The Town of Minot is a picturesque, rural community in Androscoggin County nestled between the Towns of Mechanic Falls, Hebron and Poland and the City of Auburn . The Little Androscoggin River follows the southeast border of Minot . West Minot Village is tucked away at the northwest edge of the community, adjacent to Hebron . The population of Minot is 2248. There are 31 square miles of land within the Town.
Minot is a growing residential community with a history of agricultural ties. Some say Minot is a well kept secret. Sense of community is a high pont of Minot 's characteristics. People are friendly, there are extended families where several generations participate in community activities, neighbors are there in times of need, things get done with volunteers and decision makers listen to citizens.
The Town is part of School Union #29 which includes the Towns of Mechanic Falls and Poland . One school is located in Minot, the Minot Consolidated School , which houses grades K-8. mcs.