Fitzwilliam, New Hampshire

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Fitzwilliam, New Hampshire

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Low Violent Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Fitzwilliam Low Violent Crime
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Fitzwilliam Well-Paid Single Men
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 15% Fitzwilliam Median Family Income
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Fitzwilliam College Educated Adults

Comparative Profile of Fitzwilliam, New Hampshire

Comparing Fitzwilliam 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 10 9
Well-Paid Single Men 9 8
Well-Paid Single Women 8 6
Age of the Population 7 7
Racial Diversity 4 5
Senior Citizens 2 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 2 3
Female Share of the Population 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 8 5
Average Household Size 7 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 9 6
College Educated Adults 9 5
People in Middle Class or Better 8 4
People Above Poverty 8 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 8 4
Walking and Biking to Work 8 8
Public Transportation Use 7 6
Short Commute Times 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 7
Housing Recently Built 7 4
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 5
People Living Alone 3 6
Affordability of Rents 2 4
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 10 10
Low Property Crime 8 8

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Fitzwilliam Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 34 miles W of Nashua, New Hampshire (center to center)
Nearest Large City 62 miles NW of Boston, Massachusetts
County Cheshire
Standard Zip Codes 03447
Phone Area Codes 603
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.78
Longitude -72.142

Fitzwilliam Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.3 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 32 F
Apr Temp 30 to 56 F
Jul Temp 55 to 81 F
Oct Temp 32 to 60 F
Annual Precip 45.1 inches
Distance 10.9 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 30 F
Apr Temp 32 to 54 F
Jul Temp 56 to 79 F
Oct Temp 35 to 58 F
Annual Precip 44.6 inches
Distance 17.6 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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Fitzwilliam Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 2,141 100%
Male 1,088 50.8%
Female 1,053 49.2%
Under 18 521 24.3%
18+ 1,620 75.7%
65+ 231 10.8%
Median Age 39.9
Average Family Size 3.02
White 2,088 97.5%
African-American 8 0.4%
Asian 4 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 7 0.3%
Other 1 0%
Mixed Race 29 1.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 16 0.7%

Estimated Fitzwilliam Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 2,297
Growth 156
Growth % 7.3%

Fitzwilliam 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
French (except Basque) 17.5%
English 16.6%
US/American 10.5%
Irish 10.5%
Italian 6.4%
German 6%
Finnish 6%
French Canadian 5.6%
Polish 4.4%
Scottish 2.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2.7%
Swedish 1.8%
Scotch-Irish 1.8%
Welsh 1%
Greek 0.9%
Lithuanian 0.7%
Slovak 0.6%
European 0.5%
British 0.5%
Dutch 0.4%
Canadian 0.4%
Czech 0.3%
Albanian 0.2%
Russian 0.2%
Latvian 0.2%
Norwegian 0.2%
Celtic 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Fitzwilliam 2,141 $55,476
Jaffrey 5,476 $48,703
Marlborough 2,009 $50,927
Richmond 1,077 $54,625
Rindge 5,451 $52,500
Swanzey 6,800 $51,500
Troy 1,962 $47,500

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Fitzwilliam Town Library
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1. Holland, Massachusetts 90.6   18% 8.6% 19.8% 36 $57,024 6% 3% 2,407 7.3% 12.9 28.1% 10
2. East Brookfield, Massachusetts 87.4   18.7% 13.3% 16.2% 33 $57,500 5.9% 1.5% 2,097 3.9% 9.1 6.1% 5.3
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