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Welcome to Dover-Foxcroft ...

Dover-Foxcroft is located in Piscataquis County<1> and is the County Seat for Piscataquis County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Dover-Foxcroft has a population of 4,037 people<3> (see below for details).

Dover-Foxcroft is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Dover-Foxcroft lies within the (207) area code.

The ZIP code for Dover-Foxcroft: 04426<5>

Websites for Dover-Foxcroft ...

Official Website: www.dover-foxcroft.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dover-Foxcroft had an population of 4,037 people. This is a decrease of 4.18% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.13% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Dover-Foxcroft had a population of 4,213 people (or 24.03% of the total population of Piscataquis County). This makes Dover-Foxcroft the county's most populous community.

The population of Dover-Foxcroft represents 0.32% of the total population of Maine (which has 1,328,361 people), making it the state's 82nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,213 people, the population of Dover-Foxcroft has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,211 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Dover-Foxcroft.

Communities near Dover-Foxcroft ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Dover-Foxcroft.

  • Dexter [Penobscot County]
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    • Dexter [Penobscot County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Dover-Foxcroft
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,706 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dexter have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dexter
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dexter<7>
  • Corinth [Penobscot County]
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    • Corinth [Penobscot County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Dover-Foxcroft
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,804 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corinth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corinth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Corinth<7>
  • Milo [Piscataquis County]
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    • Milo [Piscataquis County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Dover-Foxcroft
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,285 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milo<7>
  • Corinna [Penobscot County]
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    • Corinna [Penobscot County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Dover-Foxcroft
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,141 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corinna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corinna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Corinna<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Charleston [Penobscot County]
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      • Charleston [Penobscot County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Dover-Foxcroft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,717 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charleston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Guilford [Piscataquis County]
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      • Guilford [Piscataquis County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the west of Dover-Foxcroft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,448 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guilford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guilford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guilford<7>
    • Sangerville [Piscataquis County]
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      • Sangerville [Piscataquis County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the west of Dover-Foxcroft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,269 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sangerville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sangerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sangerville<7>
    • Bradford [Penobscot County]
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      • Bradford [Penobscot County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Dover-Foxcroft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,228 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bradford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bradford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bradford<7>
    • Brownville [Piscataquis County]
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      • Brownville [Piscataquis County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Dover-Foxcroft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,187 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brownville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brownville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brownville<7>
    • Exeter [Penobscot County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Exeter
      • Exeter [Penobscot County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Dover-Foxcroft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,096 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Exeter

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dover-Foxcroft ...

Looking for more information about Dover-Foxcroft? 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 Dover-Foxcroft, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Dover-Foxcroft.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Dover-Foxcroft: www.dover-foxcroft.org/

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 Piscataquis, 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 Dover-Foxcroft.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dover-Foxcroft - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 Dover-Foxcroft). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Dover-Foxcroft or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Dover-Foxcroft) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Dover-Foxcroft. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dover-Foxcroft

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dover-Foxcroft. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.1834, Longitude: -69.2270       In this case, the coordinates for Dover-Foxcroft have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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