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Overview

Introduction to Londonderry, New Hampshire

Londonderry, New Hampshire, in Rockingham county, is 8 miles NE of Nashua, New Hampshire and 38 miles NW of Boston, Massachusetts.

Londonderry History

Londonderry was originally known as Nutfield because the area was covered with nut trees. The town was settled in 1718 and chartered in 1722. The town received its name from Northern Ireland's city of Londonderry.

Londonderry and nearby Attractions

  • Nashua Historical Society Museum
  • Franco - American Center
  • Millyard Museum
  • Children's Metamorphosis Museum
  • Kingston State Park

Things To Do In Londonderry

Shopping centers in the area include Crossroads Mall Shopping Center and Appletree Mall Shopping Center. The Mammoth Green Golf Driving Range provides practice facilities to golfers. Lawrence L. Lee Scouting Museum, the Children's Museum of Portsmouth, the American Independence Museum, the Museum of New Hampshire History and the Henniker Historical Society Museum may prove interesting to those hoping to learn more about the area’s history.

Londonderry Transportation

Manchester Airport offers facilities for air transportation.

Londonderry Higher Education

Nearby institutions of higher education include New Hampshire College, Middlesex Community College, the University of Massachusetts-Lowell, Merrimack College and Bentley College.

Demographics

People

Total Population24,844
Male Share of the Population49%
Female Share of the Population51%
Senior Citizens12%
Employed Population 16+14,001
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married57.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher41.9%
Median Earnings25+$51,713
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$31,473
Median Earnings With High School Degree$40,909

Wealth

Median Family Income$109,370
% Above Poverty Level97.2%
% Below Poverty Level2.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time31 minutes
% Working from Home7.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.3%
% Using Public Transportation0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone16.4%
Median Gross Rent$1,267
Median House Value$285,700

Ancestry

Irish25%
Italian16.9%
English14.1%
French Except Basque13.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.2%
Canadian8.4%
German7.5%
Polish5.4%
Scottish4.3%
Portuguese3.1%
Greek2.8%
Swedish2.2%
Lithuanian1%
Russian0.8%
Austrian0.6%
Norwegian0.5%
Hungarian0.5%
Arab0.5%
Dutch0.5%
US/American0.5%
Czech0.4%
Finnish0.4%
Danishn0.3%
Ukrainian0.3%
Welsh0.3%
Lebanese0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Syrian0.2%
Maltese0.1%
Haitian0.1%
Swiss0.1%
West Indian0.1%
Basque0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Slovene0.1%
Romanian0.1%
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Londonderry Almanac

CategoryValue
County Rockingham County
Standard Zip Codes3053, 3038
Phone Area Codes603
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude42.85
Approximate Longitude-71.36

Londonderry Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationNASHUA 2 NNW
Distance7.9 miles
Jan Temp12 to 33 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp59 to 83 F
Oct Temp37 to 61 F
Annual Precip45.4 inches
StationMASSABESIC LAKE
Distance8.3 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
StationHAVERHILL
Distance17 miles
Jan Temp16 to 35 F
Apr Temp35 to 58 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp39 to 62 F
Annual Precip46.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Derry33,255$82,302
Hudson24,808$96,293
Litchfield8,382$105,505
Merrimack25,580$103,998
Nashua87,279$82,913
Windham14,238$128,229

Londonderry Public Libraries

Leach Library
276 MAMMOTH ROAD
Londonderry, New Hampshire
(603) 432-1132

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Londonderry Public Schools

Londonderry Middle School
313 Mammoth Rd.
ZIP: 3053
(603) 432-6925
Middle
Total Enrollment 1020
Londonderry Senior High School
295 Mammoth Rd.
ZIP: 3053
(603) 432-6941
High
Total Enrollment 1595
Matthew Thornton Elementary School
275 Mammoth Rd.
ZIP: 3053
(603) 432-6937
Primary
Total Enrollment 540
Moose Hill School
150 Pillsbury Rd.
ZIP: 3053
(603) 437-5855
Primary
Total Enrollment 322
North Londonderry Elementary School
19 Sanborn Rd.
ZIP: 3053
(603) 432-6933
Primary
Total Enrollment 438
South Londonderry Elementary School
88 South Rd.
ZIP: 3053
(603) 432-6956
Primary
Total Enrollment 474

Londonderry Private Schools

Adventures In Learning
18 Rockingham Rd
ZIP: 3053
Elementary
Total Enrollment 6
Cozy Kids Child Care
3 Sanborn Rd
ZIP: 3053
Elementary
Total Enrollment 18
Kindercare Learning Center
7 Garden Ln
ZIP: 3053
Elementary
Total Enrollment 17
Southern Nh Montessori Academy
1e Commons Dr Unit 28
ZIP: 3053
Elementary
Total Enrollment 24
The Learning Stop
44 Nashua Rd Unit 6
ZIP: 3053
Elementary
Total Enrollment 2
Victory Baptist School
78 Litchfield Rd
ZIP: 3053
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 70
World Of Discovery
182 Rockingham Rd Unit 2
ZIP: 3053
Elementary
Total Enrollment 16
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