Washburn (CDP), Maine

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Washburn, Maine
Census-designated place
Washburn is located in Maine
Location within the state of Maine
Coordinates: 46°47′17″N 68°9′24″W / 46.78806°N 68.15667°W / 46.78806; -68.15667Coordinates: 46°47′17″N 68°9′24″W / 46.78806°N 68.15667°W / 46.78806; -68.15667
Country United States
State Maine
County Aroostook
Town Washburn
 • Total 4.5 sq mi (11.7 km2)
 • Land 4.5 sq mi (11.6 km2)
 • Water 0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation 500 ft (200 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 997
 • Density 223/sq mi (86.2/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 04786
Area code(s) 207
FIPS code 23-80250
GNIS feature ID 577855

Washburn is a census-designated place (CDP) comprising the main village within the town of Washburn in Aroostook County, Maine, United States. The population of the CDP was 997 at the 2010 census,[1] out of a population of 1,687 for the entire town.


The Washburn CDP is located in the western part of the town of Washburn, at the junction of Maine State Routes 164 and 228. It is 10 miles (16 km) northeast to Caribou along Route 164.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 4.5 square miles (11.7 km2), of which 4.5 square miles (11.6 km2) is land and 0.077 square miles (0.2 km2), or 1.33%, is water.[1]


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