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Welcome to Hollis ...

Hollis is located in Hillsborough County<1>.

The location of Hollis has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hollis has a population of 8,013 people<3> (see below for details).

Hollis is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Hollis: (603)

Websites for Hollis ...

Official Website: www.hollis.nh.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hollis had an population of 8,013 people. This is an increase of 4.28% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.23% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hollis had a population of 7,684 people. This makes Hollis the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Hollis represents 0.58% of the population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 38th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,684 people, the population of Hollis increased 9.54% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,015 people).

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

Communities Also Named Hollis ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Hollis - they are located in Alaska, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Maine, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma and Texas.

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

Communities near Hollis ...

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

  • Manchester [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
    • Manchester [Hillsborough County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Hollis
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 112,546 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<6>
  • Lowell [Middlesex County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lowell
    • Lowell [Middlesex County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Hollis
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 110,904 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lowell
  • Nashua [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nashua
    • Nashua [Hillsborough County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Hollis
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 89,167 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nashua
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nashua<6>
  • Leominster [Worcester County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leominster
    • Leominster [Worcester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Hollis
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,548 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fitchburg [Worcester County]
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      • Fitchburg [Worcester County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Hollis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 40,310 people
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    • Chelmsford [Middlesex County]
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      • Chelmsford [Middlesex County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Hollis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chelmsford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chelmsford
    • Derry [Rockingham County]
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      • Derry [Rockingham County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Hollis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,442 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Derry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Derry<6>
    • Dracut [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dracut
      • Dracut [Middlesex County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Hollis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,423 people
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    • Merrimack [Hillsborough County]
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      • Merrimack [Hillsborough County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Hollis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,452 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Merrimack have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merrimack
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Merrimack<6>
    • Londonderry [Rockingham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Londonderry
      • Londonderry [Rockingham County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Hollis
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,646 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Londonderry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Londonderry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Londonderry<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 Hollis. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hollis.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hollis ...

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

Adding Hollis to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hollis: www.hollis.nh.us/

The official website for Hillsborough County: www.hillsboroughcountynh.org/

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 Hillsborough, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hollis.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hollis - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Hollis) 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 Hollis. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HollisOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hollis. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7431, Longitude: -71.5917       In this case, the coordinates for Hollis have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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