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Welcome to Berwick ...

Berwick is located in York County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Berwick has a population of 7,895 people<2> (see below for details).

Berwick is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Berwick is within the boundaries of the (207) area code.

The ZIP code for Berwick: 03901<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Berwick had an population of 7,895 people. This is an increase of 8.96% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 24.27% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Berwick had a population of 7,246 people. This makes Berwick the county's 11th most populous community.

The population of Berwick represents 0.55% of the population of Maine (which has 1,328,361 people), making it the state's 43rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,246 people, the population of Berwick increased 14.06% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,353 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Berwick.

Communities Also Named Berwick ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Berwick - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Brunswick, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Berwick ...

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

  • Rochester [Strafford County]
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    • Rochester [Strafford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Berwick
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,719 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rochester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rochester<6>
  • Portsmouth [Rockingham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portsmouth
    • Portsmouth [Rockingham County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Berwick
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,557 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portsmouth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portsmouth<6>
  • Sanford [York County]
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    • Sanford [York County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Berwick
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,253 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sanford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sanford<6>
  • Durham [Strafford County]
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    • Durham [Strafford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Berwick
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,441 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Durham have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Durham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Durham<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • York [York County]
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      • York [York County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Berwick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,329 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for York have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<6>
    • Kennebunk [York County]
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      • Kennebunk [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Berwick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,706 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennebunk<6>
    • Wells [York County]
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      • Wells [York County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Berwick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,819 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wells have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wells
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wells<6>
    • Kittery [York County]
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      • Kittery [York County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Berwick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,876 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kittery have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kittery
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kittery<6>
    • Barrington [Strafford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barrington
      • Barrington [Strafford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Berwick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,231 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barrington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barrington<6>
    • Newmarket [Rockingham County]
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      • Newmarket [Rockingham County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Berwick
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,207 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newmarket
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newmarket<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Berwick ...

Looking for more information about Berwick? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Berwick, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Berwick.

Adding Berwick to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Maine

About York County

About Maine

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Berwick. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Berwick.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Berwick - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Berwick). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Berwick or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Berwick) 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 Berwick. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BerwickOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Berwick. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2659, Longitude: -70.8641    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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