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Welcome to Chichester ...

Chichester is located in Merrimack County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Chichester has a population of 2,712 people<2> (see below for details).

Chichester is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Chichester is within the (603) area code.

The ZIP code for Chichester: 03258<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Chichester had an population of 2,712 people. This is an increase of 7.49% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 21.29% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Chichester had a population of 2,523 people. This makes Chichester the county's 17th most populous community.

The population of Chichester represents 0.19% of the total population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 119th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,523 people, the population of Chichester increased 12.84% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,236 people).

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

Communities Also Named Chichester ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Chichester - they are located in New York (2) and Quebec.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Chichester.

Communities near Chichester ...

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

  • Manchester [Hillsborough County]
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    • Manchester [Hillsborough County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Chichester
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 112,546 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
    • 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 southwest of Chichester
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,924 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Concord
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Concord<6>
  • Goffstown [Hillsborough County]
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    • Goffstown [Hillsborough County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Chichester
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,136 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goffstown have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goffstown<6>
  • Laconia [Belknap County]
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    • Laconia [Belknap County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Chichester
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,646 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laconia<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hooksett [Merrimack County]
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      • Hooksett [Merrimack County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Chichester
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,703 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hooksett<6>
    • Raymond [Rockingham County]
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      • Raymond [Rockingham County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Chichester
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,573 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raymond have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raymond<6>
    • Barrington [Strafford County]
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      • Barrington [Strafford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Chichester
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,231 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Chichester
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,100 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weare
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weare<6>
    • Franklin [Merrimack County]
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      • Franklin [Merrimack County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Chichester
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,753 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<6>
    • Bow [Merrimack County]
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      • Bow [Merrimack County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Chichester
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,063 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bow have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bow
      • 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 Chichester. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Chichester.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chichester ...

Looking for more information about Chichester? 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 Chichester, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Chichester.

Adding Chichester to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Chichester 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 Chichester was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Chichester on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New Hampshire (1912).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Chichester. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Chichester.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chichester - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Chichester). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Chichester or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Chichester) 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 Chichester. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ChichesterOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chichester. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2493, Longitude: -71.3998    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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