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Welcome to Amity ...

Amity is located in Aroostook County.

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

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

Amity is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Amity (for example, toward Canterbury (NB)), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Atlantic Time Zone (AST/ADT).

The area code for Amity: (207)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Amity had a population of 238 people. This makes Amity the county's 50th most populous community.

The population of Amity represents 0.02% of the population of Maine (which has 1,328,361 people), making it the state's 428th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 238 people, the population of Amity increased 19.6% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 199 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Amity had an population of 220 people. This is a decrease of 7.56% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.55% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Amity ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

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

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Danforth   [Map]   576   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hodgdon   [Map]   1,277   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Houlton   [Map]   5,813   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Linneus   [Map]   924   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Ludlow   [Map]   377   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
New Limerick   [Map]   478   N   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Amity ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Amity - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (5), Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Amity.

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 Amity. 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 Amity. 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 Amity.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amity ...

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

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About Aroostook County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Amity. 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 Amity.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amity - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Amity) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amity. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.9142, Longitude: -67.8589     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Amity have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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