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Welcome to Rindge ...

Rindge is located in Cheshire County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Rindge has a population of 6,075 people<2> (see below for details).

Rindge is 1,300 feet [396 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Rindge is located in the (603) area code.

The ZIP code for Rindge: 03461<4>

Websites for Rindge ...

Official Website: www.town.rindge.nh.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Rindge had an population of 6,075 people. This is an increase of 1.01% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.45% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Rindge had a population of 6,014 people (which is 7.8% of the total population of Cheshire County). This makes Rindge the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Rindge represents 0.46% of the total population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 55th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,014 people, the population of Rindge increased 10.33% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,451 people).

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

Communities near Rindge ...

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

  • Fitchburg [Worcester County]
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    • Fitchburg [Worcester County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Rindge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 40,310 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fitchburg
  • Keene [Cheshire County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keene
    • Keene [Cheshire County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Rindge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,699 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Keene
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keene<6>
  • Gardner [Worcester County]
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    • Gardner [Worcester County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Rindge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,585 people
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  • Milford [Hillsborough County]
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    • Milford [Hillsborough County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Rindge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,515 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milford have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milford<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lunenburg [Worcester County]
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      • Lunenburg [Worcester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Rindge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,810 people
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    • Athol [Worcester County]
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      • Athol [Worcester County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Rindge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,698 people
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    • Townsend [Middlesex County]
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      • Townsend [Middlesex County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Rindge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,448 people
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    • Templeton [Worcester County]
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      • Templeton [Worcester County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Rindge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,134 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Templeton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Templeton
    • Westminster [Worcester County]
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      • Westminster [Worcester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Rindge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,091 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westminster have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westminster
    • Orange [Franklin County]
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      • Orange [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Rindge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,581 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orange

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 Rindge. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rindge.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rindge. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Rindge.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rindge ...

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

Adding Rindge to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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About Cheshire County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Rindge: www.town.rindge.nh.us/

The official website for Cheshire County: www.co.cheshire.nh.us/

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 Cheshire, 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 Rindge.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rindge - 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 Rindge). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Rindge 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Rindge) 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 Rindge. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RindgeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rindge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7501, Longitude: -72.0100    
<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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