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Census Data for Back Settlement ...

As far as we can tell, Back Settlement has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Back Settlement, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Saint Francis [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Francis
    • Saint Francis [Aroostook County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northwest of Back Settlement
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 442 people. This represents a 8.87% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 485 people.
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Saint Francis
  • Saint John Plantation [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint John Plantation
    • Saint John Plantation [Aroostook County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the east of Back Settlement
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 249 people. This represents a 6.74% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 267 people.
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Saint John Plantation
  • Allagash [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allagash
    • Allagash [Aroostook County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Back Settlement
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 217 people. This represents a 9.21% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 239 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Allagash have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Saint Francois de Madawaska
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Francois de Madawaska
    • Saint Francois de Madawaska lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Back Settlement
    • 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:<3>
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  • Wallagrass [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallagrass
    • Wallagrass [Aroostook County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Back Settlement
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 525 people. This represents a 3.85% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 546 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallagrass have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Clair
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clair
    • Clair lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Back Settlement
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clair came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clair
  • Fort Kent [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Kent
    • Fort Kent [Aroostook County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Back Settlement
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 3,856 people. This represents a 5.88% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 4,097 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Kent have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Kent
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Kent<4>
  • Eagle Lake [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagle Lake
    • Eagle Lake [Aroostook County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Back Settlement
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 803 people. This represents a 7.06% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 864 people.
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Eagle Lake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eagle Lake<4>
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    • Lac Baker Parish
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lac Baker Parish
      • Lac Baker Parish lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Back Settlement
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lac Baker Parish came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lac Baker Parish
    • Lac Baker
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lac Baker
      • Lac Baker lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Back Settlement
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lac Baker came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lac Baker
    • Saint David
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint David
      • Saint David lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the north of Back Settlement
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint David came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
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    • Saint Marc du Lac Long
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Marc du Lac Long
      • Saint Marc du Lac Long lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the north of Back Settlement
      • 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:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marc du Lac Long
    • New Canada [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Canada
      • New Canada [Aroostook County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the east of Back Settlement
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 302 people. This represents a 5.92% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 321 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Canada have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Canada
    • Winterville Plantation [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winterville Plantation
      • Winterville Plantation [Aroostook County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Back Settlement
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 207 people. This represents a 7.59% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 224 people.
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Winterville Plantation
    • Baker Brook
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baker Brook
      • Baker Brook lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the northeast of Back Settlement
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baker Brook came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baker Brook

Aroostook County ...

Back Settlement is located in Aroostook County<5>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Aroostook County.

Miscellaneous Information for Back Settlement ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Aroostook County or the community of Back Settlement:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Back Settlement:
    • GNIS ID for Back Settlement: 579116
    • GNIS ID for Aroostook County: 581287
    • GNIS ID for State of Maine: 1779787
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Back Settlement is located in Census Region #1 (the Northeast Region) and Division #1 (the New England Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Back Settlement.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Back Settlement. 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/

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Back Settlement) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Back Settlement. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.1564, Longitude: -68.8700       In this case, the coordinates for Back Settlement have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.




 

 

 

 

 


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