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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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137 Newcastle

Portsmouth, NH | $975,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2366 | MLS#: 4414350

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579 Sagamore Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $675,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2323 | MLS#: 4414284

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321 McKinley Road

Portsmouth, NH | $339,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1176 | MLS#: 4414279

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348 Maplewood

Portsmouth, NH | $485,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1261 | MLS#: 4414179

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294 Marcy

Portsmouth, NH | $699,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1824 | MLS#: 4414043

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187 Porpoise

Portsmouth, NH | $589,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2144 | MLS#: 4413738

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663 State

Portsmouth, NH | $269,000

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 740 | MLS#: 4413719

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291 Colonial

Portsmouth, NH | $300,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1300 | MLS#: 4413717

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380 Ocean #22

Portsmouth, NH | $234,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1116 | MLS#: 4413392

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63 Spinnaker

Portsmouth, NH | $249,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1377 | MLS#: 4413349

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30 Brewster

Portsmouth, NH | $350,000

Beds: 5 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1767 | MLS#: 4413125

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26 Brewster

Portsmouth, NH | $275,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1335 | MLS#: 4413120

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250 Mckinley

Portsmouth, NH | $384,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1664 | MLS#: 4413069

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595 F.W. Hartford

Portsmouth, NH | $539,900

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2708 | MLS#: 4412993

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220 Elwyn Road

Portsmouth, NH | $418,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2204 | MLS#: 4412915

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145 Dodge

Portsmouth, NH | $369,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1701 | MLS#: 4412184

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385 Islington

Portsmouth, NH | $379,899

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1495 | MLS#: 4412101

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98 Court

Portsmouth, NH | $447,500

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1000 | MLS#: 4411869

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579 Sagamore Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $599,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2000 | MLS#: 4411298

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101 Martha

Portsmouth, NH | $295,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 912 | MLS#: 4411124

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147 State

Portsmouth, NH | $365,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1033 | MLS#: 4411111

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500 Market Street

Portsmouth, NH | $339,000

Beds: 1 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1100 | MLS#: 4410915

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420 Sherburne Road

Portsmouth, NH | $319,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1178 | MLS#: 4410818

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305 Grant Ave

Portsmouth, NH | $468,988

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 3064 | MLS#: 4410688

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402 State

Portsmouth, NH | $1,600,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 6

Sq.Ft: 3600 | MLS#: 4410383

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579 Sagamore Avenue #24

Portsmouth, NH | $509,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2174 | MLS#: 4410311

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320 F W Hartford

Portsmouth, NH | $649,000

Beds: 5 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 3650 | MLS#: 4410158

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264 Rockland

Portsmouth, NH | $349,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1070 | MLS#: 4409787

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104 Echo Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $434,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2278 | MLS#: 4409603

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500 Market Street

Portsmouth, NH | $424,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1300 | MLS#: 4408935

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225 South

Portsmouth, NH | $799,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2696 | MLS#: 4408688

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206 Northwest

Portsmouth, NH | $850,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1985 | MLS#: 4408555

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275 Islington

Portsmouth, NH | $850,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 1948 | MLS#: 4408238

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275 Islington

Portsmouth, NH | $725,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 1802 | MLS#: 4408209

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17 Gardner

Portsmouth, NH | $699,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1762 | MLS#: 4408057

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34 Garfield

Portsmouth, NH | $329,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1838 | MLS#: 4407917

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290 FW Hartford Drive

Portsmouth, NH | $559,000

Beds: 5 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 3094 | MLS#: 4407882

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3 Osprey

Portsmouth, NH | $394,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1856 | MLS#: 4407634

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165 Bartlett Street

Portsmouth, NH | $399,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1523 | MLS#: 4407629

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98 Court

Portsmouth, NH | $385,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 850 | MLS#: 4407250

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Miller Ave

Portsmouth, NH | $237,500

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 583 | MLS#: 4406746

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275 Islington

Portsmouth, NH | $795,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 1802 | MLS#: 4406702

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Portsmouth, NH | $1,365,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2674 | MLS#: 4406669

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275 Islington

Portsmouth, NH | $825,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2031 | MLS#: 4406635

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275 Islington

Portsmouth, NH | $750,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 1586 | MLS#: 4406403

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275 Islington

Portsmouth, NH | $825,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 1970 | MLS#: 4406361

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275 Islington

Portsmouth, NH | $825,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2029 | MLS#: 4406345

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183 Austin

Portsmouth, NH | $499,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1560 | MLS#: 4406009

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535 Broad

Portsmouth, NH | $400,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1428 | MLS#: 4405809

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66 GOSPORT ROAD

Portsmouth, NH | $835,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 3692 | MLS#: 4405648

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