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Welcome to South Hampton ...

South Hampton is located in Rockingham County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for South Hampton: S. Hampton

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, South Hampton has a population of 827 people<2> (see below for details).

South Hampton is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

South Hampton is located in the (603) area code.

The ZIP code for South Hampton: 03827<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, South Hampton had an population of 827 people. This is an increase of 1.6% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.01% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, South Hampton had a population of 814 people. This makes South Hampton the county's 36th most populous community.

The population of South Hampton represents 0.06% of the population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 195th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 814 people, the population of South Hampton decreased 3.55% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 844 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for South Hampton.

Adding South Hampton to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of South Hampton in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of South Hampton elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named South Hampton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named South Hampton - they are located in Maryland and Virginia.

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

Communities near South Hampton ...

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

  • Lawrence [Essex County]
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    • Lawrence [Essex County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of South Hampton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 80,028 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrence
  • Haverhill [Essex County]
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    • Haverhill [Essex County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of South Hampton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 64,014 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haverhill
  • Methuen [Essex County]
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    • Methuen [Essex County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of South Hampton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 50,706 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Methuen have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Methuen
  • Andover [Essex County]
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    • Andover [Essex County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of South Hampton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 36,356 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Derry [Rockingham County]
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      • Derry [Rockingham County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of South Hampton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 33,485 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Derry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Derry<7>
    • North Andover [Essex County]
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      • North Andover [Essex County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of South Hampton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 31,188 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Andover have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Andover
    • Salem [Rockingham County]
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      • Salem [Rockingham County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of South Hampton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,791 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<7>
    • Portsmouth [Rockingham County]
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      • Portsmouth [Rockingham County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of South Hampton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 21,927 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portsmouth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portsmouth<7>
    • Newburyport [Essex County]
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      • Newburyport [Essex County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of South Hampton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,289 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburyport
    • Durham [Strafford County]
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      • Durham [Strafford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of South Hampton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,293 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Durham have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Durham
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Durham<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Hampton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Rockingham County: www.co.rockingham.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 Rockingham, 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 South Hampton.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around South Hampton - 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 South Hampton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether South Hampton 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- South Hampton) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for South Hampton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from South Hampton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Hampton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8812, Longitude: -70.9625    
<6>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.
<7>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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