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Welcome to Alfred ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Alfred has a population of 3,137 people<2> (see below for details).
Alfred is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Alfred lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Alfred: (207)
The ZIP code for Alfred: 04002<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Alfred had an population of 3,137 people. This is an increase of 3.91% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 25.63% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Alfred had a population of 3,019 people. This makes Alfred the county's 21st most populous community.
The population of Alfred represents 0.23% of the total population of Maine (which has 1,328,361 people), making it the state's 118th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,019 people, the population of Alfred increased 20.91% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,497 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Alfred.
Communities Also Named Alfred ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Alfred - they are located in Kansas, Michigan (2), New York, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alfred.
Communities near Alfred ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alfred.
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 Alfred. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alfred.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alfred. 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 Alfred.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alfred. See our Newspapers Page for Alfred.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alfred ...
Looking for more information about Alfred? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Alfred, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alfred.
Adding Alfred to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Alfred in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Alfred was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Alfred on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Maine (1897).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Alfred on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of Maine: https://www.maine.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022