Location in Cumberland County and the state of Maine.
Location in Cumberland County and the state of Maine.
Country United States
State Maine
County Cumberland
Town Casco
Area
 • Total 3.6 sq mi (9.2 km2)
 • Land 3.3 sq mi (8.5 km2)
 • Water 0.3 sq mi (0.7 km2)
Elevation 62 ft (19 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 587
 • Density 165.3/sq mi (63.8/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 207

Casco is a census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Casco in Cumberland County, Maine, United States. The population of the CDP was 587 at the 2010 census. It is part of the PortlandSouth PortlandBiddeford, Maine Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography

Casco is located at 44°0′20″N 70°31′20″W / 44.00556°N 70.52222°W / 44.00556; -70.52222.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 3.6 square miles (9.2 km2), of which 3.3 square miles (8.5 km2) is land and 0.27 square miles (0.7 km2), or 7.28%, is water. It is located along Maine State Route 121 near the northern corner of the town of Casco, at the outlet of Pleasant Lake.

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