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Welcome to Allenstown ...

Allenstown is located in Merrimack County<1>.

The location of Allenstown has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Allenstown has a population of 4,447 people<3> (see below for details).

Allenstown is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Allenstown lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Allenstown is within the (603) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Allenstown had an population of 4,447 people. This is an increase of 2.89% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.18% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Allenstown had a population of 4,322 people. This makes Allenstown the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Allenstown represents 0.33% of the total population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 86th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,322 people, the population of Allenstown decreased 10.76% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,843 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Allenstown.

Communities near Allenstown ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Allenstown.

  • Manchester [Hillsborough County]
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    • Manchester [Hillsborough County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Allenstown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 112,673 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<6>
  • Concord [Merrimack County]
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    • Concord [Merrimack County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Allenstown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,627 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Concord<6>
  • Derry [Rockingham County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Derry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Derry
    • Derry [Rockingham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Allenstown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,485 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Derry<6>
  • Bedford [Hillsborough County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bedford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bedford
    • Bedford [Hillsborough County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Allenstown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,628 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bedford<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Goffstown [Hillsborough County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goffstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goffstown
      • Goffstown [Hillsborough County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Allenstown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,053 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goffstown<6>
    • Hooksett [Merrimack County]
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      • Hooksett [Merrimack County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southwest of Allenstown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,542 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hooksett<6>
    • Raymond [Rockingham County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raymond have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raymond
      • Raymond [Rockingham County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Allenstown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,529 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raymond<6>
    • Barrington [Strafford County]
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      • Barrington [Strafford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Allenstown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,264 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barrington<6>
    • Weare [Hillsborough County]
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      • Weare [Hillsborough County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Allenstown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,091 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weare<6>
    • Bow [Merrimack County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bow
      • Bow [Merrimack County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Allenstown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,980 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bow<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Allenstown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Allenstown.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Allenstown. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Allenstown.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Allenstown. See our Newspapers Page for Allenstown.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allenstown ...

Looking for more information about Allenstown? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Allenstown, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Allenstown.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New Hampshire

About Merrimack County

About New Hampshire

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Allenstown. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of New Hampshire: https://www.nh.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Hampshire's counties, including Merrimack, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Allenstown.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allenstown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Allenstown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allenstown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.1579, Longitude: -71.4056       In this case, the coordinates for Allenstown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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