Fort Kent Aroostook County, Maine

Fort Kent: Town in Maine, USA


Fort Kent is a town located in the county of Aroostook in the U.S. state of Maine. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,097 and a population density of 74 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,805 inhabitants.

Fort Kent Quick Facts

Population : 3,805 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Maine (United States)
County : Aroostook County
Postal code : 04743–04744
Phone Area Codes : 207
Area : 55.15 km2
Altitude : 610 feet / 186 meters
Capital city : Fort Kent is capital of Republic of Madawaska
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 07:43:05 (1st December 2021)
Density : 69 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -7.67% (2010-2020)
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Fort Kent is located at 47°15'31"N 68°35'22"W (47.2586500, -68.5894900).

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According to census records, the population of Fort Kent decreased by 7.67% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,097 - census
2011 4,092 -0.12% estimation process
2012 4,057 -0.86% estimation process
2013 4,031 -0.65% estimation process
2014 4,011 -0.5% estimation process
2015 3,969 -1.06% estimation process
2016 3,919 -1.28% estimation process
2017 3,858 -1.58% estimation process
2018 3,877 0.49% estimation process
2019 3,856 -0.54% estimation process
2020 3,805 -1.34% estimation process

Fort Kent zip code is 04743. County name: Aroostook, County fips: 23003

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Local Places in Fort Kent

1 Fort Kent Town Office
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Address: 416 W Main St, Fort Kent, ME 04743 ➦ Show Map

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People born in Fort Kent (5)

People born in Fort Kent, including singer-songwriter and musician Ellis Paul, United States Army Medal of Honor recipient Clair Goodblood, writer Mike Daisey, you can see a list of people who born in Fort Kent.

Schools in Fort Kent

College & universities near Fort Kent, ME

Code Name City ZIP
161235 University of Maine at Fort Kent Fort Kent (ME) 04743-1292

Post offices near Fort Kent

Post Office Name City ZIP
Fort Ken Post Office Fort Kent (ME) 04743

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Aroostook County

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

City Name Population Title
Presque Isle 8,950 City in Maine, United States
Caribou 7,622 City in Maine
Houlton 5,766 Town in Maine, USA
Madawaska 3,715 Town in Maine, United States
Fort Fairfield 3,278 City in Aroostook County, Maine, United States of America
Limestone 2,164 Town in Aroostook County, Maine, United States
Van Buren 1,983 Town in Aroostook County, Maine, United States
Mapleton 1,824 Main settlement in the town of the same name in Aroostook County, Maine, United States
Washburn 1,533 Town in Maine
Mars Hill 1,461 Human settlement in United States of America
Hodgdon 1,267 City in Aroostook County, Maine, United States of America
Ashland 1,214 Town of the United States
Easton 1,177 Town in Aroostook County, Maine, United States
Frenchville 1,031 Town in Maine, United States
Littleton 982 Town in Aroostook County, Maine, United States
Linneus 907 Human settlement in Aroostook County, Maine, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Fort Kent distances to largest Maine cities