Hampton is a town located in Rockingham County, New Hampshire. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 14,937.
This article describes the town as a whole. Additional demographic detail is available that describes only the more densely populated central settlement, but the area and population in that detail are also included in the aggregate numbers reported here. See also: Hampton (CDP), New Hampshire.
Hampton is located on the Atlantic coast, and home to Hampton Beach, a tourist destination. It was one of the four original New Hampshire towns chartered in 1638, and incorporated the following year.
Web Sites and Links
Hampton Beach InformationPortal and area business directory, including dining, lodging, services, and entertainment links.
Hampton Beach LifeguardsPromotes and maintains a safe beach environment for visitors. Mission statement, chain of command, beach regulations, lost child procedures, and employment requirements.
Hampton PoliceInformation on citizen services, patrol and response units, employment openings, and announcements.
Town of HamptonOfficial town website. Town departments, meeting schedules and agendas, voter information, and warrant.
Webster: HamptonOfficial statistics and information from the New Hampshire State Library.
Welcome to Hampton BeachEvents calendar, area information, local links, and live beach cam.