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Dublin, NH

dublin New Hampshire Community Profile Community Contact Dublin Board of Selectmen
Sherry Miller, Town Administrator
PO Box 277
Dublin, NH 03444
Telephone (603) 563-8544
Fax (603) 563-9221
E-mail townadministrator@townofdublin.org
Web Site www.townofdublin.org

Municipal Office Hours Monday through Thursday, 9 am - 4 pm

County Cheshire
Labor Market Area Peterborough NH LMA
Tourism Region Monadnock
Planning Commission Southwest Region
Regional Development Monadnock Economic Development Corp.

Election Districts
US Congress District District 2
Executive Council District District 2
State Senate District District 9
State Representative Cheshire County Districts 9, 14

Incorporated: 1771
Origin: This township was first granted by the Masonian Proprietors in 1749 as Monadnock Number 3, or North Monadnock, one of a group of eight towns in the region designated by number. Settlements were made in the 1760s by several from Ireland, who named the township after the Irish capital. In 1771, petition was made for incorporation under the name Dublin, securing the name. Dublin is home to Yankee Publishing, Inc., publishers of well-known magazines such as Yankee and the Old Farmer's Almanac, in publication since 1792.
Villages and Place Names: Bonds Corner
Population, Year of the First Census Taken: 901 residents in 1790
Population Trends: Population change for Dublin totaled 898 over 53 years, from 684 in 1960 to 1,582 in 2013. The largest decennial percent change was a 56 percent increase between 1970 and 1980, accounting for over half of the 53-year numeric population change. The 2013 Census estimate for Dublin was 1,582 residents, which tied with Lisbon, ranking 158th among New Hampshire's incorporated cities and towns.
Population Density and Land Area, 2013 (US Census Bureau): 56.7 persons per square mile of land area. Dublin contains 28.0 square miles of land area and 1.1 square miles of inland water area.

Type of Government Selectmen
Budget: Municipal Appropriations, 2014 $3,283,540
Budget: School Appropriations, 2014-2015 $3,826,184
Zoning Ordinance 1963/14
Master Plan 2007
Capitol Improvement Plan Yes
Industrial Plans Reviewed By Planning Board
Boards and Commissions
Elected:Selectmen; Planning; Budget
Appointed:Conservation; Recycling; Energy; Lake Preservation; Recreation; Open Space
Public Library Dublin Public

Police Department Full-time
Fire Department Volunteer
Emergency Medical Service Volunteer
Nearest Hospital(s) Distance Staffed Beds
Monadnock Community, Peterborough 9 miles 25

Electric Supplier PSNH
Natural Gas Supplier None
Water Supplier Private wells
Sanitation Private septic
Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant No
Solid Waste Disposal
Curbside Trash PickupNone
Pay-As-You-Throw ProgramNo
Recycling ProgramMandatory
Telephone Company Fairpoint
Cellular Telephone Access Yes
Cable Television Access No
Public Access Television Station No
High Speed Internet Service:

(NH Dept. of Revenue Adminstration) PROPERTY TAXES
2013 Total Tax Rate (per $1,000 of value) $23.64
2013 Equalization Ratio 102.2
2013 Full Value Tax Rate (per $1,000 of value) $24.17
2013 Percent of Local Assessed Value by Property Type
Residential Land and Buildings91%
Commercial Land and Buildings7.2%
Public Utilities, Current Use, and Other1.8%

(ACS 2008-2012) HOUSING
Total Housing Units 839
Single-Family Units, Detached or Attached 778
Units in Multiple-Family Structures:  
Two to Four Units in Structure 49
Five or More Units in Structure 0
Mobile Homes and Other Housing Units 12
Total Population Community County
2013 1,584 76,851
2010 1,597 77,117
2000 1,482 73,993
1990 1,476 70,223
1980 1,303 62,116
1970 837 52,364
Demographics, American Community Survey (ACS) 2008-2012
Population by Gender
Male:   805 Female:   904
Population by Age Group
Under age 5 37
Age 5 to 19 423
Age 20 to 34 150
Age 35 to 54 540
Age 55 to 64 266
Age 65 and over 293
Median Age 44.5 years
Educational Attainment, population 25 years and over
High school graduate or higher 90.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher 37%

(ACS 2008-2012) ANNUAL INCOME, 2012
(Inflation Adjusted Dollars)
Per capita income $30,234
Median family income $65,978
Median household income $58,125
Median Earnings, full-time, year-round workers
Male $49,583
Female $32,396
Individuals below the poverty level 7.6%

Annual Average 2003 2013
Civilian Labor Force 747 778
Employed 725 741
Unemployed 22 37
Unemployment Rate 2.9% 4.8%

Annual Average Covered Employment 2003 2013
Goods Producing Industries
Average Employment 59 48
Average Weekly Wage $606 $830
Service Providing Industries
Average Employment 260 292
Average Weekly Wage $586 $763
Total Private Industry
Average Employment 318 340
Average Weekly Wage $589 $772
Government (Federal, State, and Local)
Average Employment 39 37
Average Weekly Wage $293 $403
Total, Private plus Government
Average Employment 357 377
Average Weekly Wage $557 $736

Schools students attend: Grades K-12 are part of Contoocook Valley Cooperative (Antrim, Bennington, Dublin, Francestown, Greenfield, Hancock, Peterborough, Sharon, Temple) SAU 1
Career Technology Center(s): Region 14 Applied Technology Center, Peterborough Region: 14
Educational Facilities Elementary Middle/Junior High High School Private/Parochial
Number of Schools 1 3
Grade Levels K 1-5 P K R 1-12
Total Enrollment 70 290
2014 NH Licensed Child Care Facilities (Bureau of Child Care Licensing): Total Facilities: 3 Total Capacity: 55
Nearest Community/Technical College: Nashua
Nearest Colleges or Universities: Keene State; Franklin Pierce University; Antioch New England

Yankee Magazine Periodicals, books 60 1935

(Distance estimated from city/town hall) TRANSPORTATION
Road Access US Routes
State Routes 101, 137
Nearest Interstate, Exit I-91 (VT), Exit 3; Everett Tpk., Exits 7 - 8
Distance 31 miles; 34 miles
Railroad No
Public Transportation No
Nearest Public Use Airport, General Aviation
Jaffrey - Silver Ranch
Runway 2,982 ft. asphalt
Lighted? Yes Navigational Aids? Yes
Nearest Airport with Scheduled Service
Manchester-Boston Regional Distance 45 miles
Number of Passsenger Airlines Serving Airport 4
Driving distance to selected cities:
Manchester, NH 42 miles
Portland, ME 138 miles
Boston, MA 79 miles
New York City, NY 234 miles
Montreal, Quebec 270 miles

Workers 16 years and over
Drove alone, car/truck/van 73.6%
Carpooled, car/truck/van 6.8%
Public transportation 0%
Walked 4.6%
Other Means 3.5%
Worked at home 11.4%
Mean Travel Time to Work 20.1 minutes
Percent of Working Residents: (ACS 2008-2012)
Working in community of residence 32.2%
Commuting to another NH community 61.3%
Commuting out-of-state 6.5%
Municipal Parks
Boys Club/Girls Club
X Golf Courses
Swimming: Indoor Facility
Swimming: Outdoor Facility
Tennis Courts: Indoor Faclity
Tennis Courts: Outdoor Facility
Ice Skating Rink: Indoor Facility
Bowling Facilities
Performing Arts Facilities
X Tourists Attractions
X Youth Organizations (i.e., Scouts, 4-H)
X Youth Sports: Baseball
X Youth Sports: Soccer
Youth Sports: Football
Youth Sports: Basketball
Youth Sports: Hockey
X Snowmobile Trails
Bicycle Trails
Cross Country Skiing
Beach or Waterfront Recreational Area
Overnight or Day Camps
Nearest Ski Area(s): Crotched Mountain

Economic & Labor Market Information Bureau, NH Employment Security, November 2014.
Community Response Received 6/24/2014

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