Thornton Grafton County, New Hampshire

Thornton: Town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States

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Location of Thornton on New Hampshire map.

About

Thornton is a town located in the county of Grafton in the U.S. state of New Hampshire. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,490 and a population density of 19 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 2,536 inhabitants.

The town was created 258 years ago in 1762.

Geography

Thornton is located at 43°53'34"N 71°40'33"W (43.8928500, -71.6759100).

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Sugar Shack in New Hampshire

Weather

Thornton forecast: A chance of rain showers before 11am, then showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%. more

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Thornton Quick Facts

Population : 2,536 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New Hampshire (United States)
County : Grafton County
Postal code : 03285
Phone Area Codes : 603
Area : 131.5 km2
Altitude : 617 feet / 188 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1763 (258 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 15:06:12 (19th June 2021)
Density : 19 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 1.81% (2010-2019)
Weather : 82℉ Showers And Thunderstorms Likely 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Thornton increased by 1.81% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,490 - census
2011 2,482 -0.32% estimation process
2012 2,493 0.44% estimation process
2013 2,507 0.56% estimation process
2014 2,505 -0.08% estimation process
2015 2,494 -0.44% estimation process
2016 2,502 0.32% estimation process
2017 2,510 0.32% estimation process
2018 2,509 -0.04% estimation process
2019 2,536 1.06% estimation process

Thornton zip code is 03285. County name: Grafton, County fips: 33009

People born in Thornton (3)

People born in Thornton, including clergyman and abolitionist Jeremiah Rankin, dermatologist Noah Worcester, art historian, librarian, curator, academic and hispanist Beatrice Gilman Proske, you can see a list of people who born in Thornton.

Schools

College & universities near Thornton

Code Name City ZIP
183080 Plymouth State University Plymouth (NH) 03264-1595

Stations (27)

Amtrak & bus stations near Thornton

Code Name Address Type
PMO Plymouth, New Hampshire 83 Main St. BUS
LNN Lincoln, New Hampshire Main and Franklin Sts. BUS
NHN New Hampton, New Hampshire 325 Route 104 BUS
CAY Conway, New Hampshire 392 West Main St. BUS
LTL Littleton, New Hampshire 336 Cottage St. BUS

Other places with the same name (5)

Other cities in Grafton County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Grafton County , NH. (more)

City Name Population Title
Lebanon 13,651 City in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States
Hanover 11,473 Town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States
Plymouth 6,862 Town in New Hampshire
Littleton 5,870 Town in New Hampshire, United States
Haverhill 4,565 Town in New Hampshire, United States
Enfield 4,531 Town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States
Canaan 3,899 Town in New Hamsphire
Bristol 3,096 Town in New Hampshire
Bethlehem 2,574 Town in New Hampshire
Holderness 2,107 Town in Grafton County, New Hampshire
Ashland 2,055 Town in New Hampshire
Lincoln 1,760 Town in New Hampshire, United States
Lyme 1,675 Town in New London County, Connecticut, United States
Alexandria 1,618 Town in Grafton County, New Hampshire
Lisbon 1,579 Town in New Hampshire, USA
Rumney 1,567 City in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Thornton distances to largest New Hampshire cities

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