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Langdon, New Hampshire

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Langdon is a town in Sullivan County, New Hampshire, United States The population was 688 at the 2010 census1

Contents

  • 1 History
  • 2 Geography
  • 3 Demographics
  • 4 Site of interest
  • 5 References
  • 6 Further reading
  • 7 External links

Historyedit

First settled in 1773 by Seth Walker, Langdon was incorporated on January 11, 1787, when it was named after Governor John Langdon2 The town is home to the Prentiss Bridge, the shortest covered bridge in New Hampshire Built across Great Brook in 1874, the lattice truss span has a length of 34 feet 6 inches 1052 m

Geographyedit

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 163 square miles 42 km2, of which 01 sq mi 026 km2 is water, comprising 037% of the town Drained by the Cold River, Langdon lies within the Connecticut River watershed3 The highest point in town is the summit of Holden Hill, at 1,348 feet 411 m above sea level

Demographicsedit

Census
Historical population
Pop
1790 244
1800 484 984%
1810 632 306%
1820 654 35%
1830 667 20%
1840 615 −78%
1850 575 −65%
1860 478 −169%
1870 411 −140%
1880 364 −114%
1890 305 −162%
1900 339 111%
1910 340 03%
1920 279 −179%
1930 267 −43%
1940 276 34%
1950 378 370%
1960 338 −106%
1970 337 −03%
1980 437 297%
1990 580 327%
2000 586 10%
2010 688 174%
Est 2015 676 −17%
US Decennial Census5

As of the census6 of 2000, there were 586 people, 237 households, and 174 families residing in the town The population density was 360 people per square mile 139/km² There were 269 housing units at an average density of 165 per square mile 64/km² The racial makeup of the town was 9966% White, 017% from other races, and 017% from two or more races Hispanic or Latino of any race were 017% of the population

There were 237 households out of which 295% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 654% were married couples living together, 55% had a female householder with no husband present, and 262% were non-families 211% of all households were made up of individuals and 84% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older The average household size was 247 and the average family size was 285

In the town, the population was spread out with 213% under the age of 18, 53% from 18 to 24, 302% from 25 to 44, 312% from 45 to 64, and 119% who were 65 years of age or older The median age was 41 years For every 100 females there were 1131 males For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 1058 males

The median income for a household in the town was $42,083, and the median income for a family was $43,125 Males had a median income of $33,750 versus $24,444 for females The per capita income for the town was $24,572 About 33% of families and 38% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 123% of those age 65 or over

Site of interestedit

  • Prentiss Bridge – New Hampshire's smallest covered bridge

Referencesedit

  1. ^ United States Census Bureau, American FactFinder, 2010 Census figures Retrieved March 23, 2011
  2. ^ Gannett, Henry 1905 The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States US Government Printing Office p 181 
  3. ^ Foster, Debra H; Batorfalvy, Tatianna N; Medalie, Laura 1995 Water Use in New Hampshire: An Activities Guide for Teachers US Department of the Interior and US Geological Survey 
  4. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015" Archived from the original on June 2, 2016 Retrieved July 2, 2016 
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing" Censusgov Retrieved June 4, 2016 
  6. ^ "American FactFinder" United States Census Bureau Retrieved 2008-01-31 

Further readingedit

  • A J Coolidge & J B Mansfield, A History and Description of New England; Boston, Massachusetts 1859

External linksedit

  • Town of Langdon official website
  • New Hampshire Economic and Labor Market Information Bureau Profile
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