Welcome to the Town of Northwood!

The Town of Northwood was founded in 1773 and is home to 4,664 year-round residents. Situated on Route 4 the Town is on the main thoroughfare between Concord and Portsmouth and sees an average of 13,000 commuters every day.

Mission Statement

The Town of Northwood New Hampshire seeks sustainable growth that protects our natural and historic resources, while preserving our values, qualities, and culture.

To promote and improve our quality of living, enhance our sense of community, and preserve the integrity of our small-town heritage.

We are committed to providing excellence in service for all citizens, businesses, and visitors through constant improvement and determination. We strive to sustain the public trust through open and responsive government, and we encourage public participation from our citizens and businesses.


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  • Thu, Mar 23

    Planning Board - Planning Board06:30pm at Town Hall Meeting Room
  • Mon, Mar 27

    Zoning Board Meeting - Zoning Board of Adjustment06:30pm at Northwood Town Hall Meeting Room
  • Tue, Mar 28

    Election Day - Town Clerk/Tax Collector07:00am at St. Joseph Parish Hall
    844 First NH Turnpike
    7:00am to 7:00pm
  • Wed, Mar 29

    Meeting - CANCELED - Budget Committee07:00pm at Town Hall Meeting Room
    • Sat, Apr 1

      Site Walk - Planning Board10:00am at CASE: 23-04: David Pelletier Construction Co. Inc., First NH Turnpike, Map 216; Lot 6. Site Plan for 25,000 sq. ft. self-storage facility with six buildings on a 4.15 acre lot.
    • Tue, Apr 4

      Recreation Commission Meeting - Recreation Commission06:00pm at Northwood School Library
      Conservation Commission - Conservation Commission07:15pm at Town Hall Meeting Room
    • Tue, Apr 11

      Board of Selectmen Meeting - Board of Selectmen06:00pm at Town Hall Meeting Room
    • Thu, Apr 13

      Planning Board - Planning Board06:30pm at Town Hall Meeting Room
    • Mon, Apr 17

      250th Steering Committee - Town of Northwood 250th Anniversary Steering Committee06:30pm at Community Center
    • Tue, Apr 18

      Police Commission Meeting - Police Commission05:00pm at Town Hall Meeting Room