Lebanon is a city located in York County. Some nearby cities include Portland, Kennebunk and Dover, New Hampshire. People looking for homes for rent in the area will love exploring all this New England community has to offer. If you've got a taste for adventure, entertain yourself by heading over to Skydive New England. If culinary adventures are more your style, you'll love checking out all the eateries in the area. Grab a couple of scoops at Schoolhouse Ice Cream or indulge in a slice at Lebanon House of Pizza.
Facts for Renters
Lebanon was officially incorporated as a township on April 20, 1733.
It was originally called Towwoh by the Newichawannock Abenaki tribe.
The town was originally a farming locale, with hay as the main crop. Lebanon was also home to many mills and a tannery.
Lebanon is located along the Salmon Falls River and the Little River, both of which helped power the mills that helped keep the city's economy thriving.
Lebanon gained access to railroads starting in the 1870s, with the Great Falls & Conway Railroad to the west and the Portland and Rochester line to the east.