About Pemaquid, Maine

Bristol (formerly known as Pemaquid) is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. The population was 2,644 at the 2000 census. A fishing and resort area, Bristol includes the villages of New Harbor, Pemaquid, Round Pond, Bristol Mills and Chamberlain. It includes the Pemaquid Archeological Site, a U.S. National Historic Landmark. During the 17th and early 18th century, New France defined the Kennebec River as the southern boundary of Acadia, which put Bristol within Acadia.

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Pemaquid Facts

  • Population Total: 2644
  • Square Miles: 35.5
  • Area Code: 207
  • Elevation: 121
  • Postal Codes: 04539
  • Timezone: North American Eastern
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