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Derry, New Hampshire
Welcome to Derry ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Derry has a population of 33,474 people<2> (see below for details).
Derry is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Derry lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Derry is located in the (603) area code.
The ZIP code for Derry: 03038<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Derry had an population of 33,474 people. This is an increase of 1.1% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.61% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Derry had a population of 33,109 people (which is 11.21% of the total population of Rockingham County). This makes Derry the county's most populous community.
The population of Derry represents 2.51% of the total population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 4th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 33,109 people, the population of Derry decreased 2.68% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 34,021 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Derry.
Communities Also Named Derry ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Derry - they are located in Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, New Mexico, Oregon and Pennsylvania (4).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Derry.
Communities near Derry ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Derry.
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 Derry. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Derry.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Derry. 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 Derry.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Derry. See our Newspapers Page for Derry.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Derry ...
Looking for more information about Derry? 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 Derry, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Derry.
Adding Derry to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Derry 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 Derry was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Derry on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New Hampshire (1912).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Derry on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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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: 27 Apr 2022