Bethel Oxford County, Maine

Bethel: Town in Oxford County, Maine, USA

About

Bethel is a town located in the county of Oxford in the U.S. state of Maine. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,607 and a population density of 40 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,749 inhabitants.

The town was created 247 years ago in 1773.

Bethel Quick Facts

Population : 2,749 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Maine (United States)
County : Oxford County
Area : 65.91 km2
Altitude : 679 feet / 207 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1774 (247 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 13:29:46 (30th November 2021)
Postal code : 04217
Density : 42 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 5.17% (2010-2020)
Weather : 34℉ Sunny 7-days weather
Memorial to American Civil War veterans in Bethel  Maine image
Memorial to American Civil War veterans in Bethel Maine
Memorial to American Civil War veterans in Bethel  Maine image

Geography

Bethel is located at 44°24'15"N 70°47'26"W (44.4042300, -70.7906200).

Bethel map

Weather

Bethel forecast: Sunny, with a high near 34. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. more

Demographics

The population of Bethel increased by 5.17% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,607 - census
2011 2,611 0.15% estimation process
2012 2,604 -0.27% estimation process
2013 2,610 0.23% estimation process
2014 2,633 0.87% estimation process
2015 2,642 0.34% estimation process
2016 2,663 0.79% estimation process
2017 2,694 1.15% estimation process
2018 2,720 0.96% estimation process
2019 2,738 0.66% estimation process
2020 2,749 0.4% estimation process

Bethel zip code is 04217. County name: Oxford, County fips: 23017

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Local Places in Bethel

People born in Bethel (8)

People born in Bethel, including politician La Fayette Grover, politician Luther C. Carter, freestyle skier Simon Dumont, you can see a list of people who born in Bethel.

Schools in Bethel

College & universities near Bethel, ME

Code Name City ZIP
183105 White Mountains Community College Berlin (NH) 03570
442213 Birthwise Midwifery School Bridgton (ME) 04009-1110
161077 Central Maine Community College Auburn (ME) 04210-6498

Stations (17)

Amtrak & bus stations near Bethel, ME

Code Name Address Type
BIN Berlin, New Hampshire 318 Glen Ave BUS
NCW North Conway, NH 2760 White Mountain Highway BUS
CAY Conway, New Hampshire 392 West Main St. BUS
LTL Littleton, New Hampshire 336 Cottage St. BUS
AGM Augusta, ME 9 Industrial Drive BUS

Post offices near Bethel

Post Office Name City ZIP
Bethel Post Office Bethel (ME) 04217

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Other cities in Oxford County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Oxford County , ME. (more)

City Name Population Title
Rumford 5,735 Town in Oxford County, Maine, United States
Paris 5,162 Town in Maine, USA
Norway 4,990 Town in Maine, USA
Oxford 4,102 Town in Oxford County, Maine, United States
Fryeburg 3,436 City in Maine, United States
Mexico 2,635 Town in Maine
Dixfield 2,481 City in Oxford County, Maine, United States of America
South Paris 2,267 Census-designated place in Oxford County, Maine
Buckfield 2,071 Town in Oxford County, Maine, United States
West Paris 1,689 City in Oxford County, Maine, United States of America
Hiram 1,659 Human settlement in Oxford County, Maine, United States of America
Brownfield 1,653 Town in Maine
Porter 1,525 Town in Oxford County, Maine, United States
Peru 1,509 Town in Maine, United States
Hebron 1,431 Town in Maine
Hartford 1,229 Town in Maine, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Bethel distances to largest Maine cities