Mars Hill (CDP), Maine

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Mars Hill, Maine
Census-designated place
Mars Hill is located in Maine
Mars Hill
Mars Hill
Location within the state of Maine
Coordinates: 46°30′57″N 67°52′0″W / 46.51583°N 67.86667°W / 46.51583; -67.86667Coordinates: 46°30′57″N 67°52′0″W / 46.51583°N 67.86667°W / 46.51583; -67.86667
Country United States
State Maine
County Aroostook
Area
 • Total 2.2 sq mi (5.6 km2)
 • Land 2.1 sq mi (5.5 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation 420 ft (130 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 980
 • Density 462/sq mi (178.5/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 04758
Area code(s) 207
FIPS code 23-43675
GNIS feature ID 2583562

Mars Hill is a census-designated place (CDP) comprising the main village within the town of Mars Hill in Aroostook County, Maine, United States. The population of the CDP was 980 at the 2010 census,[1] out of a population of 1,493 for the entire town. Prior to 2010, the village was part of the Mars Hill-Blaine CDP.

Geography[edit]

The Mars Hill CDP is located near the southwest corner of the town of Mars Hill, bordered by the town and CDP of Blaine to the south. U.S. Route 1 runs through the center of the CDP, leading northwest 14 miles (23 km) to Presque Isle and south 27 miles (43 km) to Houlton. U.S. Route 1A meets Route 1 at the center of the CDP and leads north 19 miles (31 km) to Fort Fairfield, eventually rejoining Route 1 in Van Buren.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the Mars Hill CDP has a total area of 2.2 square miles (5.6 km2), of which 2.1 square miles (5.5 km2) is land and 0.039 square miles (0.1 km2), or 1.48%, is water.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Mars Hill CDP, Maine". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved May 22, 2013.