Where did Saco Maine get its name?
It is home to Ferry Beach State Park, Funtown Splashtown USA, Thornton Academy, as well as General Dynamics Armament Systems (also known by its former name, Saco Defense), a subsidiary of the defense contractor General Dynamics.
|Incorporated (city)||February 18, 1867|
|• Mayor||Bill Doyle|
What is Saco River named after?
The name “Saco” comes from the Eastern Abenaki word [sɑkohki], meaning “land where the river comes out”. The Jesuit Relations, ethnographic documents from the 17th century, refer to the river as Chouacoet.
What does Saco mean?
Substance Abuse Control Officer (United States Marine Corps) SACO.
Is Saco Maine safe?
The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Saco is 1 in 63. Based on FBI crime data, Saco is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Maine, Saco has a crime rate that is higher than 88% of the state’s cities and towns of all sizes.
What is Saco military?
Staff Action Control Office (SACO)
How do you pronounce Saco Maine?
And Saco. It’s not “Say-ko,” but “Sock-o.” In Maine, Seiko is a watch, not a city.