Nashua, New Hampshire

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Nashua, New Hampshire
Main Street in downtown Nashua
Main Street in downtown Nashua
Nickname(s): 
Gate City
Location in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire
Nashua is located in New Hampshire
Nashua
Nashua
Nashua is located in the United States
Nashua
Nashua
Nashua (the United States)
Coordinates: 42°45′27″N 71°27′52″W / 42.75750°N 71.46444°W / 42.75750; -71.46444Coordinates: 42°45′27″N 71°27′52″W / 42.75750°N 71.46444°W / 42.75750; -71.46444
Country United States
State New Hampshire
CountyHillsborough
Settled1655
Town1746
City1853
Government
 • MayorJim Donchess
 • Board of Aldermen[1]
Area
 • Total31.9 sq mi (82.6 km2)
 • Land30.8 sq mi (79.9 km2)
 • Water1.0 sq mi (2.7 km2)  3.25%
Elevation
151 ft (46 m)
Population
 • Total86,494
 • Estimate 
(2018)
89,246
 • Density2,893/sq mi (1,117.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (Eastern)
ZIP codes
  • 03060
  • 03061
  • 03062
  • 03063
  • 03064
Area code(s)603
FIPS code33-50260
GNIS feature ID0868677
Websitewww.nashuanh.gov

Nashua is a city in southern New Hampshire, United States. As of the 2010 census, Nashua had a population of 86,494.[2] It is the second-largest city in the state and in northern New England after nearby Manchester.

Nashua is, along with Manchester, one of two seats of New Hampshire's most populous county, Hillsborough County.

References[change | change source]

  1. Board of Aldermen on Nashua city website
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Nashua city, New Hampshire". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved December 18, 2015.