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Welcome to Loudon ...

Loudon is located in Merrimack County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Loudon has a population of 5,646 people<3> (see below for details).

Loudon is 380 feet [116 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Loudon is within the boundaries of the (603) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Loudon had an population of 5,646 people. This is an increase of 6.19% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 26% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Loudon had a population of 5,317 people. This makes Loudon the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Loudon represents 0.4% of the total population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 62nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,317 people, the population of Loudon increased 18.66% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,481 people).

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

Communities Also Named Loudon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Loudon - they are located in Louisiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Loudon ...

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

  • Concord [Merrimack County]
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    • Concord [Merrimack County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Loudon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,924 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Concord<6>
  • Goffstown [Hillsborough County]
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    • Goffstown [Hillsborough County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Loudon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,136 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goffstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goffstown<6>
  • Laconia [Belknap County]
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    • Laconia [Belknap County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Loudon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,646 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laconia<6>
  • Hooksett [Merrimack County]
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    • Hooksett [Merrimack County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Loudon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,703 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hooksett<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Weare [Hillsborough County]
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      • Weare [Hillsborough County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Loudon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,100 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weare<6>
    • Franklin [Merrimack County]
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      • Franklin [Merrimack County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Loudon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,753 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<6>
    • Bow [Merrimack County]
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      • Bow [Merrimack County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Loudon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,063 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bow<6>
    • Belmont [Belknap County]
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      • Belmont [Belknap County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Loudon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,314 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Belmont<6>
    • Gilford [Belknap County]
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      • Gilford [Belknap County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Loudon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,278 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gilford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilford<6>
    • Pembroke [Merrimack County]
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      • Pembroke [Merrimack County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Loudon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,252 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pembroke have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pembroke
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pembroke<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 Loudon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Loudon.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Loudon ...

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

Adding Loudon to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Loudon. 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>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 Loudon.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Loudon - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Loudon) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Loudon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2856, Longitude: -71.4673       In this case, the coordinates for Loudon 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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