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Welcome to Atkinson Heights ...

Atkinson Heights is located in Rockingham County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Atkinson Heights: Atkinson Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Atkinson Heights is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Atkinson Heights lies within the (603) area code.

Communities near Atkinson Heights ...

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

  • Manchester [Hillsborough County]
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    • Manchester [Hillsborough County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Atkinson Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 112,673 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<5>
  • Lowell [Middlesex County]
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    • Lowell [Middlesex County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Atkinson Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 110,997 people
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  • Nashua [Hillsborough County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nashua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nashua
    • Nashua [Hillsborough County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Atkinson Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 89,355 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nashua<5>
  • Lawrence [Essex County]
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    • Lawrence [Essex County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Atkinson Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 80,028 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Haverhill [Essex County]
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      • Haverhill [Essex County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Atkinson Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 64,014 people
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    • Methuen [Essex County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Methuen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Methuen
      • Methuen [Essex County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Atkinson Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 50,706 people
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    • Billerica [Middlesex County]
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      • Billerica [Middlesex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Atkinson Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 43,367 people
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    • Andover [Essex County]
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      • Andover [Essex County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Atkinson Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 36,356 people
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    • Chelmsford [Middlesex County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chelmsford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chelmsford
      • Chelmsford [Middlesex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Atkinson Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 35,391 people
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    • 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Atkinson Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 33,485 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Derry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Derry<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atkinson Heights ...

Looking for more information about Atkinson Heights? 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 Atkinson Heights, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Atkinson Heights.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New Hampshire

About Rockingham County

About New Hampshire

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Rockingham County: www.co.rockingham.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 Rockingham, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atkinson Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Atkinson Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atkinson Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8234, Longitude: -71.1653       In this case, the coordinates for Atkinson Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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