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People

Total Population 5,029
Male Share of the Population 46.4%
Female Share of the Population 53.6%
Senior Citizens 19.8%
Employed Population 16+ 2,424
Age of the Population 47

Families

% of people married 58.9%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 14.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $52,708
% Above Poverty Level 86.8%
% Below Poverty Level 13.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 29 minutes
% Working from Home 3.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.3%
% Using Public Transportation 2.1%

Housing

People Living Alone 27.8%
Median Gross Rent $627
Median House Value $144,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.4%
US/American 0%
English 27.6%
Irish 17.8%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Charlestown Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 51 miles W of Manchester, New Hampshire (center to center)
Nearest Large City 92 miles NW of Boston, Massachusetts
County Sullivan
Standard Zip Codes 03603
Phone Area Codes 603
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.238
Longitude -72.425

Charlestown Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

Station BELLOWS FALLS
Distance 7.4 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
Station SURRY MOUNTAIN LAKE
Distance 17.4 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
Station WOODSTOCK
Distance 26.2 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 28 F
Apr Temp 31 to 54 F
Jul Temp 55 to 82 F
Oct Temp 33 to 58 F
Annual Precip 42.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Acworth 976 $63,250
Alstead 1,948 $64,464
Claremont 13,076 $53,432
Langdon 821 $82,083
Lempster 977 $65,625
Walpole 3,711 $77,802

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Charlestown Public Libraries

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Silsby Free Public Library
226 MAIN STREET
Charlestown, New Hampshire
(603) 826-7793

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