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Welcome to Nixon ...

Nixon is located in Aroostook County<1>.

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

Nixon is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

The area code for Nixon: (207)

Communities Also Named Nixon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Nixon - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Mississippi (2), Nevada (2), New Brunswick, New Jersey, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee and Texas.

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

Communities near Nixon ...

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

  • Washburn [Aroostook County]
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    • Washburn [Aroostook County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Nixon
    • 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>
  • Ashland [Aroostook County]
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    • Ashland [Aroostook County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Nixon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,217 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<5>
  • Eagle Lake [Aroostook County]
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    • Eagle Lake [Aroostook County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Nixon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 803 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagle Lake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eagle Lake<5>
  • New Sweden [Aroostook County]
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    • New Sweden [Aroostook County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Nixon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 569 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Sweden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Sweden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Sweden<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wallagrass [Aroostook County]
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      • Wallagrass [Aroostook County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Nixon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 525 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallagrass have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Castle Hill [Aroostook County]
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      • Castle Hill [Aroostook County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Nixon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 393 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castle Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Portage Lake [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portage Lake
      • Portage Lake [Aroostook County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Nixon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 372 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portage Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Perham [Aroostook County]
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      • Perham [Aroostook County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Nixon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 365 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perham
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perham<5>
    • New Canada [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Canada
      • New Canada [Aroostook County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Nixon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 302 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Canada have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Wade [Aroostook County]
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      • Wade [Aroostook County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Nixon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 263 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wade have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wade

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nixon ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Maine

About Aroostook County

About Maine

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Nixon. 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 Nixon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Nixon) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nixon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.8798, Longitude: -68.5220       In this case, the coordinates for Nixon 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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