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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    Geoffrey Sewake is the Community and Economic Development field specialist for UNH Cooperative Extension, Grafton County.
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    Political leadership would result in candidates recognizing this fact, and then going around the entire state and explaining it to others, rather than reacting to people in other places saying that fixing roads in Manchester or bringing public transportation to Nashua does not help, for example, Sullivan County or Grafton County.
    Cobb Hill Construction of Concord has completed work at the Grafton County Enterprise Center at 149 Main St.
    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.
    Small Business Administration announced today that the Business Recovery Center in Lebanon, Grafton County will remain open until the close of business Oct.
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