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Welcome to Jonesport ...

Jonesport is located in Washington County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Jonesport has a population of 1,317 people<3> (see below for details).

Jonesport is near sea level<4>.

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

Note: If you leave Jonesport and travel east, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Atlantic Time Zone (AST/ADT).

Jonesport is located in the (207) area code.

The ZIP code for Jonesport: 04649<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Jonesport had an population of 1,317 people. This is a decrease of 3.87% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.46% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Jonesport had a population of 1,370 people. This makes Jonesport the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Jonesport represents 0.1% of the total population of Maine (which has 1,328,361 people), making it the state's 227th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,370 people, the population of Jonesport decreased 2.7% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,408 people).

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

Adding Jonesport to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Communities near Jonesport ...

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

  • Machias [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Machias
    • Machias [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Jonesport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,027 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Machias have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Machias
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Machias<7>
  • East Machias [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Machias
    • East Machias [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Jonesport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,298 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Machias have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Machias
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Machias<7>
  • Milbridge [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milbridge
    • Milbridge [Washington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Jonesport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,294 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milbridge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milbridge<7>
  • Addison [Washington County]
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    • Addison [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Jonesport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,254 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Addison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Addison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Addison<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cherryfield [Washington County]
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      • Cherryfield [Washington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Jonesport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,161 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cherryfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherryfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cherryfield<7>
    • Steuben [Washington County]
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      • Steuben [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Jonesport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,132 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Steuben have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steuben
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Steuben<7>
    • Harrington [Washington County]
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      • Harrington [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Jonesport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 964 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrington<7>
    • Machiasport [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Machiasport
      • Machiasport [Washington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Jonesport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 947 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Machiasport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Machiasport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Machiasport<7>
    • Jonesboro [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jonesboro
      • Jonesboro [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Jonesport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 587 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jonesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jonesboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jonesboro<7>
    • Columbia Falls [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia Falls
      • Columbia Falls [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Jonesport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 531 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia Falls<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jonesport ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Maine

About Washington County

About Maine

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Jonesport. 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 Washington, 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 Jonesport.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jonesport - 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 Jonesport). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Jonesport 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 '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- Jonesport) 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 Jonesport. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from JonesportOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jonesport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5329, Longitude: -67.5983       In this case, the coordinates for Jonesport 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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