About Bernard, Maine

Coordinates: 44°15?8?N 68°22?2?W? / ?44.25222°N 68.36722°W? / 44.25222; -68.3672252.4 sq mi (135.7 km2)16.9 sq mi (43.7 km2)35.5 sq mi (92.0 km2) ? Density 90.7/sq mi (35.0/km2) is a town in Hancock County, Maine, United States. It is located on the southwestern side of Mount Desert Island, known to locals as "the quietside." Tremont includes the villages of Bass Harbor (or McKinley), Bernard, Gotts Island, Seal Cove and West Tremont. Part of Acadia National Park lies within the town. Bass Harbor is the terminal for the Swan's Island ferry and the Frenchboro ferry. The population was 1,529 at the 2000 census.

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Bernard Facts

  • Population Total: 1529
  • Square Miles: 16.9
  • Area Code: 207
  • Elevation: 13
  • Postal Codes: 04653 (Bass Harbor), 04612 (Bernard and West Tremont), 04674 (Seal Cove)
  • Timezone: North American Eastern
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