Acworth, New Hampshire

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Acworth, New Hampshire

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High Points

Acworth strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New Hampshire):

Category Trophy
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Acworth College Educated Adults
Racial Diversity
(vs. State)
Top 16% Acworth Racial Diversity
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 18% Acworth Public Transportation Use

Comparative Profile of Acworth, New Hampshire

Comparing Acworth to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New Hampshire (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 9 8
Age of the Population 9 9
Well-Paid Single Men 6 1
Racial Diversity 5 9
Senior Citizens 5 8
Children Under 5 Years Old 3 4
Female Share of the Population 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 8 6
Average Household Size 8 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 9 6
Median Family Income 6 1
People in Middle Class or Better 5 1
People Above Poverty 4 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 10
Public Transportation Use 9 9
Short Commute Times 1 2
Walking and Biking to Work 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 4
People Living Alone 3 5
Housing Recently Built 3 1
Affordability of Rents 2 6
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 8

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Acworth Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 45 miles W of Manchester, New Hampshire (center to center)
Nearest Large City 86 miles NW of Boston, Massachusetts
County Sullivan
Standard Zip Codes 03601
Phone Area Codes 603
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.217
Longitude -72.292

Acworth Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.9 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 31 F
Apr Temp 34 to 56 F
Jul Temp 59 to 82 F
Oct Temp 37 to 60 F
Annual Precip 40.2 inches
Distance 13.2 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 30 F
Apr Temp 34 to 55 F
Jul Temp 59 to 80 F
Oct Temp 39 to 58 F
Annual Precip 43.9 inches
Distance 15.1 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 30 F
Apr Temp 32 to 54 F
Jul Temp 56 to 80 F
Oct Temp 33 to 59 F
Annual Precip 40.6 inches
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Acworth Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 836 100%
Male 421 50.4%
Female 415 49.6%
Under 18 215 25.7%
18+ 621 74.3%
65+ 127 15.2%
Median Age 42.6
Average Family Size 3.06
White 809 96.8%
African-American 7 0.8%
Asian 2 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 7 0.8%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 11 1.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 9 1.1%

Estimated Acworth Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 900
Growth 64
Growth % 7.7%

Acworth Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
English 21.9%
US/American 11.5%
German 11.5%
French (except Basque) 9.4%
Irish 6.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.5%
French Canadian 6.3%
Scottish 4.2%
Italian 3.9%
Swedish 2.4%
Polish 2.3%
Dutch 1.9%
Russian 1.8%
Welsh 1.8%
Scotch-Irish 1.1%
Lithuanian 1%
Hungarian 1%
Norwegian 1%
South African 0.8%
Canadian 0.6%
African 0.5%
Portuguese 0.5%
Latvian 0.3%
Danish 0.3%
Austrian 0.3%
Belgian 0.3%
Nigerian 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Acworth 836 $41,397
Alstead 1,944 $47,311
Charlestown 4,749 $45,172
Goshen 741 $45,208
Langdon 586 $43,125
Lempster 971 $45,385
Marlow 747 $47,813

Acworth Public Libraries

Acworth Silsby Library
Acworth, New Hampshire
(603) 835-2150
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