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Welcome to Weare ...

Weare is located in Hillsborough County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Weare has a population of 9,097 people<2> (see below for details).

Weare is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Weare is within the boundaries of the (603) area code.

The ZIP code for Weare: 03281<4>

Websites for Weare ...

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Weare had an population of 9,097 people. This is an increase of 3.55% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.99% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Weare had a population of 8,785 people. This makes Weare the county's 10th most populous community.

The population of Weare represents 0.67% of the total population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 32nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,785 people, the population of Weare increased 12.98% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,776 people).

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

Communities Also Named Weare ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Weare - it's located in Michigan.

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

Communities near Weare ...

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

  • Manchester [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
    • Manchester [Hillsborough County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Weare
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 112,546 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<6>
  • Concord [Merrimack County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Concord
    • Concord [Merrimack County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Weare
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,924 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Concord
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Concord<6>
  • Merrimack [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Merrimack
    • Merrimack [Hillsborough County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Weare
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,452 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Merrimack have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merrimack
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Merrimack<6>
  • Bedford [Hillsborough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bedford
    • Bedford [Hillsborough County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Weare
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,957 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bedford have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bedford<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Goffstown [Hillsborough County]
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      • Goffstown [Hillsborough County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Weare
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,136 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goffstown have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goffstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goffstown<6>
    • Milford [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milford
      • Milford [Hillsborough County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Weare
      • 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>
    • Hooksett [Merrimack County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hooksett
      • Hooksett [Merrimack County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Weare
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,703 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hooksett
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hooksett<6>
    • Amherst [Hillsborough County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amherst
      • Amherst [Hillsborough County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Weare
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,418 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amherst
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amherst<6>
    • Bow [Merrimack County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bow
      • Bow [Merrimack County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Weare
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,063 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bow have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bow
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bow<6>
    • Pembroke [Merrimack County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pembroke
      • Pembroke [Merrimack County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Weare
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,252 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pembroke have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pembroke
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pembroke<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 Weare. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Weare.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Weare ...

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

Adding Weare to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of New Hampshire

About Hillsborough County

About New Hampshire

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Weare: www.town.weare.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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Weare.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Weare - 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 Weare). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Weare 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 '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- Weare) 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 Weare. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WeareOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Weare. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0947, Longitude: -71.7301    
<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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