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Merrimack, New Hampshire
Welcome to Merrimack ...
The location of Merrimack has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Merrimack has a population of 26,538 people<3> (see below for details).
Merrimack is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Merrimack lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Merrimack: (603)
Websites for Merrimack ...
Official Website: www.ci.merrimack.nh.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.merrimackchamber.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Merrimack had an population of 26,538 people. This is an increase of 4.1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.65% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Merrimack had a population of 25,494 people (which is 6.36% of the total population of Hillsborough County). This makes Merrimack the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Merrimack represents 1.94% of the population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 8th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 25,494 people, the population of Merrimack increased 1.49% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 25,119 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Merrimack.
Communities Also Named Merrimack ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Merrimack - they are located in Alabama, Florida and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Merrimack.
Communities near Merrimack ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Merrimack.
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 Merrimack. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Merrimack.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Merrimack. 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 Merrimack.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Merrimack. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Merrimack.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Merrimack ...
Looking for more information about Merrimack? 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 Merrimack, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Merrimack.
Adding Merrimack to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Merrimack 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 Merrimack was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Merrimack on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New Hampshire (1912).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Merrimack on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Merrimack: www.ci.merrimack.nh.us/
The official website for Hillsborough County: www.hillsboroughcountynh.org/
The official website for State of New Hampshire: https://www.nh.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022