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Welcome to Alstead Center ...

Alstead Center is located in Cheshire County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Alstead Center: Alstead Ctr. (or less commonly used: Alstead Cen., Alstead Cent. or Alstead Cntr.)

Alstead Center is 1,230 feet [375 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Alstead Center is within the (603) area code.

Adding Alstead Center to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Alstead Center in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Alstead Center was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Alstead Center on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Alstead Center ...

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

  • Keene [Cheshire County]
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    • Keene [Cheshire County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Alstead Center
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,786 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keene
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keene<4>
  • Claremont [Sullivan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Claremont
    • Claremont [Sullivan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Alstead Center
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,932 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Claremont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Claremont<4>
  • Springfield [Windsor County]
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    • Springfield [Windsor County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Alstead Center
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,908 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springfield have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
  • Swanzey [Cheshire County]
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    • Swanzey [Cheshire County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Alstead Center
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,220 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swanzey
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Swanzey<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Newport [Sullivan County]
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      • Newport [Sullivan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Alstead Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,358 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newport<4>
    • Charlestown [Sullivan County]
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      • Charlestown [Sullivan County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Alstead Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,021 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charlestown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlestown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlestown<4>
    • Rockingham [Windham County]
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      • Rockingham [Windham County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Alstead Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,981 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockingham have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockingham
    • Walpole [Cheshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walpole
      • Walpole [Cheshire County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of Alstead Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,009 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walpole
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walpole<4>
    • Chesterfield [Cheshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chesterfield
      • Chesterfield [Cheshire County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Alstead Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,627 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chesterfield have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesterfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesterfield<4>
    • Chester [Windsor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chester
      • Chester [Windsor County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Alstead Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,024 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chester have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester

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 Alstead Center. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alstead Center.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alstead Center. 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 Alstead Center.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alstead Center ...

Looking for more information about Alstead Center? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Alstead Center, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alstead Center.

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About Cheshire County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cheshire County: www.co.cheshire.nh.us/

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 Cheshire, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alstead Center - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alstead Center) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Alstead Center. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alstead CenterOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alstead Center. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.1183, Longitude: -72.3260    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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