On behalf of the Rockingham County Board of
Commissioners, "Welcome to Rockingham County, the Commerce Center of
Southern New Hampshire". Our County has been cited on numerous
occasions as one of the best locations in which to establish a home
and a thriving business. The City of Portsmouth, New Hampshire (in
Rockingham County) has most recently been identified by Money
Magazine as the fifth best place to live in the United States. This
has been accomplished by providing our residents with outstanding
opportunities in education, strategic business location, a skilled
labor force, no state income tax and an excellent quality of life.
Rockingham County has always emphasized its many advantages for
new business opportunities such as our central location (located on
New Hampshire's Seacoast/60 minutes north of Boston), multiple forms
of easy-access transportation and the County's most important
resource - a talented and dedicated work force.
While browsing through this website you will note the numerous
advantages to locating your business and residence in Rockingham
County. Whether you are looking for a rural setting or the
excitement of a large city, Rockingham County is the place for you.
We invite you to explore our County and enjoy the many leisure and
cultural facilities, you'll be glad you did!
Rockingham County Commissioners