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Welcome to Asticou ...

Asticou is located in Hancock County<1>.

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

Asticou is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Asticou: (207)

Communities near Asticou ...

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

  • Bar Harbor [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bar Harbor
    • Bar Harbor [Hancock County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Asticou
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,594 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bar Harbor
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bar Harbor<5>
  • Blue Hill [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blue Hill
    • Blue Hill [Hancock County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Asticou
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,651 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blue Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blue Hill<5>
  • Hancock [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hancock
    • Hancock [Hancock County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Asticou
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,440 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hancock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hancock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hancock<5>
  • Mount Desert [Hancock County]
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    • Mount Desert [Hancock County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Asticou
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,114 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Desert have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Desert
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Desert<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Gouldsboro [Hancock County]
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      • Gouldsboro [Hancock County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Asticou
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,743 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gouldsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gouldsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gouldsboro<5>
    • Lamoine [Hancock County]
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      • Lamoine [Hancock County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Asticou
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,713 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lamoine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lamoine<5>
    • Tremont [Hancock County]
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      • Tremont [Hancock County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Asticou
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,602 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tremont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tremont
    • Trenton [Hancock County]
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      • Trenton [Hancock County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Asticou
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,568 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trenton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trenton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trenton<5>
    • Franklin [Hancock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
      • Franklin [Hancock County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Asticou
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,567 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<5>
    • Surry [Hancock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Surry
      • Surry [Hancock County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Asticou
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,504 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Surry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Surry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Surry<5>

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

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Asticou. 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 Asticou.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asticou ...

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

Adding Asticou to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Asticou 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 Asticou was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Asticou on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Maine (1897).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Asticou on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Hancock County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hancock County: www.co.hancock.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 Hancock, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Asticou - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Asticou) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asticou. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.3040, Longitude: -68.2817       In this case, the coordinates for Asticou have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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