Hibberts Gore Maine Has One Resident and She’s Grumpy
There's not a lot of information on Hibberts Gore Maine. According to Mental Floss, a map survey carved out part of Palermo Maine and labled it as an unincorporated, 640-acre piece of land. The only stats we have on Hibberts Gore, is from the U.S. Census in 2010 saying there is just one resident: Karen Keller. She moved to Hibberts Gore after her divorce. There was a 2001 Boston Globe article about the weird parcel of land and that's when the spotlight got a little too hot for Karen.
Karen was getting way more attention than she wanted. She even tried to get the Census to count her as part of nearby Lincoln County. They declined.
In 2013 she told the Sunday Salon 'Whatever have I accomplished? What have I ever done to make anyone’s life better? What good for the planet? What good for people? What good for anybody? Why? It’s hogwash. it's a crock.'
If that's not perfectly Maine, I don't know what is. Here's to Karen living out her best life in peace and quiet.
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