Hancock Hancock County, Maine

Hancock: City in Hancock County, Maine, United States of America

About

Hancock is a city located in the county of Hancock in the U.S. state of Maine. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,394 and a population density of 62 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,440 inhabitants.

The city was created 255 years ago in 1765.

Glimpse of the Taunton River  Hancock  ME image
Glimpse of the Taunton River Hancock ME
Glimpse of the Taunton River  Hancock  ME image

Geography

Hancock is located at 44°31'45"N 68°15'13"W (44.5292400, -68.2536300).

Hancock map

Hancock Quick Facts

Population : 2,440 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Maine (United States)
County : Hancock County
Postal code : 04640
Phone Area Codes : 207
Area : 38.87 km2
Altitude : 95 feet / 29 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1766 (255 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 21:46:15 (24th October 2021)
Density : 63 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.89% (2010-2020)

Demographics

The population of Hancock increased by 1.89% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,394 - census
2011 2,395 0.04% estimation process
2012 2,388 -0.29% estimation process
2013 2,404 0.67% estimation process
2014 2,402 -0.08% estimation process
2015 2,393 -0.38% estimation process
2016 2,414 0.87% estimation process
2017 2,414 0% estimation process
2018 2,414 0% estimation process
2019 2,431 0.7% estimation process
2020 2,440 0.37% estimation process

Hancock zip code is 04640. County name: Hancock, County fips: 23009

People born in Hancock (1)

American orthopaedic surgeon Edville Gerhardt Abbott was born in Hancock

Schools in Hancock

College & universities near Hancock, ME

Code Name City ZIP
160959 College of the Atlantic Bar Harbor (ME) 04609
161299 Maine Maritime Academy Castine (ME) 04420-0001
160995 Beal College Bangor (ME) 04401
161138 Eastern Maine Community College Bangor (ME) 04401
161253 University of Maine Orono (ME) 04469

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Hancock, ME

Code Name Address Type
ORO Orono (University of Maine), Maine Squapan Rd and Gym Dr BUS
SRT Searsport, Maine 161 East Main St. BUS
BAN Bangor, Maine 1039 Union St. BUS
BFT Belfast, Maine Belmont Ave & US Hwy 1 BUS
LCV Lincolnville, Maine 2512 Atlantic Highway BUS

Post offices near Hancock

Post Office Name City ZIP
Hancock Post Office Hancock (ME) 04640

Other places with the same name (10)

Other cities in Hancock County

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

City Name Population Title
Ellsworth 8,249 City in Maine
Bar Harbor 5,594 Town in Hancock County, Maine, United States
Bucksport 4,916 City in Hancock County, Maine, United States of America
Blue Hill 2,651 Town in Hancock County, Maine, United States
Orland 2,173 City in Hancock County, Maine, United States of America
Deer Isle 1,911 Town in Hancock County, Maine, United States
Southwest Harbor 1,793 City in Hancock County, Maine, United States of America
Gouldsboro 1,743 City in United States of America
Dedham 1,666 Town in Maine
Tremont 1,602 City in Hancock County, Maine, United States of America
Trenton 1,568 Town in Maine
Franklin 1,567 Town in Hancock County, Maine, United States
Surry 1,504 Town in Virginia
Sullivan 1,261 Town in Maine, United States
Penobscot 1,220 Town in Hancock County, Maine, United States
Sedgwick 1,175 Town in Maine

Distance to Other Cities

Hancock distances to largest Maine cities