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Welcome to Rollinsford ...

Rollinsford is located in Strafford County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Rollinsford has a population of 2,593 people<3> (see below for details).

Rollinsford is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Rollinsford is within the (603) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Rollinsford had an population of 2,593 people. This is an increase of 2.61% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.08% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Rollinsford had a population of 2,527 people. This makes Rollinsford the county's 11th most populous community.

The population of Rollinsford represents 0.19% of the total population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 117th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,527 people, the population of Rollinsford decreased 4.57% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,648 people).

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

Communities near Rollinsford ...

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

  • Rochester [Strafford County]
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    • Rochester [Strafford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Rollinsford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 31,719 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rochester<6>
  • Portsmouth [Rockingham County]
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    • Portsmouth [Rockingham County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Rollinsford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,557 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portsmouth<6>
  • Sanford [York County]
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    • Sanford [York County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Rollinsford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,253 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sanford<6>
  • Durham [Strafford County]
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    • Durham [Strafford County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Rollinsford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,441 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Durham 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 Durham<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Exeter [Rockingham County]
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      • Exeter [Rockingham County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Rollinsford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,296 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Exeter<6>
    • York [York County]
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      • York [York County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Rollinsford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,329 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for York 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 York<6>
    • Kennebunk [York County]
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      • Kennebunk [York County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Rollinsford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,706 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennebunk<6>
    • Wells [York County]
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      • Wells [York County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Rollinsford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,819 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wells 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 Wells<6>
    • Kittery [York County]
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      • Kittery [York County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Rollinsford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,876 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kittery 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 Kittery<6>
    • Barrington [Strafford County]
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      • Barrington [Strafford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Rollinsford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,231 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barrington<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 Rollinsford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rollinsford.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rollinsford ...

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

Adding Rollinsford to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Rollinsford 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 Rollinsford was on a map titled Map of New Hampshire (from Rand McNally, 1912).

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New Hampshire

About Strafford County

About New Hampshire

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rollinsford. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Strafford County: www.co.strafford.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 Strafford, 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 Rollinsford.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rollinsford - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rollinsford) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rollinsford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2362, Longitude: -70.8203       In this case, the coordinates for Rollinsford 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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