Sanford Real Estate For Sale

MAIN STREET Real Estate For Sale

Homes, land and commercial real estate for sale on MAIN STREET in Sanford, ME.

Sanford is situated on the Mousam River, in York County, Maine.   Located in the Foothills, it is considered to be the geographic center of the New England region.  It is just 12 miles from the coastline and is bordered by Shapleigh, Acton, Alfred, Kennebunk, Wells, North Berwick and Lebanon.  Sanford includes the town of Springvale. 

Sanford was settled in 1739 and incorporated as a town in 1768.  The town was originally named Phillipstown, and was later named Sanford, after Peleg Sanford. 

Sanford is home to the Goodall Park Baseball Stadium and the Sanford Regional Airport.   It is also home to many wooded areas and lakes, drawing many campers to the area.  The town's many parks and playgrounds include Benton Playground, Carpentier Park, the Downtown Center Park, Goodall Park, Gowen Park, and Benton Playground.

According to the 2010 U.S. Census Bureau, Sanford’s population was 20,798 – the highest population of the York County towns (not city), and 8th in the state of Maine.  

As of the census of 2000 there were 5,449 families, 8,270 households and 8,807 housing units.  The average family size was 3.01 and the average household size was 2.48.

Sanford is comprised of 47.8 square miles of land and 0.9 square miles of water.  It is drained by the Mousam River.

Sanford Homes and Real Estate:  In 2007, it was estimated that Sanford contained 4,359 homes.  The housing density was 851 houses or condos per square mile.

Please contact Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate The Masiello Group for  information on homes for sale in Sanford, Maine homes for sale in York County, Maine, and for all your real estate needs.





Sanford Homes

In 2009 94% of homes sold in Sanford were single family homes, while 6% were condos.  New construction homes accounted for 6% of homes sales and existing homes accounted for 94% of homes sales in Sanford.

The town of Sanford offers several waterfront homes for sale.  They include vacation homes and lakefront cottages.

For more information on  Sanford homes for sale, please contact Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate The Masiello Group.


Sanford Historic Homes

The town of Sanford includes many historic homes.  The town has both a residential historic district and a commercial historic district that are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Several different architectural styles are represented by Sanford’s historic homes and properties, including the Greek Revival town hall.

Available Properties For Sale In This Neighborhood

  Price Address City State Zip Status
Property 1340716 $169,900 3 New Hampshire ST Sanford ME 04073 Pending
Property 1340444 $185,000 23 Avon ST Sanford ME 04073 Active
Property 1320806 $169,000 1064 Main ST Sanford ME 04073 Active
Property 1338733 $159,900 6 Western AVE Sanford ME 04073 Pending
Property 1328433 $89,000 23 Phillipstown LN 23 Sanford ME 04073 Active
Property 1340781 $235,000 23 Shawmut AVE Sanford ME 04073 Pending
Property 1308415 $38,900 67 School ST Sanford ME 04073 Pending
Property 1330544 $59,900 4 Booth ST Sanford ME 04073 Pending
Property 1335480 $134,900 87 Pioneer AVE Sanford ME 04073 Active
Property 1334021 $320,000 15 W Elm ST Sanford ME 04073 Active