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Information on Canaan, Grafton County

The Town of Canaan is located in the state of New Hampshire, in Grafton County. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Town hall of Canaan at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the Town hall government by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Canaan Town HALL, Grafton County

Canaan Town Hall's addressCanaan Canaan Municipal Building
PO Box 38

Canaan, NH 03741
United States
Phone number of Canaan Town Hall+1 603-523-4501
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Canaan official websitecanaannh.org
Mayor of CanaanMike Samson
Grafton County, New Hampshire: Vital Records Canaan vital records
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Common questions about Canaan

What county is Canaan NH in?

Canaan, NH is located in Grafton County

Where is Canaan, New Hampshire ?

Canaan lies in Grafton County, situated in the western part of New Hampshire, United States. It is located near the Vermont border, northeast of Lebanon and Hanover, which are prominent municipalities. The town is part of the Upper Valley region along the Connecticut River, making it geographically significant in New Hampshire.

Demography of Canaan

Name of Canaan inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population3 909 inhabitants96 / 5 039
Population density in Canaan71,1 pop/sq mi (27,4 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Canaan, NH

This Town does not have a passport office, but we suggest the following facilities near Canaan, NH
Name Street Phone number
HANOVER POST OFFICE50 SOUTH MAIN ST6036435201
LEBANON POST OFFICE11 E PARK STREET6036679107
GRANTHAM POST OFFICE10 WILLIS AVENUE6038632280
BRISTOL POST OFFICE85 PLEASANT STREET6037443383
FAIRLEE POST OFFICE21 SCHOOL STREET8023334305
NEW LONDON POST OFFICE319 NEWPORT RD6035264641
ANDOVER POST OFFICE164 MAIN ST. REAR6037355483
HARTLAND POST OFFICE159 US ROUTE 58024362655
BRADFORD POST OFFICE41 BARTON STREET8022224414
NEWPORT POST OFFICE15 PARK ST6038639947
CLAREMONT POST OFFICE140 BROAD STREET6035433051
BROWNSVILLE POST OFFICE1269 VERMONT 448002758777
LACONIA POST OFFICE33 CHURCH ST6035246271
ORANGE COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT5 COURT STREET8026854610
BRIDGEWATER POST OFFICE102 MILL ROAD8026725166

Top 3 most popular banks in Canaan

There are 1 bank branches in Canaan.
Mascoma Bank is the most popular bank in Canaan with 1 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Canaan:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Mascoma Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
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Canaan administrative numbers

Canaan Town code3308980
Canaan Town postcode03741 (Another town has the same postcode)

Information on Canaan, Grafton County

Cities twinned with CanaanCurrently, the town Canaan isn’t twinned
Namesake of Canaan
  • Canaan, Connecticut, États-Unis
  • Canaan, Iran
  • Canaan, Maine, États-Unis
  • Canaan, New York, États-Unis
  • Canaan, Vermont, États-Unis
  • Canaan, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Canaan, Trinité-et-Tobago
Natural parksCanaan isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Canaan

Airport
Lebanon Municipal Airport 13.7 miles
Claremont Municipal Airport 27.3 miles
Laconia Municipal Airport 32.3 miles

Canaan territory

Canaan area55,02 sq mi (142,49 km²)
Canaan altitude1 142 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 43.6877
Longitude: -72.044
Latitude: 43° 41' 16'' North
Longitude: 72° 2' 38'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

What is Canaan close to?

Nearby cities include: Dorchester, Orange, Enfield and Hanover
HanoverDorchesterDorchester
EnfieldNeighbouring townsDorchester
EnfieldOrangeOrange
Dorchester 5 milesOrange 6.1 milesEnfield 6.9 miles
Hanover 7.7 milesGrafton 8.7 milesGroton 8.7 miles
Lyme 9.2 milesAlexandria 10.5 milesLebanon 11.3 miles
Hebron 12.6 milesGrantham 13 milesWentworth 13.3 miles
Springfield 13.5 milesOrford 13.8 milesDanbury 14.1 miles
Thetford 14.5 milesNorwich 15.3 milesPlainfield 15.5 miles
Plymouth 16.3 milesRumney 16.9 milesHartford 17.2 miles

Distance between Canaan and other main cities and towns

Los Angeles : 2551 milesHouston : 1603 milesPhiladelphia : 300 miles closest
Phoenix : 2250 milesSan Antonio : 1758 milesSan Diego : 2529 miles
Dallas : 1532 milesSan Jose : 2616 milesJacksonville : 1064 miles
Indianapolis : 776 milesSan Francisco : 2663 milesAustin : 1685 miles
Columbus : 619 milesFort Worth : 1560 milesCharlotte : 751 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Canaan, NH

Elementary schools in Canaan

Canaan Elementary School

District of Mascoma Valley Regional School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 4
Students : 304

Middle schools in Canaan

Indian River School

District of Mascoma Valley Regional School District
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 8
Students : 357

High schools in Canaan

Mascoma Valley Regional High School

District of Mascoma Valley Regional School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 326

Private schools in Canaan

Cardigan Mountain School

Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 9
Students : 214

Leisure and activities in Canaan surrounding area

Polar Caves
to Rumney 14.7 miles
Golf course
Montcalm Golf Club
to Enfield 8.4 miles
Carter Country Club
to Lebanon 12.1 miles
Hanover Country Club
to Hanover 12.1 miles
Eastman Golf Links
to Grantham 12.9 miles
Fore-U Golf Center
to Lebanon 14.9 miles
Lake Morey Inn Resort Country Club
to Fairlee 16 miles
Ragged Mountain Golf Club
to Danbury 16.4 miles