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Atkinson, New Hampshire
Welcome to Atkinson ...
Atkinson is located in Rockingham County.
The location of Atkinson has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Atkinson has a population of 6,901 people<2> (see below for details).
Atkinson is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Atkinson lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Atkinson: (603)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Atkinson had a population of 6,751 people. This makes Atkinson the county's 14th most populous community.
The population of Atkinson represents 0.51% of the total population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 48th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,751 people, the population of Atkinson increased 9.27% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,178 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Atkinson had an population of 6,901 people. This is an increase of 2.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.7% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Atkinson.
Communities near Atkinson ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Atkinson and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Atkinson.
Communities Also Named Atkinson ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Atkinson - they are located in Alabama, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Utah and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Atkinson.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Atkinson:
Websites for Atkinson ...
Official Website: www.town-atkinsonnh.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atkinson ...
Looking for more information about Atkinson? 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 Atkinson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Atkinson.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Atkinson: www.town-atkinsonnh.com/
The official website for Rockingham County: www.co.rockingham.nh.us/
The official website for State of New Hampshire: https://www.nh.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Mar 2019