Campton : New hampshire

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What it's Like to Retire in Campton

Campton New Hampshire is home to Blair State Forest and Livermore Falls State Forest. It is a very small town of less than 3,000 people in the foothills of the White Mountains. It is great place to retire if you like skiing and/or an active outdoor lifestyle. Photo of Livermore Falls courtesy of Wikipedia and Ken Gallager.

Where to Retire in Campton and Home Prices

You can live in the village or in the resort community near town (see Active Communities link at right).

Zillow reports the median home value to be about $148,000 in mid-2016.


What is special about Campton

The White Mountains and 2 state parks make Campton a special place. Very low crime rate.

What is not special about Campton

Cold winters and distance to any major city

Who will like retirement in Campton

People who like the outdoors and the quiet life of a village in a resort community.

Local economy is driven by


Climate and Physical Environment

Campton is in central New Hampshire in the foothills of the White Mountains.  Summer high temperatures are moderate and the median Jan. temp is less than 20.

Restaurants & Cultural Scene

Campton has a public library.


The crime rate is low.

Medical facilities

The nearest hospital is 6 miles in Plymouth, Speare Memorial.



I 93 runs near Campton.

Valuable Links

Campton town website

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Facts about CAMPTON
  • State: NH
  • Environment: Rural,Mountain,Outdoor Oriented,
  • City Population: Less than 10,000
  • Median age of Population: 25-44
  • Avg Jan Temperature: 0 -20
  • Avg July Temperature: 60-80
  • Median HH Income: 41,001-60,000
  • Average Home Price (MLS): $100,000-$200,000
  • Annual Property Tax on a $200,000 house: 2000-4000
  • Total Crime Index: <80 (Very low)
  • Cost of Living Index: <80 (Very low)
  • Culture Index: <80 (Very low)
  • State Sales Tax: No
  • State Income Tax: Yes
  • Name of the Guide: admin

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