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The New Hampshire state capital is Concord.
The population of Contoocook is approximately 1,444 (2000), 1444 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 550 (1990), 610 (2010).
The amount of land area in Contoocook is 5.865 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Contoocook is 2.3 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.256 sq kilometers.
The distance from Contoocook to Washington DC is 416 miles.
The distance to the New Hampshire state capital is 7 miles. (as the crow flies)
Contoocook is positioned 43.22 degrees north of the equator and 71.71 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Contoocook elevation is 425 feet above sea level.
Contoocook median income is $ 49,038 (2000).
The Contoocook median home price is $ 113,700 (2000).


in southern New Hampshire about 24 miles from Manchester. Other nearby communities include Hopkinton, Webster, Henniker, Warner, Weare, Boscawen and Salisbury.
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Contoocook is the location of the home of Naval Commander, George Hamilton Perkins, who was in the Battle at Mobil Bay in New Orleans. Perkins Manor is the largest residential building in Contoocook, owned by John Sumner Ball, Jr. and managed by David H. Ball.
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The population of Contoocook was:
1990 - 1,334
2000 - 1,444

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