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The location of Northport









Welcome to Northport ...

Northport is located in Waldo County.

The location of Northport has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Northport has a population of 1,577 people<2> (see below for details).

Northport is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Northport is within the (207) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Northport had a population of 1,520 people. This makes Northport the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Northport represents 0.11% of the total population of Maine (which has 1,328,361 people), making it the state's 211st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,520 people, the population of Northport increased 14.2% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,331 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Northport had an population of 1,577 people. This is an increase of 3.75% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 18.48% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Northport ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Northport and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Belfast   [Map]   6,752   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Blue Hill   [Map]   2,665   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bucksport   [Map]   4,915   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Camden   [Map]   4,855   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lincolnville   [Map]   2,233   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Orland   [Map]   2,182   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Northport.

Communities Also Named Northport ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Northport - they are located in Alabama, Maryland, Michigan, Nebraska, New York, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Tennessee, Washington and Wisconsin (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Northport. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Northport. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Northport.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Northport:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Northport ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Maine

About Waldo County

About Maine

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Maine: https://www.maine.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Northport.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Northport - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Northport) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Northport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.3379, Longitude: -68.9614     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Northport have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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