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Welcome to Roxbury ...

Roxbury is located in Cheshire County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Roxbury has a population of 220 people<3> (see below for details).

Roxbury is 1,450 feet [442 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Roxbury: (603)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Roxbury had an population of 220 people. This is a decrease of 3.93% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.17% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Roxbury had a population of 229 people. This makes Roxbury the county's 23rd most populous community.

The population of Roxbury represents 0.02% of the population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 231st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 229 people, the population of Roxbury decreased 3.38% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 237 people).

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

Communities Also Named Roxbury ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Roxbury - they are located in Connecticut (2), Illinois, Kansas, Maine, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania (4), Prince Edward Island, Vermont, Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Roxbury ...

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

  • Keene [Cheshire County]
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    • Keene [Cheshire County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Roxbury
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,699 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Keene<6>
  • Swanzey [Cheshire County]
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    • Swanzey [Cheshire County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Roxbury
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,271 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Swanzey<6>
  • Peterborough [Hillsborough County]
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    • Peterborough [Hillsborough County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Roxbury
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,743 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peterborough have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peterborough
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peterborough<6>
  • Rindge [Cheshire County]
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    • Rindge [Cheshire County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Roxbury
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,129 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rindge<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hillsboro [Hillsborough County]
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      • Hillsboro [Hillsborough County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Roxbury
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,019 people
      • Hillsboro has also been known as:
      • Hillsborough
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hillsboro<6>
    • Jaffrey [Cheshire County]
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      • Jaffrey [Cheshire County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Roxbury
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,287 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jaffrey 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 Jaffrey<6>
    • Winchester [Cheshire County]
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      • Winchester [Cheshire County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Roxbury
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,217 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winchester 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 Winchester<6>
    • Walpole [Cheshire County]
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      • Walpole [Cheshire County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Roxbury
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,032 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walpole<6>
    • Hinsdale [Cheshire County]
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      • Hinsdale [Cheshire County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Roxbury
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,906 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hinsdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hinsdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hinsdale<6>
    • Chesterfield [Cheshire County]
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      • Chesterfield [Cheshire County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Roxbury
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,644 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chesterfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesterfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesterfield<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 Roxbury. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Roxbury.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Roxbury ...

Looking for more information about Roxbury? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Roxbury, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Roxbury.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for New Hampshire

About Cheshire County

About New Hampshire

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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>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 Roxbury.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Roxbury - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Roxbury) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roxbury. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9565, Longitude: -72.1931       In this case, the coordinates for Roxbury 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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