Town of Northwood NH

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

Santa's Helper! Accepting Requests: Get your requests for Santa to be able to deliver gifts on time for Christmas. Forms located at the Town Hall, Northwood Food Pantry, Northwood Post Office, Narrow Fire Station NORTHWOOD_SANTA.pdf ... Read more

The Northwood Emergency Food Pantry: The Northwood Emergency Food Pantry Located at Saint Josephs Church 844 First NH Turnpike Northwood, NH 03261 Northwood Food Pantry Hours of Operation:
First Saturday of the month: 9:30-11:00 Second Monday of the month: 2:00-3:30 Last Wed ... Read more

Employee Complaint Policy

Posted on Fri, Nov 19 at 09:36am Board of Selectmen

Holiday Fund Raiser - Wreaths

Posted on Wed, Nov 17 at 08:39am Recreation Department

Saddleback Trails Map

Posted on Wed, Sep 08 at 09:16am Conservation Commission


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  • Wed, Dec 8

    Budget Committee-if needed - Budget Committee07:00pm at Northwood Town Hall
  • Sat, Dec 11

    Budget Committee - Budget Committee09:00am at Northwood Elementary School
  • Mon, Dec 13

    Budget Committee-If needed - Budget Committee07:00pm at Northwood Town Hall
  • Tue, Dec 14

    Board of Selectmen Meeting - Board of Selectmen06:00pm
  • Wed, Dec 15

    Conservation Commission - Conservation Commission07:00pm
  • Mon, Dec 20

    Budget Committee-If needed - Budget Committee07:00pm at Northwood Town Hall
  • Tue, Dec 21

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