Hancock County, Maine

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Hancock County
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Map of Maine highlighting Hancock County
Location within the U.S. state of Maine
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Maine's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 44°30′46″N 68°24′57″W / 44.512741°N 68.41571°W / 44.512741; -68.41571
Country United States
State Maine
FoundedJune 25, 1789
Named forJohn Hancock
SeatEllsworth
Largest cityEllsworth
Area
 • Total2,345 sq mi (6,070 km2)
 • Land1,587 sq mi (4,110 km2)
 • Water758 sq mi (1,960 km2)  32%%
Population
 (2010)
 • Total54,418
 • Estimate 
(2019)
54,987
 • Density23/sq mi (9.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
Congressional district2nd
Websitewww.co.hancock.me.us

Hancock County is a county in the state of Maine, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the county's population was 54,418.[1] The county seat is Ellsworth.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 6, 2011. Retrieved August 19, 2013.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.