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Welcome to Hooksett ...

Hooksett is located in Merrimack County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hooksett has a population of 14,501 people<2> (see below for details).

Hooksett is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Hooksett: (603)

The ZIP code for Hooksett: 03106<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hooksett had an population of 14,501 people. This is an increase of 7.81% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.72% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hooksett had a population of 13,451 people (or 9.19% of the total population of Merrimack County). This makes Hooksett the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Hooksett represents 1.02% of the population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 21st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 13,451 people, the population of Hooksett increased 14.76% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 11,721 people).

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

Communities near Hooksett ...

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

  • Manchester [Hillsborough County]
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    • Manchester [Hillsborough County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Hooksett
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 112,546 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<6>
  • Concord [Merrimack County]
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    • Concord [Merrimack County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Hooksett
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,924 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Concord<6>
  • Derry [Rockingham County]
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    • Derry [Rockingham County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Hooksett
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,442 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Derry<6>
  • Merrimack [Hillsborough County]
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    • Merrimack [Hillsborough County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Hooksett
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,452 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Merrimack 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 Merrimack<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Londonderry [Rockingham County]
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      • Londonderry [Rockingham County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Hooksett
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,646 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Londonderry 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 Londonderry<6>
    • Bedford [Hillsborough County]
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      • Bedford [Hillsborough County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Hooksett
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,957 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bedford 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 Bedford<6>
    • Goffstown [Hillsborough County]
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      • Goffstown [Hillsborough County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Hooksett
      • 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>
    • Amherst [Hillsborough County]
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      • Amherst [Hillsborough County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Hooksett
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,418 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amherst<6>
    • Raymond [Rockingham County]
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      • Raymond [Rockingham County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Hooksett
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raymond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raymond<6>
    • Weare [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weare
      • Weare [Hillsborough County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Hooksett
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,100 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weare
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weare<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 Hooksett. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hooksett.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hooksett ...

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

Adding Hooksett to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Hooksett on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for New Hampshire (1956).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hooksett. 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 Hooksett.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hooksett - 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 Hooksett). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hooksett 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hooksett) 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 Hooksett. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HooksettOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hooksett. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0973, Longitude: -71.4653    
<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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