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Rochester, NH Town Information

Rochester is a city in Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 29,752.[1] The city includes the villages of East Rochester and Gonic. Rochester is home to Skyhaven Airport and the annual Rochester Fair.


Besides the main downtown part of Rochester, there are two other named communities of significance within the city limits. East Rochester, a small neighborhood, is located near the northeast border of the city along routes 202 and 11, next to the Salmon Falls River, while Gonic Native American name of Squamennegonic, is located south of downtown along NH 125 at a dam on the Cocheco River.


As of the census of 2000, there were 28,461 people, 11,434 households, and 7,649 families residing in the city. The population density was 630.3 people per square mile (243.4/km≤). There were 11,836 housing units at an average density of 262.1 per square mile (101.2/km≤).


Source: Wikipedia


Image: "Cocheco River and Rochester 5" by AlexiusHoratius - Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.