Presque Isle, ME
Passenger Service: PenAir offers scheduled passenger service with three (3) flights per day, Monday - Friday and two (2) flight
per day Saturday & Sunday
Airport: Northern Maine Regional Airport at Presque isle
Distance from Boston = 332 miles
Approximate Travel Time = 1 hour and 40 minutes
Presque Isle /prɛsk aɪl/ is the commercial center of and largest city in Aroostook County, Maine, United States. The city is home to the University of Maine at Presque Isle, Northern Maine Community College, Husson University Presque Isle, Northern Maine Fairgrounds, The Aroostook Centre Mall, and the Northern Maine Regional Airport. There are 7,000 miles of flowing water with 2,000 lakes, rivers, and streams. Presque Isle is just 10 miles from the Canadian border, 45 minutes from Grand Falls, New Brunswick, and 154 miles from Quebec.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 77.60 square miles (200.98 km), 75.76 square miles (196.22 km) of which is land and 1.84 square miles (4.77 km) of which is water. Presque Isle is drained by the Aroostook River and Presque Isle Stream.
As of the census of 2010, there were 9,692 people, 4,201 households, and 2,413 families residing in the city. The population density was 127.9 inhabitants per square mile (49.4/km).
Presque Isle has a humid continental climate typified with long, cold winters and short, warm summers.