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Information about Nelson

The town of Nelson is located in the state of New Hampshire. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Nelson City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Nelson’s Administration

Address of Nelson town hallNelsonCity hall Nelson
7 Nelson Common Road

Nelson, NH 03457
United States
Town hall phone number+1 603-847-0047
Town hall fax number+1 603-847-3197
Town hall emailLoading...
Nelson NH official websitetownofnelson.com
Nelson mayor

Nelson town demography

Name of Nelson town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants729 population206 / 8 294
Nelson town population density31,4 pop/sq mi (12,1 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Nelson, NH

The town does not have a passport office but we suggest the following facilities near Nelson NH
Name Street Phone
ANTRIM POST OFFICE1 POST RD6035882614
KEENE POST OFFICE196 MAIN ST6033521751
PETERBOROUGH POST OFFICE23 GROVE ST6039243251
WEARE POST OFFICE8 DUCK POND ROAD6035292636
NEWPORT POST OFFICE15 PARK ST6038639947
WADLEIGH MEMORIAL LIBRARY49 NASHUA STREET6032490645
ASHBY POST OFFICE10 COMMON RD9783860041
BRATTLEBORO POST OFFICE204 MAIN STREET8022544110
GOFFSTOWN POST OFFICE11 CHURCH STREET, SUITE 16034979907
CLAREMONT POST OFFICE140 BROAD STREET6035433051
GARDNER POST OFFICE69 PLEASANT ST9786325697
NEW LONDON POST OFFICE319 NEWPORT RD6035264641
BAKER FREE LIBRARY509 SOUTH STREET6032247113
FITCHBURG POST OFFICE881 MAIN STREET9783426343
MERRIMACK PUBLIC LIBRARY470 DANIEL WEBSTER HIGHWAY6034245021

Nelson town administrative number

Nelson town code3350580
Nelson town postcode03457

Information about Nelson

Cities twinned with NelsonCurrently, the town Nelson isn’t twinned
Town’s namesake
Natural parkNelson isn't a part of any natural park

Transport modes in Nelson

Airport
Dillant–Hopkins Airport 16.6 km
Jaffrey Airport–Silver Ranch 23.7 km
Claremont Municipal Airport 45.9 km

Nelson town territory

Nelson town area23,25 sq mi (60,22 km²)
Nelson town altitude1 755 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 42.9998
Longitude: -72.1216
Latitude: 42° 59' 59'' North
Longitude: 72° 7' 18'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Nelson town’s neighbouring towns

Nelson neighbouring towns
SullivanSullivanStoddard
SullivanNeighbouring townsHarrisville
RoxburyHarrisvilleHarrisville
Nelson neighbouring towns
Harrisville 7.2 kmSullivan 7.9 kmRoxbury 8 km
Stoddard 8.5 kmHancock 10.4 kmAntrim 12.3 km
Gilsum 12.3 kmDublin 13 kmMarlborough 13.4 km
Windsor 15.4 kmKeene 15.9 kmMarlow 17 km
Bennington 17.9 kmSurry 18.5 kmTroy 19.1 km
Peterborough 19.1 kmJaffrey 19.6 kmWashington 20 km
Greenfield 20.9 kmSwanzey 21.2 kmHillsborough 21.4 km

Distance between Nelson and country’s main cities

New York City : 300 km closestLos Angeles : 4100 kmChicago : 1283 km
Houston : 2538 kmPhiladelphia : 417 kmPhoenix : 3609 km
San Antonio : 2791 kmSan Diego : 4060 kmDallas : 2432 km
San Jose : 4214 kmJacksonville : 1644 kmIndianapolis : 1223 km
San Francisco : 4292 kmAustin : 2674 kmColumbus : 965 km

Schools in Nelson NH

Elementary schools in Nelson

Nelson Elementary School

District of Nelson School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 68

Schools near Nelson

Hotel offers in Nelson

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Nearby hotel : Courtyard Keene Downtown
Courtyard Keene Downtown
Address : 75 Railroad Street, Keene Distance : 14.6 km : 94 $US / 309 $US - 100
Set in a typical red-brick building, Courtyard Downtown offers contemporary accommodation in central Keene, 1.2 miles from Route 101. It features an indoor pool and a well-equipped gym.
Nearby hotel : The Lane
The Lane
Address : 30 Main Street, Keene Distance : 14.7 km : 129 $US / 0 $US - 40
Located in Keene Central Square, this historic property is surrounded by local shops and restaurants. A restaurant and bar are on-site. Monadnock Mountain is 13 miles away.
Nearby hotel : The Keene Inn
The Keene Inn
Address : 379 West Street, Keene Distance : 15.8 km : 55 $US / 70 $US - 39
This Keene, New Hampshire motel is located 10 minutes’ drive from Granite Gorge and features free Wi-Fi access and cable TV in every room. Keene State College is 1 mile away.
Nearby hotel : Best Western Plus Sovereign Hotel - Keene
Best Western Plus Sovereign Hotel - Keene
Address : 401 Winchester Street, Keene Distance : 16.5 km : 85 $US / 139 $US - 131
Located in southwestern New Hampshire, this hotel is a 5-minute drive from downtown Keene. It serves a hot, buffet-style breakfast every morning and has an indoor pool.
Nearby hotel : Holiday Inn Express Keene
Holiday Inn Express Keene
Address : 175 Key Road, Keene Distance : 16.5 km : 80 $US / 239 $US - 80
This pet-friendly hotel in Keene, New Hampshire is close to Keen State College and Mt. Monadnock and offers a free breakfast as well as free Wi-Fi. Guests can swim in the indoor heated swimming pool or use the hot tub at Holiday Inn Express Keene.

Leisure and activities in the Nelson town’s surrounding area

Golf course
Dublin Lake Golf Club
to Dublin 11.9 km
Bretwood Golf Course
to Keene 15 km
Keene Country Club
to Keene 17.4 km
Monadnock Country Club
to Peterborough 18.7 km
The Shattuck
to Jaffrey 19 km
Crotched Mountain Golf Club
to Francestown 20.8 km
Angus Lea Golf & Tennis Club
to Hillsborough 21.6 km
Woodbound Inn Golf Course
to Rindge 25.3 km
Hooper Golf Club
to Walpole 26.2 km

Other information on town Nelson

Nuclear power plantVermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant 40 km