Grafton County

Grafton County, New Hampshire

3855 Dartmouth College Hwy Box 1
North Haverhill, NH 03774
Phone: (603) 787-6941
Fax: (603) 787-2345

On central western border of NH; original county, organized Apr 29, 1769. Name Origin: For Augustus Henry Fitzroy (1735-1811), 3rd Duke of Grafton, an English parliamentarian who supported American colonial interests

Area (sq mi):: 1750.08 (land 1713.33; water 36.75) Population per square mile: 49.40
Population 2005: 84,708 State rank: 5 Population change: 2000-20005 3.60%; 1990-2000 9.10% Population 2000: 81,743 (White 95.10%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 1.70%; Other 2.00%). Foreign born: 3.90%. Median age: 37.00
Income 2000: per capita $22,227; median household $41,962; Population below poverty level: 8.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $31,348-$35,241
Unemployment (2004): 2.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 21.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 18.10%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Lebanon (12,655)

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    Governor Chris Sununu announced today that President Donald Trump has granted his request for a major disaster declaration for Grafton county in response to the severe thunderstorms and flash flooding that occurred on July 1 through July 2, 2017.
    In Grafton County, with 13,152 units, and Coos County, with 5,446 units, seasonal homes amount to a quarter of all housing.
    Carol Ann DeMers, 82EAST RYEGATE, VT - Carol Ann DeMers, 82, of Manchester Drive, died on Saturday, December 20, 2014 at the Grafton County Nursing Home, North Haverhill, NH, following a period of failing health.
    One official who attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony called the event a "big confidence boost" for both Lisbon and Grafton County.
    In a continuing effort to provide the best wireless service for local residents in Grafton County, Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's most reliable wireless network, has expanded its network with a new cell site.
    In New Hampshire, the state Supreme Court ordered Grafton County Superior Court Judge Peter Smith to permit recording devices at the hearing in the case of the murders of Half and Suzanne Zantop.
    Two youths approached a man delivering 12 laptops and two desk top printers to Grafton County Infant School in Marlborough Road, Longton, near Stoke-on-Trent, at 12.
    Geoffrey Sewake is community and economic development-field specialist for UNH Cooperative Extension in Grafton County.
    Karlson, 93, formerly of Millbury, MA, passed away peacefully in his sleep, after a long illness on July 26, 2013 at Grafton County Nursing Home.
    The impact of the Enterprise Center is felt throughout Grafton County, beyond the companies who are tenants," says Chris Wellington, CEO of the Grafton County Economic Development Council, which oversees the Enterprise Center.
    Bertrand) Saucier, 82, formerly of Millbury, died peacefully on Sunday, October 28, 2007, in Grafton County Nursing Home, North Haverhill, NH.