Washington County , Maine

Washington County: County in Maine, United States

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

About

Washington County is a county located in the U.S. state of Maine. As of the 2010 census, the population was 32,856 and a population density of 4 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 31,379 inhabitants. Its county seat is Machias. The county was created 231 years ago in 1789.

Geography

Washington County is located at 44°58'10"N 67°36'33"W (44.9694600, -67.6090600). It has 3 neighbors: Aroostook County, Hancock County and Penobscot County.

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MachiasME WashingtonCountyCourthouse

The largest city of Washington County is Jonesport with a population of 1,317. Other cities include, East Machias population 1,298, Eastport population 1,265, Cherryfield population 1,161 and Danforth population 577. See all Washington County cities & populated places.

Weather

Washington County forecast: A chance of rain showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. more

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Washington County map

Washington County Quick Facts

Population : 31,379 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Maine (United States)
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Area : 8430 km2
Water as percent of area : 21%
Land as percent of area : 79%
Named for : George Washington
Capital : Machias
Establishment : January 01, 1790
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 07:01:21 (28th July 2021)
Density : 4 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -4.71% (2010-2019)
Weather : 75℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Washington County has 3 neighbours.

  • Eastport
  • Charlotte
  • Columbia
  • Machiasport
  • Talmadge
  • Vanceboro
  • Princeton
  • Grand Lake Stream
  • Beddington
  • Cherryfield
  • Cutler
  • Alexander
  • Baileyville
  • Marshfield
  • Machias
  • Codyville Plantation, Maine
  • Whiting
  • Whitneyville
  • Perry
  • Topsfield
  • Jonesboro
  • Baring Plantation
  • North Washington, Maine
  • Pembroke
  • Passamaquoddy Indian Township Reservation
  • Meddybemps
  • Deblois
  • Northfield
  • Waite
  • Robbinston
  • Passamaquoddy Pleasant Point Reservation
  • Steuben
  • Cooper
  • Milbridge
  • Harrington
  • Wesley
  • Columbia Falls
  • Danforth
  • Dennysville
  • Lubec
  • East Central Washington
  • Addison
  • Roque Bluffs
  • Calais
  • Beals
  • East Machias
  • Crawford
  • Jonesport

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Washington County decreased by 4.71% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 32,856 - census
2011 32,717 -0.42% estimation process
2012 32,543 -0.53% estimation process
2013 32,260 -0.88% estimation process
2014 31,965 -0.92% estimation process
2015 31,776 -0.59% estimation process
2016 31,603 -0.55% estimation process
2017 31,374 -0.73% estimation process
2018 31,321 -0.17% estimation process
2019 31,379 0.18% estimation process

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People born in Washington County (1)

medical scientist, co-discoverer of insulin Charles Herbert Best was born in Washington County

Other places with the same name (29)

Washington County Populated Places (more)

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

City Name Population Title
Calais 3,005 Town in Washington County, Vermont, United States
Machias 2,027 Town in Washington County, Maine
Jonesport 1,317 City in Washington County, Maine, United States of America
East Machias 1,298 City in Washington County, Maine, United States of America
Milbridge 1,294 Town in Washington County, Maine, United States
Eastport 1,265 City in Washington County, Maine, United States
Lubec 1,258 Town in Maine
Addison 1,254 Civil town in Washington County, Wisconsin, United States
Cherryfield 1,161 City in United States of America
Woodland 1,143 Town in Aroostook County, Maine
Steuben 1,132 Village in Crawford County, Wisconsin, United States
Harrington 964 Town in Maine, United States
Machiasport 947 Town of the United States
Perry 927 Town in Washington County, Maine, United States
Princeton 792 Town in Washington County, Maine, United States
Pembroke 788 Town in Maine, United States

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Penobscot County 152,148 County in Maine, United States of America
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Androscoggin County 108,277 County in Maine, United States
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Portland 66,215 County seat of Cumberland County, Maine, United States
Oxford County 57,975 County in Maine, United States
Hancock County 54,987 County in Maine, United States
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Waldo County 39,715 County in Maine, United States
Lewiston 36,225 City in Androscoggin County, Maine, United States
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