Introduction to Lebanon, New Hampshire

Lebanon, New Hampshire, in Grafton county, is 60 miles NW of Manchester, New Hampshire and 107 miles NW of Boston, Massachusetts.

Lebanon History

The Town of Lebanon was chartered on July 4, 1761 by Colonial Governor Benning Wentworth. It was named after Lebanon, Connecticut. Early settlers in the area included Reverend Eleazar Wheelock, who later went on to found Dartmouth College. Lebanon was incorporated as a city in 1958. It is located in Grafton County, which was organized in 1771 named in honor of Augustus FitzRoy, the 3rd Duke of Grafton.

Lebanon and nearby Attractions

  • Powerhouse Shopping Mall Shopping Center
  • Storrs Hill Ski Area
  • Webster Cottage Museum
  • Quechee State Park
  • Montshire Museum of Science
  • Saint - Gaudens National Historic Site

Things To Do In Lebanon

Lebanon has several shopping centers, including the Powerhouse Shopping Mall Shopping Center, the Upper Valley Plaza Shopping Center, the North Country Plaza Shopping Center, the West Lebanon Plaza Shopping Center and the Glen Road Plaza Shopping Center. The Colburn Park Historic District is worth visiting as well. One can also visit the Quechee State Park, Wadleigh State Park and the Silver Lake State Park.

Lebanon Transportation

Burlington International is the nearest major airport.

Lebanon Higher Education

Lebanon College is the local institution of higher education. Others in the area include Dartmouth College, Norwich University and Plymouth State College.

Lebanon Almanac

County Grafton County
Standard Zip Codes3766
P.O. Box Zip Codes3756
Phone Area Codes603
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude43.63
Approximate Longitude-72.25

Lebanon Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


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

Distance3.3 miles
Jan Temp8 to 29 F
Apr Temp32 to 55 F
Jul Temp57 to 81 F
Oct Temp36 to 58 F
Annual Precip36.2 inches
Distance23 miles
Jan Temp13 to 30 F
Apr Temp34 to 55 F
Jul Temp59 to 80 F
Oct Temp39 to 58 F
Annual Precip43.9 inches
Distance31.5 miles
Jan Temp6 to 29 F
Apr Temp30 to 53 F
Jul Temp54 to 80 F
Oct Temp34 to 59 F
Annual Precip47.6 inches

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LocationPopulationMedian Family Income

Lebanon Public Libraries

Lebanon Public Library
Lebanon, New Hampshire
(603) 448-2459

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Lebanon Hospitals

Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital
10 Alice Peck Day Drive
(603) 448-3121
Dartmouth-hitchcock Memorial Hospital
One Medical Center Drive
(603) 650-5000
Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital
One Medical Center Dr
(603) 650-5000

Lebanon Public Schools

Hanover Street School
193 Hanover St.
ZIP: 3766
(603) 448-2945
Total Enrollment 353
Lebanon High School
195 Hanover St.
ZIP: 3766
(603) 448-2055
Total Enrollment 630
Lebanon Middle School
3 Moulton Avenue
ZIP: 3766
(603) 448-3056
Total Enrollment 467
Ledyard Charter School
2 West Park Street, Suite 301
ZIP: 3766
(603) 727-4772
Total Enrollment 35

Lebanon Private Schools

Montessori Discovery School Of The Twin States
22 School St
ZIP: 3766
Total Enrollment 16
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