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Allagash, Maine

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Welcome to Allagash ...

Allagash is located in Aroostook County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Allagash has a population of 222 people<1> (see below for details).

Allagash is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<2>.

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 telephone 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 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 (that had a count of 277 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Allagash had an population of 222 people. This is a decrease of 7.11% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.86% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Allagash ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Allagash and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2016
Eagle Lake   [Map]   814   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Northwest Aroostook   [Map]   9   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Saint Francis   [Map]   450   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Saint John Plantation   [Map]   253   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Wallagrass   [Map]   527   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Winterville Plantation   [Map]   212   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 that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Allagash. We make it easy to see an overhead 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 Tourism Map for Allagash.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Allagash. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Aroostook County

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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: www.maine.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Allagash. 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 that we are using 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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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Allagash.