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Welcome to Chesterville ...

Chesterville is located in Franklin County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Chesterville has a population of 1,350 people<3> (see below for details).

Chesterville is 380 feet [116 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Chesterville is within the (207) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Chesterville had an population of 1,350 people. This is a decrease of 0.15% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 15.38% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Chesterville had a population of 1,352 people. This makes Chesterville the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Chesterville represents 0.1% of the total population of Maine (which has 1,328,361 people), making it the state's 232nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,352 people, the population of Chesterville increased 15.56% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,170 people).

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

Adding Chesterville to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Chesterville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Chesterville elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Chesterville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Chesterville - they are located in Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Chesterville ...

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

  • Farmington [Franklin County]
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    • Farmington [Franklin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Chesterville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,762 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farmington<6>
  • Oakland [Kennebec County]
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    • Oakland [Kennebec County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Chesterville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,309 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oakland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oakland<6>
  • Winthrop [Kennebec County]
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    • Winthrop [Kennebec County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Chesterville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,993 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winthrop have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winthrop<6>
  • Jay [Franklin County]
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    • Jay [Franklin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Chesterville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,623 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jay have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jay<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Madison [Somerset County]
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      • Madison [Somerset County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Chesterville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,620 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<6>
    • Wilton [Franklin County]
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      • Wilton [Franklin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Chesterville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,960 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilton<6>
    • Norridgewock [Somerset County]
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      • Norridgewock [Somerset County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Chesterville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,222 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norridgewock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norridgewock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norridgewock<6>
    • Livermore Falls [Androscoggin County]
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      • Livermore Falls [Androscoggin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Chesterville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,157 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Livermore Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Livermore Falls<6>
    • Belgrade [Kennebec County]
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      • Belgrade [Kennebec County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Chesterville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,149 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belgrade have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belgrade
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belgrade<6>
    • Readfield [Kennebec County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Readfield
      • Readfield [Kennebec County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Chesterville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,571 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Readfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Readfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Readfield<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 Chesterville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Chesterville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chesterville ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Franklin, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Chesterville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chesterville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Chesterville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chesterville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5512, Longitude: -70.0862       In this case, the coordinates for Chesterville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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