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Welcome to Jemtland ...

Jemtland is located in Aroostook County<1>.

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

Jemtland is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Jemtland is located in the (207) area code.

Adding Jemtland to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Communities near Jemtland ...

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

  • Caribou [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caribou
    • Caribou [Aroostook County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Jemtland
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,593 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caribou have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caribou
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caribou<5>
  • Grand Falls
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grand Falls
    • Grand Falls lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Jemtland
    • 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>
  • Limestone [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Limestone
    • Limestone [Aroostook County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Jemtland
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,173 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Limestone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Limestone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Limestone<5>
  • Van Buren [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Van Buren
    • Van Buren [Aroostook County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Jemtland
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,999 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Van Buren have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Washburn [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washburn
      • Washburn [Aroostook County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Jemtland
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,541 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Jemtland
      • 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Jemtland
      • 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>
    • Grand Falls Parish
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grand Falls Parish
      • Grand Falls Parish lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Jemtland
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Falls Parish came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Falls Parish
    • Sainte Anne de Madawaska
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sainte Anne de Madawaska
      • Sainte Anne de Madawaska lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Jemtland
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sainte Anne de Madawaska came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<6>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sainte Anne de Madawaska
    • Saint Agatha [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Agatha
      • Saint Agatha [Aroostook County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Jemtland
      • Estimated population in 2019: 713 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Agatha
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Agatha<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 Jemtland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Jemtland.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jemtland ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Maine

About Aroostook County

About Maine

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Jemtland. 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 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 Jemtland - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jemtland) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jemtland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.0073, Longitude: -68.1439       In this case, the coordinates for Jemtland 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.
<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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