Piscataquis County , Maine

Piscataquis County: County in Maine, United States

Piscataquis County locator map
Location of Piscataquis County on Maine map.

About

Piscataquis County is a county located in the U.S. state of Maine. As of the 2010 census, the population was 17,535 and a population density of 2 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 16,996 inhabitants. Its county seat is Dover-Foxcroft. The county was created 183 years ago in 1838.

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Geography

Piscataquis County is located at 45°50'14"N 69°17'4"W (45.8373600, -69.2845200). It has 3 neighbors: Aroostook County, Penobscot County and Somerset County.

Piscataquis County map

The largest city of Piscataquis County is Milo with a population of 2,314. Other cities include, Parkman population 804 and Bowerbank population 113. See all Piscataquis County cities & populated places.

Weather

Piscataquis County forecast: A chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 6 to 12 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more

Piscataquis County Quick Facts

Population : 16,996 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Maine (United States)
Area : 11337 km2
Water as percent of area : 9.5%
Land as percent of area : 90.5%
Named for : Abenaki people
Altitude : 1,047 feet / 319 meters
Capital : Dover-Foxcroft
Establishment : March 03, 1838
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 01:52:39 (19th October 2021)
Density : 1 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.17% (2010-2020)
Weather : 47℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Piscataquis County has 3 neighbours.

  • Blanchard
  • Dover-Foxcroft
  • Kingsbury Plantation, Maine
  • Wellington
  • Parkman
  • Northwest Piscataquis
  • Medford
  • Greenville
  • Bowerbank
  • Brownville
  • Milo
  • Sebec
  • Abbot
  • Lake View Plantation, Maine
  • Beaver Cove
  • Atkinson
  • Shirley
  • Guilford
  • Sangerville
  • Northeast Piscataquis
  • Southeast Piscataquis
  • Willimantic
  • Monson

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Piscataquis County decreased by 3.17% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 17,535 - census
2011 17,362 -1% estimation process
2012 17,265 -0.56% estimation process
2013 17,173 -0.54% estimation process
2014 17,038 -0.79% estimation process
2015 16,937 -0.6% estimation process
2016 16,910 -0.16% estimation process
2017 16,804 -0.63% estimation process
2018 16,746 -0.35% estimation process
2019 16,785 0.23% estimation process
2020 16,996 1.24% estimation process

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People born in Piscataquis County (5)

People born in Piscataquis County, including engineer Charles Alton Ellis, Union United States Army officer Alfred Eliab Buck, freestyle skier Jeremy Cota, you can see a list of people who born in Piscataquis County.

  • Rick Joy (American architect) he was born in 25/12/1958
  • Keith Farnham (American politician) he was born in 22/09/1947

Other places with the same name (1)

Piscataquis County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Piscataquis County.

City Name Population Title
Dover-Foxcroft 4,086 Town in Piscataquis County, Maine, United States of America
Milo 2,314 Human settlement in Piscataquis County, Maine, United States of America
Greenville 1,628 Town in Piscataquis County, Maine, United States
Guilford 1,468 Town in Maine, United States
Sangerville 1,285 Town in Piscataquis County, Maine, United States
Brownville 1,197 Town of the United States
Parkman 804 Human settlement in United States of America
Monson 665 Town in Piscataquis County, Maine, United States
Sebec 597 Town in Maine, United States of America
Wellington 248 Town in Maine, United States
Medford 245 Town in Maine, USA
Willimantic 143 Town in the U.
Bowerbank 113 Human settlement in United States of America

Maine Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
City of Portland 653,115 City in Oregon, USA
Cumberland County 298,111 County in Maine, United States
York County 209,066 County in Maine, United States
Penobscot County 151,655 County in Maine, United States of America
Kennebec County 122,955 County in Maine, United States
Androscoggin County 108,547 County in Maine, United States
Aroostook County 66,804 County in Maine, United States
Portland 66,803 County seat of Cumberland County, Maine, United States
Oxford County 58,132 County in Maine, United States
Hancock County 55,088 County in Maine, United States
Somerset County 50,635 County in Maine, United States
Knox County 39,951 County in Maine, United States
Waldo County 39,923 County in Maine, United States
Lewiston 36,226 City in Androscoggin County, Maine, United States
Sagadahoc County 36,044 County in Maine, United States
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