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Welcome to Allagash ...

Allagash is located in Aroostook County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Allagash has a population of 218 people<3> (see below for details).

Allagash is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<4>.

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 ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Allagash had an population of 218 people. This is a decrease of 8.79% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 21.3% since the 2000 Census).

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 (which had a count of 277 people).

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

Communities near Allagash ...

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

  • Saint Francois de Madawaska
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Francois de Madawaska came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Francois de Madawaska
    • Saint Francois de Madawaska lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Allagash
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Francois de Madawaska
  • Saint Francis [Aroostook County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Francis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Francis
    • Saint Francis [Aroostook County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Allagash
    • Estimated population for 2018: 445 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Francis
  • Saint John Plantation [Aroostook County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint John Plantation have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint John Plantation
    • Saint John Plantation [Aroostook County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Allagash
    • Estimated population for 2018: 249 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint John Plantation
  • Connors
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Connors came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Connors
    • Connors lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Allagash
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Connors
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Winterville Plantation [Aroostook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winterville Plantation have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winterville Plantation
      • Winterville Plantation [Aroostook County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<6> to the east of Allagash
      • Estimated population for 2018: 208 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winterville Plantation
    • Eagle Lake [Aroostook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagle Lake
      • Eagle Lake [Aroostook County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<6> to the east of Allagash
      • Estimated population for 2018: 805 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagle Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eagle Lake
    • Wallagrass [Aroostook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallagrass have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallagrass
      • Wallagrass [Aroostook County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<6> to the east of Allagash
      • Estimated population for 2018: 527 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallagrass
    • Les Etroits
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Les Etroits came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Les Etroits
      • Les Etroits lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<6> to the north of Allagash
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Les Etroits
    • Saint Marc du Lac Long
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marc du Lac Long came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Marc du Lac Long
      • Saint Marc du Lac Long lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<6> to the north of Allagash
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marc du Lac Long
    • Quimby [Aroostook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quimby have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quimby
      • Quimby [Aroostook County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<6> to the east of Allagash
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quimby

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 Allagash. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Allagash.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Allagash.

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

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 ...

The Communities of 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>If you're interested in how the shape of Maine's counties, including Aroostook, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Allagash.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allagash - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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       In this case, the coordinates for Allagash have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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