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Aroostook, New Brunswick

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The location of Aroostook

Welcome to Aroostook ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Aroostook had a population of 346 people.<1>

The village of Aroostook is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Aroostook lies in the Atlantic Time Zone (AST/ADT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: AST- Heure Normale de l'Atlantique (HNA), ADT- Heure Avancée de l'Atlantique (HAA).

Note: If you travel west from Aroostook (for example, toward Washburn (ME)), you will soon leave Atlantic Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Aroostook lies within the (506) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Aroostook had a population of 346 people.

The population of Aroostook represents 0.05% of the total population of New Brunswick (which had 729,997 people at that time), making it New Brunswick's 96th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 346 people, the population of Aroostook decreased 8.95% from the 2001 StatCan census (which had a count of 380 people).

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

Communities near Aroostook ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Aroostook and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2006
Caribou (ME)   [Map]   ---   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Easton (ME)   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fort Fairfield (ME)   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Limestone (ME)   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Presque Isle (ME)   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Grand Falls Parish   [Map]   1,188   N   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Aroostook.

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 Aroostook. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aroostook.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aroostook ...

Looking for more information about Aroostook? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Province of New Brunswick:

Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Aroostook were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aroostook - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aroostook) 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 Aroostook. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aroostook

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aroostook. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.8000, Longitude: -67.7167     [Map].

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