Bethel, Maine

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Bethel, Maine
Town
Bethel Common
Bethel Common
Motto(s): "Maine's Most Beautiful Mountain Village"[1]
Bethel, Maine is located in Maine
Bethel, Maine
Bethel, Maine
Location within the state of Maine
Coordinates: 44°24′44″N 70°47′4″W / 44.41222°N 70.78444°W / 44.41222; -70.78444
Country United States
State Maine
County Oxford
Incorporated 1796
Area[2]
 • Total 65.91 sq mi (170.71 km2)
 • Land 64.60 sq mi (167.31 km2)
 • Water 1.31 sq mi (3.39 km2)
Elevation 679 ft (207 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,607
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 2,605
 • Density 40.4/sq mi (15.6/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 04217, 04286
Area code(s) 207
FIPS code 23-04825
GNIS feature ID 0582352
Website The Town of Bethel, Maine
Main Street, Bethel, in the late 1800s

Bethel is a town in northern Maine. It is part of the Oxford County. In 2002, there were 2,411 people living in the town.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Bethel Area Chamber of Commerce". Bethel Area Chamber of Commerce. Retrieved August 24, 2012. 
  2. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-16. 
  3. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-06-17. Retrieved 2013-07-06.