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Cornish, New Hampshire

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Welcome to Cornish ...

Cornish is located in Sullivan County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Cornish has a population of 1,624 people<1> (see below for details).

Cornish is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Cornish is within the (603) area code.

The ZIP code for Cornish: 03745<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cornish had a population of 1,640 people. This makes Cornish the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Cornish represents 0.12% of the total population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 156th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,640 people, the population of Cornish decreased 1.26% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,661 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Cornish had an population of 1,624 people. This is a decrease of 0.98% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.23% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Cornish ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Cornish and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2017
Charlestown   [Map]   5,004   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Claremont   [Map]   12,982   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Enfield   [Map]   4,542   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hanover   [Map]   11,485   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lebanon   [Map]   13,522   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
New London   [Map]   4,403   E   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Cornish ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Cornish - they are located in Colorado, Maine (2), Mississippi, New Jersey, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and Utah.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Cornish. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cornish. 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 Cornish.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Cornish:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cornish ...

Looking for more information about Cornish? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Cornish, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cornish.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Cornish. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Cornish.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cornish - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Cornish). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Cornish or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Cornish. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cornish) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Cornish. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cornish

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cornish. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4647, Longitude: -72.3692     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Cornish.


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