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Allenstown, New Hampshire

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Welcome to Allenstown ...

Allenstown is located in Merrimack County.

The location of Allenstown has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Allenstown has a population of 4,359 people<2> (see below for details).

Allenstown is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Allenstown: (603)

Population Details ...

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 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).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Allenstown had an population of 4,359 people. This is an increase of 0.86% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.99% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Allenstown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017
Barrington   [Map]   9,049   E   18 miles [29 km]
Bedford   [Map]   22,458   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Bow   [Map]   7,815   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Concord   [Map]   43,019   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Derry   [Map]   33,440   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Goffstown   [Map]   17,937   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Allenstown.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Allenstown. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Allenstown.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Allenstown.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allenstown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' 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     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Allenstown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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