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Newfound Area School District

Newfound Lake is central to the Newfound Area.

Newfound Lake is 6 miles long and 2.5 miles wide. The lake, at its deepest point, is 183 feet. The lake is situated within the towns of Bristol, Bridgewater, Alexandria, and Hebron. It is home to the following islands: Mayhew Island (Camp Mayhew can be found on this island), Wolf Island, Cliff Island, Belle Island, and Loon Island. There are 22 miles of shoreline and the lake holds 98 billion gallons of water. Wellington State Park, the largest fresh water swimming beach in NH, covers 204 acres and is found on the west side of the lake.

2016-2017 Tax Rates per Town (per $1,000 of assessed valuation) Town Local Ed

Other Local $ 7.11 $ 10.00 $ 4.58 $ 8.97 $ 3.21 $ 5.73 $ 7.80

State Ed $ 2.18 $ 2.29 $ 2.45 $ 2.56 $ 3.43 $ 2.33 $ 2.20

Total Tax Rate

Alexandria

$ 11.71 $ 8.33 $ 2.40 $ 11.47 $ 5.06 $ .26 $ 7.99

$ 21.00 $ 20.62 $ 9.43 $ 23.00 $ 11.70 $ 8.32 $ 17.99

Bristol

Bridgewater

Danbury Groton Hebron

New Hampton

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