Bath Real Estate
Neighborhoods/Developments in Bath, NH
Bath is a town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States.
Now a tourist destination and bedroom community for Littleton, the town is noted for its historic architecture, including the Brick Store and three covered bridges. The town includes the village of Swiftwater and part of the district known as Mountain Lakes.
The town was granted to the Rev. Andrew Gardner and 61 others on September 10, 1761 by Governor Benning Wentworth, who named it for William Pulteney, 1st Earl of Bath. It was first settled in 1765 by John Herriman from Haverhill, Massachusetts. But the terms of the original grant were unfulfilled, so Bath was regranted on March 29, 1769 by Governor John Wentworth.
According to the US census, the town has a total area of 38.6 square miles, of which 37.7 square miles is land and 0.9 square miles is water, comprising 2.31% of the town. The highest points in Bath are a trio of knobs on Gardner Mountain, all found near the northernmost point in town and all measuring slightly greater than 1,980 feet above sea level. The Connecticut River forms the western boundary of the town; the Ammonoosuc and Wild Ammonoosuc rivers flow through the town. Bath lies fully within the Connecticut River watershed.
The village of Swiftwater is located along Route 112, near the town's boundary with Haverhill.
As of the 2010 census, there were 1,077 people residing in the town, and according to the 2000 census there were 350 households, and 253 families residing in the town. The population density was 23.4 people per square mile. There were 450 housing units at an average density of 11.8 per square mile.
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