Augusta, Maine

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Augusta
Ceety
Kennebec River flowin past dountoun Augusta in September 2006
Kennebec River flowin past dountoun Augusta in September 2006
Banner o Augusta
Banner
Offeecial seal o Augusta
Seal
Motto(s): 
"A Caipital Opportunity"[1]
Location in Kennebec Coonty an the state o Maine.
Location in Kennebec Coonty an the state o Maine.
Augusta is locatit in the US
Augusta
Augusta
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 44°18′38″N 69°46′48″W / 44.31056°N 69.78000°W / 44.31056; -69.78000
KintraUnitit States
StateMaine
CoontyKennebec
Settled1754
Incorporatit (toun)Februar 20, 1797
Incorporatit (ceety)August 20, 1849
Govrenment
 • MayorDavid Rollins[2]
Area
 • Total150.30 km2 (58.03 sq mi)
 • Land142.79 km2 (55.13 sq mi)
 • Water7.51 km2 (2.90 sq mi)  5.00%
Elevation
20 m (68 ft)
Population
 (2012)
 • Estimate 
(2012[4])
18,946 Decrease
 • Density134.0/km2 (347.1/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastren)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (Eastern)
Aurie code(s)207
FIPS code23-02100
GNIS featur ID0581636
WabsteidCeety o Augusta, Maine

Augusta is the caipital o the U.S. state o Maine an the coonty seat o Kennebec Coonty.[5]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "City of Augusta, Maine". City of Augusta, Maine. Retrieved August 26, 2012. 
  2. "Rollins wins Augusta mayor race". Kennebec Journal. Retrieved November 5, 2014. 
  3. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived frae the oreeginal on January 24, 2012. Retrieved 2012-11-23. 
  4. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Archived frae the oreeginal on June 17, 2013. Retrieved 2013-07-05. 
  5. Population and Population Centers by State Archived 2013-06-22 at WebCite