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Welcome to Bald Head ...

Bald Head is located in York County<1>.

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

Bald Head is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Bald Head lies within the (207) area code.

Communities near Bald Head ...

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

  • Dover [Strafford County]
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    • Dover [Strafford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Bald Head
    • Estimated population in 2019: 32,191 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dover<5>
  • Portsmouth [Rockingham County]
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    • Portsmouth [Rockingham County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Bald Head
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,927 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portsmouth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portsmouth<5>
  • Biddeford [York County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Biddeford
    • Biddeford [York County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Bald Head
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,504 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Biddeford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Biddeford<5>
  • Sanford [York County]
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    • Sanford [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Bald Head
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,223 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sanford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sanford<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Durham [Strafford County]
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      • Durham [Strafford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Bald Head
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,293 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Durham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Durham
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Durham<5>
    • York [York County]
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      • York [York County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Bald Head
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,290 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for York have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<5>
    • Somersworth [Strafford County]
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      • Somersworth [Strafford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Bald Head
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,968 people
      • Former names for Somersworth:
      • Great Falls
      • Summersworth
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Somersworth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Somersworth<5>
    • Kennebunk [York County]
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      • Kennebunk [York County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Bald Head
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,625 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennebunk
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennebunk<5>
    • Wells [York County]
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      • Wells [York County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Bald Head
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,675 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wells have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wells
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wells<5>
    • Kittery [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kittery
      • Kittery [York County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Bald Head
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,819 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kittery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kittery
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kittery<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 Bald Head. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bald Head.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bald Head ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for York County: www.co.york.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 York, 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 Bald Head - 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- Bald Head) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bald Head. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2209, Longitude: -70.5773       In this case, the coordinates for Bald Head 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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