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The location of Allagash









Welcome to Allagash ...

Allagash is located in Aroostook County.

The location of Allagash has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Allagash has a population of 220 people<2> (see below for details).

Allagash is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Allagash (for example, toward Sainte Anne de Madawaska (NB)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Atlantic Time Zone (AST/ADT).

The area code for Allagash: (207)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Allagash had a population of 239 people. This makes Allagash the county's 49th most populous community.

The population of Allagash represents 0.02% of the total population of Maine (which has 1,328,361 people), making it the state's 426th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 239 people, the population of Allagash decreased 13.72% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 277 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Allagash had an population of 220 people. This is a decrease of 7.95% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 20.58% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Allagash.

Communities near Allagash ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Eagle Lake   [Map]   800   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Northwest Aroostook   [Map]   9   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Saint Francis   [Map]   449   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Saint John Plantation   [Map]   250   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wallagrass   [Map]   527   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Winterville Plantation   [Map]   209   E   20 miles [32.2 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Allagash.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Allagash. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Allagash. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Allagash.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Allagash:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allagash ...

Looking for more information about Allagash? 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.

Looking for more information about Allagash? 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 Allagash, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Allagash.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Maine

About Aroostook County

About Maine

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Aroostook County: www.aroostook.me.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Allagash.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allagash - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Allagash) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allagash. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.0834, Longitude: -69.0412     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Allagash have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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