Falmouth (CDP), Maine

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Falmouth, Maine
Census-designated place
Falmouth is located in Maine
Falmouth
Falmouth
Location within the state of Maine
Coordinates: 43°42′34″N 70°14′6″W / 43.70944°N 70.23500°W / 43.70944; -70.23500Coordinates: 43°42′34″N 70°14′6″W / 43.70944°N 70.23500°W / 43.70944; -70.23500
Country United States
State Maine
County Cumberland
Area
 • Total 3.3 sq mi (8.5 km2)
 • Land 2.4 sq mi (6.3 km2)
 • Water 0.8 sq mi (2.1 km2)
Elevation 40 ft (10 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,855
 • Density 570/sq mi (220/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 207

Falmouth is a census-designated place (CDP) within the town of Falmouth in Cumberland County, Maine, United States. The population was 1,855 at the 2010 census.[1] It is part of the PortlandSouth PortlandBiddeford, Maine Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography[edit]

Falmouth is located at 43°42′34″N 70°14′6″W / 43.70944°N 70.23500°W / 43.70944; -70.23500. According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 3.3 square miles (8.5 km2), of which 2.4 square miles (6.3 km2) is land and 0.81 square miles (2.1 km2), or 25.02%, is water.[2]

The Falmouth CDP is centered along U.S. Route 1 in the southeastern part of the town of Falmouth, and is bordered to the north by the CDP of Falmouth Foreside, to the east by Casco Bay, to the south by the city of Portland, and to the west by the tidal arm of the Presumpscot River and by Interstate 295.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Falmouth CDP, Maine". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved June 13, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Falmouth CDP, Maine". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved June 13, 2012.