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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Please note the Board of Selectmen meeting on 6/28/2022 will begin at 6:45pm rather than their usual 6:00pm start time.

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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
Public Hearing Notice

Public Hearing Notice

Posted on Mon, Jun 13 at 03:08pm Board of Selectmen
Volunteers Needed

Volunteers Needed

Posted on Wed, May 18 at 03:51pm Employment
The Northwood Emergency Food Pantry

The Northwood Emergency Food Pantry

Posted on Mon, May 16 at 11:03am Human Services


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  • Tue, Jun 28

    Board of Selectmen Meeting - Board of Selectmen06:45pm at Town Hall Meeting Room
    • Mon, Jul 4

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

      Recreation Commission Meeting - Recreation Commission06:00pm at Center School Building
      Conservation Commission Meeting CANCELLED - Conservation Commission07:00pm
    • Tue, Jul 12

      Board of Selectmen Meeting - Board of Selectmen06:00pm
    • 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
    • Mon, Jul 25

      Zoning Board Meeting - Zoning Board of Adjustment06:30pm
    • Tue, Jul 26

      Board of Selectmen Meeting - Board of Selectmen06:00pm
    • Thu, Jul 28

      Planning Board - Planning Board06:30pm