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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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155 Echo Ave

Portsmouth, NH | $254,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1172 | MLS#: 4349728

361 Dennett

Portsmouth, NH | $439,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1668 | MLS#: 4349677

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421 Dennett

Portsmouth, NH | $389,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1400 | MLS#: 4349669

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165 Bartlett Street

Portsmouth, NH | $389,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1523 | MLS#: 4349650

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1039 Islington St

Portsmouth, NH | $279,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1228 | MLS#: 4349441

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703 Springbrook Circle

Portsmouth, NH | $172,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1071 | MLS#: 4349410

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121 Eastwood Drive

Portsmouth, NH | $429,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2028 | MLS#: 4349381

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777 Middle Road

Portsmouth, NH | $169,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1080 | MLS#: 4349212

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96 Sparhawk

Portsmouth, NH | $399,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1240 | MLS#: 4348991

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70 Meadow Rd

Portsmouth, NH | $369,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1944 | MLS#: 4348576

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45 Sheffield

Portsmouth, NH | $355,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1128 | MLS#: 4348451

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55 Congress

Portsmouth, NH | $261,000

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 847 | MLS#: 4348355

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886 Banfield

Portsmouth, NH | $319,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1638 | MLS#: 4347946

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1393 Islington St

Portsmouth, NH | $364,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2045 | MLS#: 4347939

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579 Sagamore Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $649,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2000 | MLS#: 4347910

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241 Islington

Portsmouth, NH | $400,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1200 | MLS#: 4347885

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65 Griffin

Portsmouth, NH | $269,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 2180 | MLS#: 4347878

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1393 Islington St

Portsmouth, NH | $364,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2045 | MLS#: 4347850

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102 Bluefish Boulevard

Portsmouth, NH | $189,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1500 | MLS#: 4347610

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122 Bluefish Boulevard

Portsmouth, NH | $219,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1500 | MLS#: 4347608

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124 Bluefish Boulevard

Portsmouth, NH | $159,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1500 | MLS#: 4347602

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250 McKinley

Portsmouth, NH | $364,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1650 | MLS#: 4347538

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401 State Street

Portsmouth, NH | $511,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1750 | MLS#: 4347246

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71 Prospect Street

Portsmouth, NH | $309,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1492 | MLS#: 4346919

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205 Wibird Street

Portsmouth, NH | $675,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2653 | MLS#: 4346848

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17 Oak

Portsmouth, NH | $294,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1260 | MLS#: 4346805

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71 Middle Road

Portsmouth, NH | $367,700

Beds: 4 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 2186 | MLS#: 4346779

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37 Staysail Way

Portsmouth, NH | $225,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1004 | MLS#: 4346774

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380 Ocean Rd

Portsmouth, NH | $214,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1020 | MLS#: 4346739

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105 Thornton St

Portsmouth, NH | $389,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1488 | MLS#: 4346730

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43 Cornwall Street

Portsmouth, NH | $389,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1351 | MLS#: 4346573

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198 Islington Street

Portsmouth, NH | $334,900

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 738 | MLS#: 4346138

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314 Islington St

Portsmouth, NH | $224,900

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 683 | MLS#: 4345442

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233 Vaughan Street

Portsmouth, NH | $3,500,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 4304 | MLS#: 4345416

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233 Vaughan Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,585,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2751 | MLS#: 4345409

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201 Summer St

Portsmouth, NH | $399,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1417 | MLS#: 4345405

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201 Summer St

Portsmouth, NH | $399,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1417 | MLS#: 4345401

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401 State

Portsmouth, NH | $499,000

Beds: 1 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1381 | MLS#: 4345263

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5 Sanderling

Portsmouth, NH | $295,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1344 | MLS#: 4345197

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295 Cabot

Portsmouth, NH | $389,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1725 | MLS#: 4345067

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38 Columbia #3

Portsmouth, NH | $449,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1600 | MLS#: 4344981

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391 Miller

Portsmouth, NH | $624,900

Beds: 5 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2129 | MLS#: 4344813

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199 Lincoln Ave

Portsmouth, NH | $369,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1040 | MLS#: 4344668

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79 Lois Street

Portsmouth, NH | $389,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2881 | MLS#: 4344613

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197 Madison

Portsmouth, NH | $219,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 850 | MLS#: 4344519

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401 State St.

Portsmouth, NH | $244,300

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 810 | MLS#: 4344451

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400 Middle Rd

Portsmouth, NH | $349,900

Beds: 4 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1746 | MLS#: 4344245

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50 ORCHARD STREET

Portsmouth, NH | $399,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1603 | MLS#: 4343757

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50 ORCHARD STREET

Portsmouth, NH | $399,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1603 | MLS#: 4343573

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447 Ocean

Portsmouth, NH | $245,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1161 | MLS#: 4343409

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