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Portsmouth New Hampshire Homes For Sale

Portsmouth is a city located in the Southeastern corner of New Hampshire in the Seacoast region of the state. It is situated in the Eastern region of Rockingham County and encompasses a total area of 16.8 square miles, 1.2 of which is water. As of the 2010 United States Census, Portsmouth was home to 21,233 people.

Before it was settled by Europeans, the area where Portsmouth now lies was inhabited by Native Americans in the Abenaki and Algonquian tribes. In 1603, the area was first explored and, in 1630, settlers began to set up along the Piscataqua River, on Strawberry Bank. Portsmouth was incorporated as a town in 1653 and named so after the town's founder, John Mason, who was formerly a captain in in Portsmouth, England. For many decades, Portsmouth served as one of the busiest ports and shipbuilding communities in the nation. In 1849, it was officially incorporated as a city.

More than 7 percent of Portsmouth's total area is made up of water, and the town includes parts of Sagamore Creek and Piscataqua River. The highest point in Portsmouth lies at Pease International Airport, where elevation reaches 110 feet above sea level. The town is home to a number of notable sites, including: USS Albacore Museum & Park, located in a decommissioned Naval submarine; The Music Hall, an 1800s-era theater; Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse, established in 1771; and Strawberry Banke Museum, a historic neighborhood featuring homes in various architectural styles. Hesser College, as well as branches of Franklin Pierce University and Southern New Hampshire University are all located in Portsmouth as well.

The town of Portsmouth is governed by an elected Board of Selectmen. It boasts a full-time police department, a municipal fire department and full- and part-time emergency medical services. Top employers in the area include HCA Portsmouth Regional Hospital, Liberty Mutual Insurance, City of Portsmouth, Portsmouth Consular Center and Bottomline Technologies. Children in the area attend schools in the City of Portsmouth School Department.

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54 Lincoln

Portsmouth, NH | $599,999

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1289 | MLS#: 4373624

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525 Maplewood Ave

Portsmouth, NH | $209,000

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 640 | MLS#: 4373441

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Miller

Portsmouth, NH | $234,900

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 583 | MLS#: 4373342

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525 Maplewood Ave

Portsmouth, NH | $239,000

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 650 | MLS#: 4373266

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525 Maplewood Ave

Portsmouth, NH | $289,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 980 | MLS#: 4373216

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525 Maplewood Ave

Portsmouth, NH | $269,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 960 | MLS#: 4373148

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284 Richards Ave

Portsmouth, NH | $249,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 797 | MLS#: 4373031

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66 State St., Unit 203

Portsmouth, NH | $529,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1098 | MLS#: 4372727

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517 New Castle Ave

Portsmouth, NH | $1,500,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 3329 | MLS#: 4372620

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201 Springbrook Circle Unit#201

Portsmouth, NH | $186,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1071 | MLS#: 4372349

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455 Greenside

Portsmouth, NH | $265,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1080 | MLS#: 4372087

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24 Harrison

Portsmouth, NH | $299,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1964 | MLS#: 4371986

62 Porpoise

Portsmouth, NH | $189,500

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 684 | MLS#: 4371847

60 Porpoise

Portsmouth, NH | $179,500

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 684 | MLS#: 4371830

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659 DENNETT STREET UNIT 2

Portsmouth, NH | $810,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2758 | MLS#: 4371667

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659 DENNETT STREET UNIT 3

Portsmouth, NH | $675,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2279 | MLS#: 4371666

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235 FW Hartford Drive

Portsmouth, NH | $485,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2810 | MLS#: 4371203

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104 Gates

Portsmouth, NH | $675,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1536 | MLS#: 4371100

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111 Stark

Portsmouth, NH | $424,900

Beds: 4 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1800 | MLS#: 4370941

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579 Sagamore Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $829,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2800 | MLS#: 4370914

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Portsmouth, NH | $450,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 2001 | MLS#: 4370789

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98 Court

Portsmouth, NH | $329,000

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 583 | MLS#: 4370734

237 Edmond

Portsmouth, NH | $328,500

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2466 | MLS#: 4370713

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418 Sherburne

Portsmouth, NH | $350,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1717 | MLS#: 4370582

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3110 Lafayette Road

Portsmouth, NH | $699,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2001 | MLS#: 4370539

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118 Richards Ave

Portsmouth, NH | $789,900

Beds: 5 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2328 | MLS#: 4370470

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250 Elwyn

Portsmouth, NH | $389,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 1752 | MLS#: 4370337

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1 Pheasant

Portsmouth, NH | $525,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2917 | MLS#: 4370115

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207 Myrtle

Portsmouth, NH | $299,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1656 | MLS#: 4369892

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52 Daniel

Portsmouth, NH | $349,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 785 | MLS#: 4369736

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22 Columbia

Portsmouth, NH | $372,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1229 | MLS#: 4369661

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29 Burkitt Street

Portsmouth, NH | $419,900

Beds: 4 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1712 | MLS#: 4369359

7 Suzanne

Portsmouth, NH | $239,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1012 | MLS#: 4368953

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98 Court

Portsmouth, NH | $399,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 850 | MLS#: 4368658

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6 Larry Lane

Portsmouth, NH | $262,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1174 | MLS#: 4368604

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892 Elwyn

Portsmouth, NH | $339,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1608 | MLS#: 4368585

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514 Middle St

Portsmouth, NH | $474,500

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2132 | MLS#: 4368567

1701 White Cedar

Portsmouth, NH | $128,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 804 | MLS#: 4368267

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3 Dwight Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $309,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2344 | MLS#: 4368146

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440 Lafayette

Portsmouth, NH | $449,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1800 | MLS#: 4367966

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366 Islington

Portsmouth, NH | $545,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 2246 | MLS#: 4367749

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871 Islington Street

Portsmouth, NH | $360,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1329 | MLS#: 4367669

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Albacore Way

Portsmouth, NH | $344,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1472 | MLS#: 4367548

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290 Pleasant Street

Portsmouth, NH | $324,900

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 785 | MLS#: 4367529

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287 Marcy

Portsmouth, NH | $525,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1600 | MLS#: 4367480

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45 Pearl

Portsmouth, NH | $650,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 7

Sq.Ft: 5640 | MLS#: 4367424

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119 Summer

Portsmouth, NH | $465,900

Beds: 4 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2065 | MLS#: 4367149

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414 State

Portsmouth, NH | $215,000

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 596 | MLS#: 4367007

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414 State

Portsmouth, NH | $215,000

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 596 | MLS#: 4367002

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1156 Woodbury

Portsmouth, NH | $592,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 3430 | MLS#: 4367001

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