RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     
 

Whitefield, New Hampshire

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other NH
Communities

The location of Whitefield

Click for Interactive Map
(GPS coordinates provided by the GNIS)
 
Click here for an interactive map for Whitefield
and the surrounding area.
 
 
 
 
Learn About
The Commemorative
Quarter for
New Hampshire
 
The Commemorative Quarter for New Hampshire

Welcome to Whitefield ...

Whitefield is located in Coos County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Whitefield has a population of 2,215 people<1> (see below for details).

Whitefield is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Whitefield: (603)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Whitefield had a population of 2,306 people (which is 6.98% of the total population of Coos County). This makes Whitefield the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Whitefield represents 0.18% of the population of New Hampshire (which has 1,316,470 people), making it the state's 129th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,306 people, the population of Whitefield increased 13.15% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,038 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Whitefield had an population of 2,215 people. This is a decrease of 3.95% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.68% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Whitefield ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Whitefield and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Berlin   [Map]   10,225   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bethlehem   [Map]   2,547   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Franconia   [Map]   1,101   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lancaster   [Map]   3,259   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lisbon   [Map]   1,577   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Littleton   [Map]   5,881   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Whitefield.

Communities Also Named Whitefield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Whitefield - they are located in Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Montana, Oklahoma, South Carolina and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Whitefield. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Whitefield. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Whitefield.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Whitefield:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whitefield ...

Looking for more information about Whitefield? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Whitefield, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Whitefield.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Whitefield. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...



Search for a Community located in New Hampshire

About Coos County

About New Hampshire

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of New Hampshire: www.nh.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Whitefield.

- Return to Citation

<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Whitefield - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

- Return to Citation

<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Whitefield. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Whitefield) 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 Whitefield. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Whitefield

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whitefield. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.3753, Longitude: -71.5890     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Whitefield have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation

<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

- Return to Citation



 
 
 

Community
Profile
Nearby
 
Census
 
Genealogy
Helper
Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Summarized
 
Misc
 
Other   NH
Communities
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2016
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 15 Sep 2018
By John Hall