Rumney is a town located in Western New Hampshire in the Dartmouth/Sunapee region of the state. It is situated in central Grafton County and encompasses a total area of 42.6 square miles,.9 of which is water. As of the 2010 United States Census, Rumney was home to 1,480 people.
The land that comprises Rumney was first granted by Governor Benning Wentworth in 1761. In 1765, the first settlers arrived in the area, most hailing from Colchester or East Haddam, Connecticut. When the original grantees failed to comply with the charter, the area was regranted in 1767. At the time, it was also incorporated as a town, taking on the name Rumney, in honor of the second Baron Romney, Robert Marsham.
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Looking for a getaway that doesn't break the bank. Here it is. This log home sits off Stinson Lake Rd only a mile to the lake and boat ramp. Cabin has lots of potential for the right people. Large living area with a nice woodstove and open concept w
This terrific, private one level living home is available for the discerning buyer. Home sits on a 2 acre lot off a private road that is only used by three residences. Only 1 mile outside the center of Rumney you are conveniently located. Only ten mi
Abutting the White Mountain National Forest, this huge, wooded lot has over 500 feet of road frontage on Buffalo Rd., a town-maintained road with easy access to power. Over 38 acres and in Current Use...this lot is within walking distance to the Bake
This house has lots of wood throughout including wide pine floors, exposed beams and tongue and groove wood walls. It also has an updated kitchen, wrap around porch and outbuildings. 2.2 acres of this lot are across Route 25 along the Baker River. Th
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Less than 3 percent of Rumney’s total area is made up of water. The town is home to the Baker River, the Rumney Rocks rock climbing area, parts of the White Mountain National Forest and the Polar Caves, glowing rock formations near the eastern border. The town includes several small villages, including West Rumney, Rumney Village, Rumney Depot and Stinson Lake. Its highest point lies at Carr Mountain, where elevation reaches 2,960 feet above sea level.
Rumney is governed by an elected Board of Selectmen. It boasts a full-time and part-time police department, a volunteer fire department and volunteer emergency medical services. Top employers in the area include Foreco/NCP, Kellys Auto, Plain Jane’s Diner, Cersosimo Lumber Company, Polar Caves and King Industries. Children in the area attend Russell Elementary School for grades kindergarten through eighth. For grades nine through 12, they attend schools in the Pemi-Baker Cooperative School District, which also services the nearby towns of Ashland, Campton, Holderness, Plymouth, Thornton and Wentworth.
For entertainment, Rumney residents can take advantage of the town’s youth organizations, campgrounds, fishing and hunting areas, boating marinas, snowmobile trails, bicycle trails and skiing opportunities. The town also boasts a public library, a recreation department and an Old Home Day celebration.