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New Hampshire Counties…What’s the Census? : 

New Hampshire Counties…What’s the Census? For The Fourth Graders at Alton Central School

New Hampshire is made up of ten counties. : 

New Hampshire is made up of ten counties. Can you name them all?

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Let’s start in the southwest corner and work up to the northern counties. Cheshire Hillsborough Rockingham Sullivan Merrimack Strafford Belknap Grafton Carroll Coos

You live in Alton. Do you know what county Alton is in? : 

You live in Alton. Do you know what county Alton is in? If you said Belknap County, you are correct!

Do you know how many people live in each county? : 

Do you know how many people live in each county? You can use the census data to find the answer to that question.

Can you match the census data with the correct county? : 

Can you match the census data with the correct county? 277,359 380,841 40,458 43,666 136,225 33,111 73,825 56,325 81,743 112,233 Were you surprised by the results? Can you explain why some counties had more people than you thought they would?

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Resources The map of the New Hampshire counties was found at http://www.eisinc.com/images/nh_map.gif The census data for the New Hampshire counties is from the New Hampshire government website. Go to the website below to learn more. http://www.nh.gov/oep/programs/DataCenter/Population/documents/cc-age-rac-05.XLS Created by Sherri Dinger and Susan Kessler at Chester Academy, 2007

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