Welcome to the Town of Northwood!

The Town of Northwood was founded in 1773 and is home to 4,241 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.

News and Notices
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Priority News

Road Closure - Bow Street July 6, 2022:

Wednesday July 6, 2022

Road Closure Bow Street for Culvert Replacement

In the Area of 167 Bow St.

Please seek alternate routes.

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Understanding NH Property Taxes

Understanding NH Property Taxes

Posted on Yesterday at 11:02am Assessing
Building Inspector Position Available

Building Inspector Position Available

Posted on Mon, Jun 20 at 11:51am Employment


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  • Tue, Jul 12

    Board of Selectmen Meeting - Board of Selectmen06:00pm at Town Hall Meeting Room
    Joint BOS & School Board Meeting - Board of Selectmen07:00pm at Town Hall Meeting Room
  • Thu, Jul 14

    Planning Board - Planning Board06:30pm
  • Mon, Jul 18

    250th Steering Committee - Town of Northwood 250th Anniversary Steering Committee06:30pm at Community Center
  • Tue, Jul 19

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