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
All news
Priority News

Northwood Town Beach Bacteria Advisory: A fecal bacteria advisory is being issued at Northwood Town Beach. Sampling results from 6/29/22 exceeded the state standard of 88 MPN/100 ml: Read more

Building Inspector Position Available

Building Inspector Position Available

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

Taxes due

Posted on Sun, Jun 19 at 09:29pm Town Clerk/Tax Collector


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  • Mon, Jul 4

    Town Offices Closed - Independence Day - Administration Department08:00am
  • Tue, Jul 5

    Recreation Commission Meeting - Recreation Commission06:00pm at Town Hall Meeting Room
    Conservation Commission Meeting - Conservation Commission07:00pm
  • Tue, Jul 12

    Board of Selectmen Meeting - Board of Selectmen06:00pm
  • Thu, Jul 14

    Planning Board - Planning Board06:30pm