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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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86 Colonial

Portsmouth, NH | $249,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1046 | MLS#: 4381191

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248 Peverly Hill Road

Portsmouth, NH | $349,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1925 | MLS#: 4381070

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501 Springbrook

Portsmouth, NH | $165,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1071 | MLS#: 4380588

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507 Dennett

Portsmouth, NH | $299,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1661 | MLS#: 4380361

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451 Peverly Hill

Portsmouth, NH | $249,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 936 | MLS#: 4380328

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777 Middle Road Unit 10

Portsmouth, NH | $159,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1080 | MLS#: 4380305

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20 ALBACORE

Portsmouth, NH | $354,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1440 | MLS#: 4380287

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36 Madison

Portsmouth, NH | $569,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2024 | MLS#: 4380125

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36 Madison Street

Portsmouth, NH | $569,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2054 | MLS#: 4380120

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279 Richards

Portsmouth, NH | $349,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 823 | MLS#: 4380087

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99 Porpoise

Portsmouth, NH | $207,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 684 | MLS#: 4380019

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77 Hanover

Portsmouth, NH | $899,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1879 | MLS#: 4379869

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133 Islington

Portsmouth, NH | $509,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1662 | MLS#: 4379726

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77 Hanover Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,295,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2103 | MLS#: 4379488

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30 Madison Street

Portsmouth, NH | $589,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2110 | MLS#: 4379400

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54 Mason Ave

Portsmouth, NH | $308,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1278 | MLS#: 4379333

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51 Islington

Portsmouth, NH | $695,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1414 | MLS#: 4379303

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249 Islington

Portsmouth, NH | $459,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1079 | MLS#: 4378905

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152 Hillside

Portsmouth, NH | $550,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 3230 | MLS#: 4378560

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1 Jackson Hill

Portsmouth, NH | $460,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1374 | MLS#: 4378536

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1039 Islington

Portsmouth, NH | $259,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1228 | MLS#: 4378441

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Portsmouth, NH | $464,900

Beds: 5 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 3335 | MLS#: 4377741

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220 State

Portsmouth, NH | $335,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 800 | MLS#: 4377558

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Dodge Ave

Portsmouth, NH | $394,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2016 | MLS#: 4377547

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284 New Castle

Portsmouth, NH | $750,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2141 | MLS#: 4377141

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5 Old Parish Way

Portsmouth, NH | $559,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2054 | MLS#: 4377017

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5 Old Parish Way

Portsmouth, NH | $559,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2054 | MLS#: 4377006

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110 Woodbury Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $379,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1721 | MLS#: 4376473

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99 Meadow

Portsmouth, NH | $375,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2097 | MLS#: 4376410

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160 Middle

Portsmouth, NH | $1,200,000

Beds: 5 | Baths: 6

Sq.Ft: 4681 | MLS#: 4376304

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240 Holly

Portsmouth, NH | $255,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1104 | MLS#: 4376165

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90 Fleet Street

Portsmouth, NH | $219,900

Beds: 1 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 600 | MLS#: 4375855

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263 Woodbury Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $439,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1744 | MLS#: 4375696

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992 South St

Portsmouth, NH | $439,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1600 | MLS#: 4375520

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233 Vaughan Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,690,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2810 | MLS#: 4375279

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417 Lafayette Road

Portsmouth, NH | $439,900

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1931 | MLS#: 4375240

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752 South

Portsmouth, NH | $629,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2361 | MLS#: 4374960

1474 Islington St

Portsmouth, NH | $329,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 960 | MLS#: 4374949

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92 Coakley Rd

Portsmouth, NH | $569,900

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2620 | MLS#: 4374828

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3 Osprey

Portsmouth, NH | $364,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1856 | MLS#: 4374826

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Lang

Portsmouth, NH | $629,900

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2808 | MLS#: 4374112

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142 Spinnaker Way

Portsmouth, NH | $339,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2133 | MLS#: 4373901

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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 | $279,000

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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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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