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Welcome to New Boston ...

New Boston is located in Hillsborough County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, New Boston has a population of 5,907 people<3> (see below for details).

New Boston is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

New Boston is within the (603) area code.

Websites for New Boston ...

Official Website: www.new-boston.nh.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, New Boston had an population of 5,907 people. This is an increase of 11.01% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 42.75% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, New Boston had a population of 5,321 people. This makes New Boston the county's 15th most populous community.

The population of New Boston represents 0.4% of the population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 61st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,321 people, the population of New Boston increased 28.59% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,138 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for New Boston.

Communities Also Named New Boston ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named New Boston - they are located in Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts (3), Michigan, Missouri, Nevada (2), New York (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and Vermont (2).

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

Communities near New Boston ...

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

  • Manchester [Hillsborough County]
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    • Manchester [Hillsborough County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of New Boston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 112,546 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<6>
  • Nashua [Hillsborough County]
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    • Nashua [Hillsborough County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of New Boston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 89,167 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nashua<6>
  • Concord [Merrimack County]
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    • Concord [Merrimack County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of New Boston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,924 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Concord
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Concord<6>
  • Derry [Rockingham County]
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    • Derry [Rockingham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of New Boston
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,442 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Derry<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Merrimack [Hillsborough County]
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      • Merrimack [Hillsborough County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of New Boston
      • 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]
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      • Londonderry [Rockingham County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of New Boston
      • 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.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Londonderry<6>
    • Hudson [Hillsborough County]
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      • Hudson [Hillsborough County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of New Boston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,620 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hudson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hudson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hudson<6>
    • Bedford [Hillsborough County]
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      • Bedford [Hillsborough County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of New Boston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,957 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bedford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bedford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bedford<6>
    • Milford [Hillsborough County]
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      • Milford [Hillsborough County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of New Boston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,515 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milford<6>
    • Hooksett [Merrimack County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hooksett
      • Hooksett [Merrimack County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of New Boston
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,703 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hooksett
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hooksett<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 New Boston. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for New Boston.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Boston ...

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

Adding New Boston to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Mentions & References for New Boston

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About Hillsborough County

About New Hampshire

The official website for New Boston: www.new-boston.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 New Boston.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around New Boston - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- New Boston) 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 New Boston. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from New BostonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Boston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9762, Longitude: -71.6940       In this case, the coordinates for New Boston 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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