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Welcome to Whitefield ...

Whitefield is located in Lincoln County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Whitefield has a population of 2,280 people<3> (see below for details).

Whitefield is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Whitefield is located in the (207) area code.

The ZIP code for Whitefield: 04353<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Whitefield had an population of 2,280 people. This is a decrease of 0.87% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.31% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Whitefield had a population of 2,300 people (which is 6.67% of the total population of Lincoln County). This makes Whitefield the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Whitefield represents 0.17% of the population of Maine (which has 1,328,361 people), making it the state's 150th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,300 people, the population of Whitefield increased 1.19% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,273 people).

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

Communities Also Named Whitefield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Whitefield - they are located in Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Montana, New Hampshire, Oklahoma, South Carolina and Virginia.

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

Communities near Whitefield ...

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

  • Augusta [Kennebec County]
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    • Augusta [Kennebec County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Whitefield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,697 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Augusta<7>
  • Winthrop [Kennebec County]
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    • Winthrop [Kennebec County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Whitefield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,993 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winthrop have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winthrop
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winthrop<7>
  • Gardiner [Kennebec County]
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    • Gardiner [Kennebec County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Whitefield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,653 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gardiner<7>
  • Waldoboro [Lincoln County]
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    • Waldoboro [Lincoln County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Whitefield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,069 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waldoboro<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Warren [Knox County]
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      • Warren [Knox County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Whitefield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,844 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warren<7>
    • Sidney [Kennebec County]
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      • Sidney [Kennebec County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Whitefield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,468 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sidney have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Wiscasset [Lincoln County]
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      • Wiscasset [Lincoln County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Whitefield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,763 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wiscasset<7>
    • Litchfield [Kennebec County]
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      • Litchfield [Kennebec County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Whitefield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,658 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Litchfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Litchfield<7>
    • Richmond [Sagadahoc County]
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      • Richmond [Sagadahoc County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Whitefield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,470 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<7>
    • West Gardiner [Kennebec County]
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      • West Gardiner [Kennebec County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Whitefield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,364 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Gardiner have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Whitefield. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Whitefield.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whitefield ...

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

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About Lincoln County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.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 Lincoln, 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 Whitefield.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Whitefield - 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 Whitefield). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Whitefield 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 '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- Whitefield) 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 Whitefield. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Whitefield

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whitefield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1701, Longitude: -69.6253       In this case, the coordinates for Whitefield 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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