Canaan Real Estate

Neighborhoods/Developments in Canaan, NH

Name Type
Andres Lane and Switch Road Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Blackwater Road Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
BOULDER DRIVE Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Canaan St Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
CANAAN STREET Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Cider Mill Road Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
EVANS LANE Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Fernwood Farms Road Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
First Street Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
FOLIAGE VIEW Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Goose Pond Rd Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
GORE ROAD Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Grafton Turnpike Road Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
GRANITE WAY Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Gristmill Hill Road Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
IBEY ROAD Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
JERUSALEM Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Lindsay Lane Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Lunar Drive Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
May Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
NH ROUTE 118 Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Orange Rd Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
SANDS O, TIME RD Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
South Road Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Talbert Hill Rd. Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
Townhouse Road Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
US Route 4 Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood
US Rte. 4 Real Estate For Sale Neighborhood

Canaan is a town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States. It is the location of Mascoma State Forest.

Chartered in 1761 by Governor Benning Wentworth, the town was named after the hometown of many early settlers, Canaan, Connecticut, which had been named for the biblical land of Canaan. It was settled in the winter of 1766-1767 by John Scofield, who arrived with all his belongings on a hand sled.

According to the US census, the town has a total area of 55.0 square miles, of which 53.2 sq mi is land and 1.8 sq mi is water, comprising 3.31% of the town. Canaan is drained by the Indian River and Mascoma River. Canaan Street Lake is in the center, and Goose Pond is in the northwest. Canaan lies almost fully within the Connecticut River watershed except for a tiny part of the northeast of the town, which is in the Merrimack River watershed.

As of the 2010 census, there were 3,909 people residing in the town, and according to the 2000 census there were 1,279 households, and 929 families residing in the town. The population density was 62.4 people per square mile. There were 1,588 housing units at an average density of 29.8 per square mile.

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