Welcome to the Town of Northwood official website!

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.


Latest News & Announcements(view all)

Board of Selectmen

Town of Northwood Deliberative Session First and Second

Board of Selectmen

Posted Mon, Jan 22 at 10:54am

The Town of Northwood will conduct a Deliberative Session on it 2018 Budget and Warrant Articles.read more

Cable Advisory Committee

Northwood shows on LRPA

Cable Advisory Committee

Posted Thu at 04:47pm

Updated 2/22/2018 4:47 PMread more

Recreation Commission

Recreation Commissioners Wanted

Recreation Commission

Posted Apr 18, 2017

The Recreation Commission is looking for individuals who would like to by more involved with the Recreation Department and who would like to see the Recreation Department grow. There are 4 vacancies on the commission. The commission meets at 6:00 PM on the 2nd Wednesday of each month. Interested applicants are encouraged to contact the Recreation Department at sdeluca@northwoodnh.org.read more

Planning Board

Doing Business in Northwood

Planning Board

Posted Jul 06, 2016

The Northwood Planning staff, in cooperation with the Code Enforcement and Fire Department staff has prepared a new document entitled "Doing Business in Northwood."  This document will guide you through local approval process.  Click the icon at left on the home page for the document. ...read more

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