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
Official seal of 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 Unitit States
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)
 • Laund142.79 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)
Area code(s)207
FIPS code23-02100
GNIS featur ID0581636
WebsiteCeety 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 26 August 2012.
  2. "Rollins wins Augusta mayor race". Kennebec Journal. Retrieved 5 November 2014.
  3. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived frae the original on 24 Januar 2012. Retrieved 23 November 2012. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  4. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Archived frae the original on 17 Juin 2013. Retrieved 5 Julie 2013. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  5. Population and Population Centers by State Archived 2013-06-22 at WebCite