Effingham New Hampshire Homes For Sale

Effingham is a town located in Eastern New Hampshire in the Lakes region of the state. It is situated in Eastern Carroll County and encompasses a total of 39.6 square miles, only 1.2 of which is land As of the 2010 United States Census, Effingham was home to 1,465 people.

Effingham was first settled by the Leavitt family, who hailed from nearby Hampton. Because of this, the early settlement was referred to as "Leavitt's Town." Governor Benning Wentforth officially granted the town in 1749, at which point it was renamed Effingham, after the Earls of Effingham whom Wentworth was related to. Effingham was incorporated as a town in 1778 and, for many years, was mostly a mill town, boasting multiple saw mills, grist mills and factories.

The town of Effingham boasts 1.2 square miles of water, which amounts to nearly 3 percent of its total area. Bodies of water in the area include Ossipee River, Ossipee Lake, Broad Bay, Berry Bay, Province Lake, Pine River, South River and Saco River. Effingham is also home to the first normal school (teacher's college) in the state of New Hampshire.

Effingham is governed by an elected Board of Selectmen. The town boasts a full-time police department, a volunteer fire department and volunteer medical services. The top employers in the area include Lakeview Neurorehab, Thermalarm Products Inc. and Boyles Family Market. Children in Effingham attend school in the Governor Wentworth Regional School District, which also serves the nearby towns of Brookfield, New Durham, Ossipee, Tuftonboro and Wolfeboro.

For recreational activities and entertainment, Effingham residents can enjoy the town's various golf courses, youth organizations and sports leagues, campgrounds, fishing and hunting areas, boating marinas, bicycle and snowmobile trails and cross country skiing. The town also has its own public library, which is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

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152 Bailey Road

Effingham, NH | $549,000

Beds: 5 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 3100 | MLS#: 4720042

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225 Simon Hill Road

Effingham, NH | $479,900

Beds: 4 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2714 | MLS#: 4623489

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186 Huntress Bridge Road

Effingham, NH | $439,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2258 | MLS#: 4723464

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86 Rumney Hill Road

Effingham, NH | $389,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1532 | MLS#: 4719002

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20 Rumney Hill Road

Effingham, NH | $349,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2736 | MLS#: 4713597

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100 Bailey Road

Effingham, NH | $339,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 740 | MLS#: 4712398

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67 Ryefield Road

Effingham, NH | $325,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2709 | MLS#: 4714811

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40 Glen Avenue

Effingham, NH | $289,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2115 | MLS#: 4675578

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82 NH Route 25

Effingham, NH | $285,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2058 | MLS#: 4726613

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251 High Watch Road

Effingham, NH | $275,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2949 | MLS#: 4720995

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49 Colcord Hill Road

Effingham, NH | $259,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2520 | MLS#: 4704205

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94 Wilkinson Swamp Road

Effingham, NH | $259,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1766 | MLS#: 4725981

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49 Henry Drive

Effingham, NH | $229,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1642 | MLS#: 4697087

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140 Green Mountain Road

Effingham, NH | $220,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1800 | MLS#: 4724111

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196 Elm Street

Effingham, NH | $214,196

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1440 | MLS#: 4705872

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60 Woodland Way

Effingham, NH | $210,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1752 | MLS#: 4682859

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101 Nutter Road

Effingham, NH | $195,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1296 | MLS#: 4724225

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8 Garfield Avenue

Effingham, NH | $159,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1200 | MLS#: 4723527

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1004 Province Lake Road

Effingham, NH | $159,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1834 | MLS#: 4694574

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13 Jack Russell Road

Effingham, NH | $115,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 880 | MLS#: 4694424

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159 School Street

Effingham, NH | $105,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1145 | MLS#: 4696439

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1308 Province Lake Road

Effingham, NH | $99,900

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 384 | MLS#: 4712647

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51 Iron Works Road

Effingham, NH | $95,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1601 | MLS#: 4694455

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101 Granite Road

Effingham, NH | $55,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 910 | MLS#: 4727851

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