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Welcome to Barretts ...

Barretts is located in Aroostook County<1>.

Barretts is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Barretts is located in the (207) area code.

Communities Also Named Barretts ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Barretts - they are located in Georgia, Massachusetts, Missouri, Montana and Virginia.

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

Communities near Barretts ...

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

  • Presque Isle [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Presque Isle
    • Presque Isle [Aroostook County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Barretts
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,950 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Presque Isle have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Presque Isle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Presque Isle<5>
  • Grand Falls
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grand Falls
    • Grand Falls lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Barretts
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Falls came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grand Falls<5>
  • Fort Fairfield [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Fairfield
    • Fort Fairfield [Aroostook County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Barretts
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,278 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Fairfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Fairfield<5>
  • Limestone [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Limestone
    • Limestone [Aroostook County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Barretts
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,164 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Limestone have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Limestone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Limestone<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Van Buren [Aroostook County]
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      • Van Buren [Aroostook County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Barretts
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,983 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Van Buren have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Van Buren
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Van Buren<5>
    • Mapleton [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mapleton
      • Mapleton [Aroostook County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Barretts
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,824 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mapleton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mapleton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mapleton<5>
    • Perth - Andover
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perth - Andover
      • Perth - Andover lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Barretts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perth - Andover came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perth - Andover
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perth - Andover<5>
    • Washburn [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washburn
      • Washburn [Aroostook County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Barretts
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,533 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washburn have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washburn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washburn<5>
    • Saint Leonard Parish
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Leonard Parish
      • Saint Leonard Parish lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Barretts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Leonard Parish came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Leonard Parish
    • Saint Leonard
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Leonard
      • Saint Leonard lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Barretts
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Leonard came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Leonard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Leonard<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 Barretts. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Barretts.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Barretts ...

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

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About Aroostook County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Barretts. 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>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Barretts - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Barretts) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Barretts. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BarrettsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Barretts. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.8977, Longitude: -68.0156    
<4>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.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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