Auburn is a city in and the county seat of Androscoggin County, Maine. Auburn and Lewiston are known as the Twin Cities. Lewiston is located across Androscoggin River. Its population at the 2010 census was 23,055.
Shoe manufacturing was a popular industry in the nineteenth century. This declined after the World War II.
The city has three museums, a festival ground, and beautiful riverside gardens. The Good Shepherd Food Bank distributes food to agencies across the state from its main warehouse in Auburn.
The town population predominantly comprises White Americans.