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Demographics

People

Total Population1,985
Male Share of the Population49.8%
Female Share of the Population50.2%
Senior Citizens18.1%
Employed Population 16+1,005
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married48.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher35.9%
Median Earnings25+$35,938
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,521

Wealth

Median Family Income$68,438
% Above Poverty Level84%
% Below Poverty Level16%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home10.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.7%
Median Gross Rent$757
Median House Value$193,500

Ancestry

English20%
Irish19.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.1%
French Except Basque7.4%
German7.1%
Canadian6.8%
Italian6.8%
Polish4.3%
Scottish3.8%
Austrian2.6%
Dutch2.2%
Swedish2.1%
Russian2%
Greek1.7%
Hungarian1.5%
Portuguese1%
Norwegian0.7%
Danishn0.7%
Finnish0.4%
Romanian0.3%
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Alstead Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cheshire County
Standard Zip Codes3602
Phone Area Codes603
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude43.15
Approximate Longitude-72.36

Alstead Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBELLOWS FALLS
Distance4.6 miles
Jan Temp10 to 31 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp59 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 60 F
Annual Precip40.2 inches
StationSURRY MOUNTAIN LAKE
Distance10.5 miles
Jan Temp7 to 30 F
Apr Temp32 to 54 F
Jul Temp56 to 80 F
Oct Temp33 to 59 F
Annual Precip40.6 inches
StationDEERING
Distance25.4 miles
Jan Temp14 to 29 F
Apr Temp34 to 55 F
Jul Temp59 to 78 F
Oct Temp40 to 57 F
Annual Precip46.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Acworth971$66,607
Charlestown5,001$53,595
Gilsum721$69,028
Langdon865$87,679
Surry869$83,295
Walpole3,747$90,875

Alstead Public Libraries

Shedd-porter Memorial Library
2 MAIN ST
Alstead, New Hampshire
(603) 835-6661

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Alstead Public Schools

Alstead Primary School
58 Mechanic St.
ZIP: 3602
(603) 835-2482
Primary
Total Enrollment 106
Vilas Elementary School
82 Mechanic St.
ZIP: 3602
(603) 835-6351
Middle
Total Enrollment 101

Alstead Private Schools

Orchard School The
114 Old Settlers Rd
ZIP: 3602
Elementary
Total Enrollment 13
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