Like many Mainecoastal communities, Topsham is defined by the woods and waters that surround it. Topsham borders MerrymeetingBay, one of the Northeast's natural wonders. The town encompasses nearly 44 square miles and is a suburban residential community with a strong and growing business base. Historic neighborhoods and houses can be found in many areas around town. Drive a mile or so and you will find yourself surrounded by lush green fields, open farmland, the beautiful views of the Bay and many more spectacular views. Most importantly, what you will find is home. Topsham's progressive school system, low crime rate, several defined historical neighborhoods and beautiful tree lined streets make it the ideal place to raise a family.