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Welcome to Wade ...

Wade is located in Aroostook County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Wade has a population of 261 people<3> (see below for details).

Wade is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

The area code for Wade: (207)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wade had an population of 261 people. This is a decrease of 7.77% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.4% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wade had a population of 283 people. This makes Wade the county's 43rd most populous community.

The population of Wade represents 0.02% of the population of Maine (which has 1,328,361 people), making it the state's 412nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 283 people, the population of Wade increased 13.2% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 250 people).

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

Communities Also Named Wade ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Wade - they are located in Arkansas, California, Florida (2), Kansas (2), Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Wade ...

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

  • Presque Isle [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Presque Isle
    • Presque Isle [Aroostook County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Wade
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,950 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Presque Isle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Presque Isle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Presque Isle<6>
  • Caribou [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caribou
    • Caribou [Aroostook County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Wade
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,622 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<6>
  • Fort Fairfield [Aroostook County]
  • Mapleton [Aroostook County]
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    • Mapleton [Aroostook County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Wade
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,824 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mapleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mapleton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mapleton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Washburn [Aroostook County]
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      • Washburn [Aroostook County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Wade
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,533 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<6>
    • Ashland [Aroostook County]
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      • Ashland [Aroostook County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Wade
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,214 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<6>
    • Easton [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Easton
      • Easton [Aroostook County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Wade
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,177 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Easton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Easton
    • New Sweden [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Sweden
      • New Sweden [Aroostook County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Wade
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 563 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<6>
    • Chapman [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chapman
      • Chapman [Aroostook County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Wade
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 450 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chapman
    • Castle Hill [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Castle Hill
      • Castle Hill [Aroostook County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Wade
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 390 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castle Hill

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wade ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wade. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wade.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wade - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Wade) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Wade. 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 WadeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wade. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.7939, Longitude: -68.2489       In this case, the coordinates for Wade have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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