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Welcome to Errol ...

Errol is located in Coos County<1>.



While we don't have a date for the founding of Errol, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1839.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Errol has a population of 266 people<2> (see below for details).

Errol is 1,220 feet [372 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Errol is located in the (603) area code.

The ZIP code for Errol: 03579<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Errol had an population of 266 people. This is a decrease of 8.59% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.74% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Errol had a population of 291 people. This makes Errol the county's 19th most populous community.

The population of Errol represents 0.02% of the population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 227th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 291 people, the population of Errol decreased 2.35% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 298 people).

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

Communities Also Named Errol ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 2 communities that are also named Errol - they are located in Ontario and Oregon.

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

Communities near Errol ...

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

  • Colebrook
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colebrook have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colebrook
    • Colebrook is located in Coos County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,134 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colebrook <6>
  • Milan
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milan have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milan
    • Milan is located in Coos County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,233 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milan <6>
  • Columbia
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia
    • Columbia is located in Coos County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 744 people
  • Stark
    (18 miles [29 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stark have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stark
    • Stark is located in Coos County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 495 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stark <6>
  • Dummer
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dummer have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dummer
    • Dummer is located in Coos County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 282 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dummer <6>
  • Clarksville
    (18 miles [29 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarksville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarksville
    • Clarksville is located in Coos County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 249 people
  • Upton
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Upton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Upton
    • Upton is located in Oxford County (ME)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 110 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Upton <6>
  • Magalloway Plantation
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Magalloway Plantation have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Magalloway Plantation
    • Magalloway Plantation is located in Oxford County (ME)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 45 people
  • Lincoln Plantation
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincoln Plantation have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincoln Plantation
    • Lincoln Plantation is located in Oxford County (ME)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 44 people
  • Dixs Grant
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dixs Grant have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dixs Grant
    • Dixs Grant is located in Coos County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1 people

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Errol ...

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

Adding Errol to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Errol in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Errol was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>

From that list, the Errol post office opened in 1839.

We also found Errol in the book titled List of Post Offices in the United States (1870).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Errol.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Errol. 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 Coos, 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 Errol.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Errol - 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 Errol). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Errol or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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