|New Hampshire's 1st congressional district|
New Hampshire's 1st congressional district since January 3, 2013
|Population (2017 ACS)||673,194|
Politically, the 1st district is one of the most competitive congressional districts in the country, with a Cook Partisan Voting Index of R+2. As of 2019[update], the district has changed hands in six of the last seven elections, with an incumbent losing re-election in five instances.
Cities and towns in the district
The district includes:
- all of Belknap County except the town of Center Harbor
- all of Carroll County
- the town of Campton in Grafton County
- the communities of Bedford, Goffstown, Manchester, and Merrimack in Hillsborough County
- the town of Hooksett in Merrimack County
- all of Rockingham County except the towns of Atkinson, Deerfield, Northwood, Salem, and Windham
- all of Strafford County
List of members representing the district
District organized from New Hampshire's At-large congressional district in 1847
District election results from presidential races:
|2000||President||George W. Bush 49% – Al Gore 46%|
|2004||President||George W. Bush 51% – John Kerry 48%|
|2008||President||Barack Obama 53% – John McCain 47%|
|2012||President||Barack Obama 50% – Mitt Romney 49%|
|2016||President||Donald Trump 48% – Hillary Clinton 47%|
|2020||President||Joe Biden 52% – Donald Trump 46%|
Election results from statewide races:
|2016||Governor||Chris Sununu 50% – Colin Van Ostern 45%|
|Senate||Kelly Ayotte 49% – Maggie Hassan 47%|
|2018||Governor||Chris Sununu 55% – Molly Kelly 44%|
|2020||Senate||Jeanne Shaheen 56% – Corky Messner 41%|
Historical district boundaries
- Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
- Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
- Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present
- "ACS Demographic and Housing Estimates: 2013 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates (DP05)". U.S. Census Bureau American Factfinder. Retrieved January 14, 2015.
- "Partisan Voting Index – Districts of the 115th Congress" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. April 7, 2017. Retrieved April 7, 2017.
- "NH-SOS - NHSOS". sos.nh.gov. Retrieved 2020-10-30.