FACTOID # 14: North Carolina has a larger Native American population than North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana combined.
 
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 
   
 
WHAT'S NEW
 

SEARCH ALL

FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 

 

(* = Graphable)

 

 


Encyclopedia > North Hampton, New Hampshire
Seal of North Hampton, New Hampshire
Seal of North Hampton, New Hampshire

North Hampton is a town located in Rockingham County, New Hampshire. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 4,259. It is located beside the Atlantic Ocean. Image File history File links NorthHamptonSeal. ... Rockingham County is a county located in the state of New Hampshire. ... This article is about the year 2000. ...

Contents


History

First settled in 1639, this town was a part of Hampton known as "North Hill" or "North Parish." Residents began petitioning for separation from Hampton as early as 1719, but township was not granted until 1742 by Colonial Governor Benning Wentworth, following separation of New Hampshire from Massachusetts. Little Boar's Head, a seaside promontory, became a fashionable summer resort in the 19th century, and contains elegant examples of Victorian and Edwardian architecture. Events January 14 - Connecticuts first constitution, the Fundamental Orders, is adopted. ... Hampton is a town located in Rockingham County, New Hampshire. ... // Events January 23 - The Principality of Liechtenstein is created within the Holy Roman Empire April 25 - Daniel Defoe publishes Robinson Crusoe June 10 - Battle of Glen Shiel Prussia conducts Europes first systematic census Miners in Falun, Sweden find an apparently petrified body of Fet-Mats Israelsson in an unused... // Events January 24 - Charles VII Albert becomes Holy Roman Emperor. ... In general, the word colonial means of or relating to a colony. In United States history, the term Colonial is used to refer to the period before US independence. ... Benning Wentworth (1696–1770) was the colonial governor of New Hampshire from (1741-1766). ... State nickname: Granite State, Mother of Rivers, White Mountain State, Switzerland of America [1] Official languages English Capital Concord Largest city Manchester Governor John Lynch (D) Senators Judd Gregg (R) John Sununu (R) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 46th 24,239 km² 3. ... State nickname: Bay State Official languages English Capital Boston Largest city Boston Governor Mitt Romney (R) Senators Edward Kennedy (D) John Kerry (D) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 44th 27,360 km² 25. ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... The term Victorian architecture can refer to one of a number of architectural styles during the Victorian era: Neoclassicism Gothic Revival Italianate Second Empire Neo-Grec Romanesque Revival (Includes Richardsonian Revival) Renaissance Revival Queen Anne Jacobethan architecture (the precusor to the Queen Anne style) British Arts and Crafts movement painted...


Notable Inhabitants:

North Hampton's Location in New Hamsphire
North Hampton's Location in New Hamsphire

Cultural Sites: Henry Dearborn Henry Dearborn (February 23, 1751 – June 6, 1829) was an American physician, statesman and veteran of both the American Revolutionary War and the War of 1812. ... Alvan Tufts Fuller (February 27, 1878_April 30, 1958) was an American political figure, and Governor of Massachusetts from 1925 until 1929. ... Frederic Ogden Nash (August 19, 1902 – May 19, 1971) was an American poet best known for writing pithy, funny, light verse. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Northamptonmap. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Northamptonmap. ...

  • Fuller Gardens

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 37.3 km² (14.4 mi²). 36.0 km² (13.9 mi²) of it is land and 1.3 km² (0.5 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 3.47% water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... A square mile is the area equal to a square with sides each 1 mile long. ...


Demographics

As of the census2 of 2000, there are 4,259 people, 1,671 households, and 1,234 families residing in the town. The population density is 118.2/km² (306.3/mi²). There are 1,782 housing units at an average density of 49.5/km² (128.1/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 98.40% White, 0.31% African American, 0.05% Native American, 0.63% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.21% from other races, and 0.40% from two or more races. 0.77% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There are 1,671 households out of which 29.8% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.6% are married couples living together, 7.0% have a female householder with no husband present, and 26.1% are non-families. 20.0% of all households are made up of individuals and 8.3% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.55 and the average family size is 2.96. Marriage is a relationship between individuals which has formed the foundation of the family for most societies. ...


In the town the population is spread out with 23.3% under the age of 18, 4.4% from 18 to 24, 27.4% from 25 to 44, 30.5% from 45 to 64, and 14.3% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 42 years. For every 100 females there are 95.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.3 males.


The median income for a household in the town is $66,696, and the median income for a family is $72,500. Males have a median income of $51,451 versus $31,512 for females. The per capita income for the town is $34,187. 3.3% of the population and 1.6% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 0.7% of those under the age of 18 and 6.1% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


External links

  • Town of North Hampton, New Hampshire Official Website

  Results from FactBites:
 
New Hampshire Web Page (240 words)
Welcome to the New Hampshire real estate and relocation center where you can find homes, condos, new home builders and commercial investment property.
And, you can BLOG any city in New Hampshire, blog with the residents about real estate values, jobs, health care and even politics.
The weather for Concord, New Hampshire is reported by a local weather station using a combination of TAF and METAR reports from airports and weather stations in the area (ICAO).
North Hampton, NH - New Hampshire Florists, buy flowers from your local full service retail flower shops and florist ... (1013 words)
North Hampton, New Hampshire Florists have been brought to you by Flower Shop Network, a directory of United States and Canadian florists.
It is vitally important that you provide North Hampton, New Hampshire Florists with accurate, detailed information regarding the name and address of the person to whom you are sending flowers.
When placing an order for Delivery in North Hampton, New Hampshire, it is usually wise to keep the order simple, the less specific you are in your request, the less room for error.
  More results at FactBites »

 
 

COMMENTARY     


Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the GFDL.
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m