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New Hampshire rental properties are primarily found in the major metropolitan areas of New Hampshire. Common rental types found in New Hampshire are apartments, studios, lofts, one bedrooms, two bedrooms, condos, houses for rent, mobile homes, hotel rooms, vacation rental, furnished rentals short term rentals. Regions and cities if New Hampshire where housing rentals are found are Merrimack Valley, Great North Woods, Lakes Region, White Mountains, All Cities, Monadnock Region, The Seacoast, Dartmouth-Lake Sunapee. Vacation rentals, short term rentals and furnished housing are more common in the metropolitan areas of New Hampshire.

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New Hampshire State Information

New Hampshire State was located on New England in the northeastern of the United States of America. Concord is the New Hampshire State capital. In size wise the New Hampshire state rank is 44th among the all of United States. The total area of New Hampshire is 24,033 sq km. New Hampshire state bordered on the north by Canadian province of Quebec, on the east by Maine and the Atlantic Ocean, on the south by Massachusetts and west by the Vermont and Quebec. New Hampshire had 1,950,000 hectares of forestland in 2002. New Hampshire has a changeable climate. Summers are short and cool, winters long and cold. Concord has a normal daily mean temperature of 46°F. New Hampshire state total population was 1,275,056 in 2002. In population wise the New Hampshire state rank is 41st rank of United States of America. New Hampshire and Vermont are also at the lowest levels among states in religious commitment. Roman Catholics were the largest single Christian denomination with about 431,259 adherents in 2002. Leading Protestant denominations were the United Church of Christ. New Hampshire State official language is English. Agriculture income in 2001 was $155 million, 58% of which was in crops. New Hampshire has provincial era, shipbuilding was major industry. The New Hampshire state employed about one-third of the labor force and accounted for roughly half the value of all manufactures. Earnings of persons employed in New Hampshire increased from $21.4 billion in 1997 to $23.2 billion in 1998.

New Hampshire State Recreation, Culture and Attractions

New Hampshire State major recreational attractions include skiing, snowmobiling and other winter sports, hiking and mountaineering, observing the fall foliage, summer cottages along many lakes and the seacoast, motor sports at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway, and Motorcycle Week, a popular motorcycle rally held in Weirs Beach near Laconia in June. New Hampshire has also registered an official tartan with the proper authorities in Scotland. As head of the New Hampshire state's Department of Cultural Resources, McLeod oversees the Council of Arts, the Television and Film Office, the State Library, and the Division of Historical Resources. Since 1933, the Peterborough Players have performed every summer in Peterborough, New Hampshire. New Hampshire has dozens of great attractions and they are as varied as the seasons. There are from amusement parks to natural attractions, professional sports teams, world-class museums or historical sites, there is always something to do, or something interesting to find in every region of New Hampshire. There are no major league professional sports teams. Major national and international skiing events are frequently held in the New Hampshire state. Thoroughbred, harness, and greyhound racing are the warm-weather spectator sports in New Hampshire.

New Hampshire State Demographics

New Hampshire total population - 1,235,786
New Hampshire male population - 607,687
New Hampshire female population - 628,099
New Hampshire white population - 1,186,851
New Hampshire black population - 9,035
New Hampshire American Indian and Alaska Native - 2,964
New Hampshire Asian population - 15,931
New Hampshire Hispanic or Latino population - 20,489

New Hampshire School Information

The New Hampshire State largest school is the Pinkerton Academy in Derry, which is owned by a private non-profit organization. New Hampshire has more than 150 public high schools, many of which serve more than one town. Minority students made up approximately 5% of the total enrollment in public elementary and secondary schools in 2001. Expenditures for public education in 2000/01 were estimated at $1,536,740. Enrollment in nonpublic schools in fall 2001 was 23,383. The University of New Hampshire, the leading public institution, was founded at Hanover in 1866 and relocated at Durham in 1891. The university also has a campus in Manchester.

New Hampshire State Symbols

New Hampshire state Flag
New Hampshire state Flag
New Hampshire state Motto
New Hampshire state Motto
Live Free or Die
New Hampshire state Song
New Hampshire state Song
Old New Hampshire
New Hampshire state Insect
New Hampshire state Insect
New Hampshire state Fruit
New Hampshire state Fruit
New Hampshire state  Mammal
New Hampshire state Mammal
White-tailed deer
New Hampshire state Fish
New Hampshire state Fish
Brook trout
New Hampshire state Flower
New Hampshire state Flower
Purple lilac
New Hampshire state White Tree
New Hampshire state White Tree
White birch
New Hampshire state Soil
New Hampshire state Soil
New Hampshire state Bird
New Hampshire state Bird
Purple finch

New Hampshire State History

New Hampshire State was first named North Virginia. In 1622, the 1st known European settlement in New Hampshire, Piscataqua, was founded. The coast of New England was explored by Dutch, English, and French navigators throughout the 16th century. Early historians record that in 1623, under the authority of an English land-grant, Captain John Mason, in conjunction with several others, sent David Thomson, a Scotsman, and Edward and Thomas Hilton, fish-merchants of London, with a number of other people in two divisions to establish a fishing colony in what is now New Hampshire, at the mouth of the Piscataqua River. Captain Mason died in 1635, just before his proposed trip to the new country which he never saw. New Hampshire was a province of Massachusetts, and the boundary between them was not settled until 1740. Although they were technically independent of each other, the crown habitually appointed a single man to govern both colonies until 1741. During the first two decades of Governor Wentworth's term New Hampshire had been beset with Indian troubles. Governor Wentworth, with all or most of the Masonian Proprietors as his councilors, then proceeded to grant towns to prospective settlers as equally as possible. During the 19th century, as overseas trade became less important to the New Hampshire economy. New Hampshire's economy changed during the industrial revolution with the textile mills that sprung up along the Granite State's many beautiful rivers. New Hampshire is commonly known as the Granite State. The New Hampshire state entertains annually over a million summer visitors who resort in the mountain, lake and seashore scenery. New Hampshire is also famous for her products made from the sap of the maple tree.

New Hampshire State Tourist Information

New Hampshire state tourism is the major part of the economy of the state. This state supplies year-round appeal with its wide variety of tourist attractions. It has been estimated that the industry brings in revenues of about $8.6 billion dollars per year and sponsors over 65,000 jobs. State attractions are Skiing, camping, hiking, and boating are the main outdoor attractions. From the magnificent White Mountains in the north of New Hampshire through the Lakes Region to the State's strip of Atlantic seacoast, the Granite State is a vacationland of rugged outdoor adventure and urban charm. Other attractions include Strawberry Banke, a restored village in Portsmouth, Daniel Webster's birthplace near Franklin, and the Mt. Washington Cog Railway. The winter attracts many to ski the majestic White Mountains to this day. The most visited area is the Merrimack Valley, generating about 36% of all tourism.

New Hampshire State Transportation

New Hampshire State's railroad, between Nashua and Lowell, Massachusetts, was chartered in 1835 and opened in 1838. In 1800s railroad was used to bring food from New Hampshire south to cities such as Boston and Portsmouth began bringing artists, scientists, and sightseers north to experience New Hampshire's beauty first hand. In 2000, the New Hampshire state had a total of 15,211 mi of roads. New Hampshire had 53 airports, 53 heliports, and 6 seaplane bases. New Hampshire state highway numbering does not indicate the highway's direction. New Hampshire state main airport is Manchester Municipal Airport.

New Hampshire Taxes

New Hampshire State Tax Rate Range Low 0.00% High 0.00%
New Hampshire State Tax Income Brackets Lowest flat rate - Highest flat rate
New Hampshire State Personal Exemptions Single - Married - Dependents
New Hampshire State Sales Tax Rate on Food 0%, on Prescription Drugs 0%, on Non-prescription Drugs 0%
New Hampshire State Total Tax on Gasoline 19.625%, on Diesel Fuel 19.625%
New Hampshire State Excise Tax Rates on Cigarettes Tax Rate 108($ per pack)
New Hampshire State Beer Excise Tax Rate $0.30($ per gallon)
New Hampshire State Wine Excise Tax Rate $0.00($ per gallon)

New Hampshire Universities

Dartmouth College - 5,753 Students
University of New Hampshire-Main Campus - 14,811 Students
Saint Anselm College - 1,945 Students
Rivier College - 2,219 Students
Keene State College - 4,940 Students
Plymouth State University - 5,840 Students
Colby-Sawyer College - 909 Students
University of New Hampshire at Manchester - 1,107 Students
Franklin Pierce University - 2,696 Students
Daniel Webster College - 951 Students

New Hampshire Religions

Christian - 72%
Catholic - 35%
Protestant - 32%
Baptist - 6%
Congregationalist/United Church of Christ - 6%
Episcopalian/Anglican - 4%
Methodist - 3%
Lutheran - 1%
Pentecostal/Charismatic - 1%
Presbyterian - 1%
Protestant, no supplied denomination - 10%
Unspecified Christian - 5%
Jewish - 1%
Other - 2%
No religion - 17%

New Hampshire Counties

Belknap County, New Hampshire - Population 56,325
Carroll County, New Hampshire - Population 43,666
Cheshire County, New Hampshire - Population 73,825
Coos County, New Hampshire - Population 33,111
Grafton County, New Hampshire - Population 81,743
Hillsborough County, New Hampshire - Population 380,841
Merrimack County, New Hampshire - Population 136,225
Rockingham County, New Hampshire - Population 277,359
Strafford County, New Hampshire - Population 112,233
Sullivan County, New Hampshire - Population 40,458

New Hampshire State Government

New Hampshire state constitution was adopted in 1784 and extensively revised in 1792. New Hampshire is the second-oldest state-governing document still in effect. The constitution was amended 143 times by January 2003. The New Hampshire state present governor is John Lynch. The only executive elected statewide is the governor, who serves a two-year term and is assisted by a five-member executive council, elected for two years by district. The secretary of state and state treasurer are elected by the legislature. A voter must be at least 18 years old, a US citizen, and must have a permanent established domicile in the state of New Hampshire. New Hampshire's two U.S. senators are Judd Gregg and Jeanne Shaheen. Senators must be at least 30 years old, representatives 18. The New Hampshire state residency requirement for senators is a minimum of seven years and for representatives a minimum of two. New Hampshire has 10 counties and each governed by three commissioners. The New Hampshire state's highest court, the Supreme Court, consists of a chief justice and four associate justices.

New Hampshire State Economy

The New Hampshire gross product was $60 billion in 2008 and the rank was 40 in the country. Agriculture is the main income of New Hampshire State. New Hampshire manufacturing started from 1880. The state economy also based on mining, tourism and services. The New Hampshire agricultural live stocks are cattle, calves, eggs and hog and the agricultural crops are greenhouse, nursery, hay, maple syrup, sweet corn and potatoes. The manufacturing items of New Hampshire are textile, computer, electronic goods, Telephone things, microchips, metals and military revelation tools. In 1631 the first sawmill was started. The mined outputs of New Hampshire are sand, granite and gravel. The services of New Hampshire are wholesale, retail, finance, real estate and business.

New Hampshire State Parks

Appalachian National Scenic Trail - Maine to Georgia, CT,GA,MA,MD,ME,NC,NH,NJ,NY,PA,TN,VA,VT,WV: There are fees for vehicle parking in some areas and there are fees at some overnight sites. It is open continuouly year-round. Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site - Cornish, NH: Entrance fee is $5.00 per person. There is no charge for educational groups visiting the park as part of a class from an accredited, not-for-profit educational institution. Park visitor Center is often open most days Monday - Friday, from 9:00 - 4:15. Park Exhibit buildings are open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and the grounds until dusk.