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Welcome to Alewife ...

Alewife is located in York County<1>.

The location of Alewife has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Alewife is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Alewife lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Alewife is located in the (207) area code.

Communities near Alewife ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alewife.

  • Biddeford [York County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Biddeford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Biddeford
    • Biddeford [York County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Alewife
    • Estimated population for 2018: 21,514 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Biddeford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Biddeford
  • Sanford [York County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sanford
    • Sanford [York County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Alewife
    • Estimated population for 2018: 21,183 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sanford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sanford
  • Scarborough [Cumberland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scarborough have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scarborough
    • Scarborough [Cumberland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Alewife
    • Estimated population for 2018: 20,352 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scarborough
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scarborough
  • Saco [York County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saco have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saco
    • Saco [York County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Alewife
    • Estimated population for 2018: 19,748 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saco
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saco
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gorham [Cumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gorham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gorham
      • Gorham [Cumberland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Alewife
      • Estimated population for 2018: 17,651 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gorham
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gorham
    • York [York County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for York have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for York
      • York [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Alewife
      • Estimated population for 2018: 13,151 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York
    • Somersworth [Strafford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Somersworth
      • Somersworth [Strafford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Alewife
      • Estimated population for 2018: 11,970 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Somersworth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Somersworth
    • Kennebunk [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennebunk
      • Kennebunk [York County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Alewife
      • Estimated population for 2018: 11,529 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennebunk
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennebunk
    • Wells [York County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wells have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wells
      • Wells [York County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Alewife
      • Estimated population for 2018: 10,544 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wells
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wells
    • Standish [Cumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Standish have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Standish
      • Standish [Cumberland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Alewife
      • Estimated population for 2018: 10,083 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Standish
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Standish

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alewife. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alewife.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alewife. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Alewife.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alewife. See our Newspapers Page for Alewife.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alewife ...

Looking for more information about Alewife? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Alewife, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alewife.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Maine

About York County

About Maine

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alewife. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for York County: www.co.york.me.us/

The official website for State of Maine: https://www.maine.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Maine's counties, including York, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alewife - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alewife) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alewife. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4529, Longitude: -70.6098       In this case, the coordinates for Alewife have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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