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Overview

Introduction to Barrington, New Hampshire

Barrington, New Hampshire, in Strafford county, is 25 miles NE of Manchester, New Hampshire and 59 miles N of Boston, Massachusetts.

Barrington History

Barrington is in Stafford County. It was incorporated in 1722. The town got its name from Samuel Shute of Barrington Hall. Shute was also the colonial governor of New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Initially, the community was made up of two grants- Barrington and Stafford, but they were separated in 1820.

Barrington and nearby Attractions

  • John Paul Jones House Museum
  • Vaughan Woods State Park
  • Tuck Museum
  • New Hampshire Farm Museum
  • Warner House
  • Odiorne State Park

Things To Do In Barrington

While in Barrington, one can visit several parks like the Rye Harbor State Park, the Bear Brooke State Park, the Wallis Sands State Park and the North Hampton State Park. The Nippo Lake Golf Club provides excellent facilities for golfers. Some of the local churches include Gerrish Chapel, Canaan Chapel, First Congregational Church and the Chapel of the Nativity.

Barrington Transportation

Air transportation facilities are available from Manchester Airport.

Barrington Higher Education

Higher studies can be pursued at the University of New Hampshire, New Hampshire College, the University of New England-University Campus and Merrimack College.

Barrington Almanac

CategoryValue
County Strafford County
Standard Zip Codes3825
Phone Area Codes603
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude43.22
Approximate Longitude-71.04

Barrington Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationDURHAM
Distance7 miles
Jan Temp13 to 33 F
Apr Temp34 to 58 F
Jul Temp58 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 62 F
Annual Precip42.8 inches
StationSANFORD 2 NNW
Distance21.5 miles
Jan Temp12 to 32 F
Apr Temp33 to 57 F
Jul Temp58 to 83 F
Oct Temp37 to 61 F
Annual Precip48.7 inches
StationMASSABESIC LAKE
Distance24.3 miles
Jan Temp5 to 32 F
Apr Temp29 to 56 F
Jul Temp55 to 82 F
Oct Temp32 to 61 F
Annual Precip39.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income

Barrington Public Libraries

Barrington Public Library
105 RAMSDELL LANE
Barrington, New Hampshire
(603) 664-9715

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Barrington Public Schools

Barrington Elementary School
570 Calef Highway
ZIP: 3825
(603) 664-2641
Primary
Total Enrollment 406
Barrington Middle School
51 Haley Dr.
ZIP: 3825
(603) 664-2127
Middle
Total Enrollment 428
Early Childhood Learning Center
77 Ramsdell Lane
ZIP: 3825
(603) 664-5586
Primary
Total Enrollment 124

Barrington Private Schools

Barrington Village School
41 Commerce Way
ZIP: 3825
Elementary
Total Enrollment 6
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