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Welcome to Atlantic ...

Atlantic is located on Swans Island.

Atlantic is located in Hancock County<1>.

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

Atlantic is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Atlantic is located in the (207) area code.

Communities Also Named Atlantic ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Atlantic - they are located in Colorado, Iowa, Massachusetts (4), Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania (5), Virginia (2) and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Atlantic ...

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

  • Bar Harbor [Hancock County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bar Harbor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bar Harbor
    • Bar Harbor [Hancock County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Atlantic
    • Estimated population for 2018: 5,535 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bar Harbor
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bar Harbor
  • Blue Hill [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blue Hill
    • Blue Hill [Hancock County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Atlantic
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,662 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blue Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blue Hill
  • Mount Desert [Hancock County]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Mount Desert
    • Mount Desert [Hancock County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Atlantic
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,101 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Desert
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Desert
  • Deer Isle [Hancock County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Deer Isle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deer Isle
    • Deer Isle [Hancock County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Atlantic
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,915 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deer Isle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Deer Isle
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Southwest Harbor [Hancock County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southwest Harbor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southwest Harbor
      • Southwest Harbor [Hancock County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Atlantic
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,792 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southwest Harbor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southwest Harbor
    • Tremont [Hancock County]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Tremont
      • Tremont [Hancock County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Atlantic
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,597 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tremont
    • Trenton [Hancock County]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Trenton
      • Trenton [Hancock County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Atlantic
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,552 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trenton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trenton
    • Sedgwick [Hancock County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sedgwick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sedgwick
      • Sedgwick [Hancock County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Atlantic
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,176 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sedgwick
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sedgwick
    • Stonington [Hancock County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stonington
      • Stonington [Hancock County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Atlantic
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,037 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stonington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stonington
    • Brooksville [Hancock County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brooksville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brooksville
      • Brooksville [Hancock County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Atlantic
      • Estimated population for 2018: 918 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooksville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brooksville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atlantic ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Maine

About Hancock County

About Maine

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Atlantic. 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 Atlantic - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Atlantic) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atlantic. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1717, Longitude: -68.4242       In this case, the coordinates for Atlantic have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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