New Hampshire Route 31

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New Hampshire Route 31 marker

New Hampshire Route 31
Map of New Hampshire Route 31
Map of southern New Hampshire with NH 31 highlighted in red
Route information
Maintained by NHDOT
Length: 56.13 mi[1] (90.33 km)
Major junctions
South end: Route 31 in Ashby, MA
  NH 101 in Wilton
US 202 / NH 47 in Bennington
NH 9 in Hillsborough
North end: NH 10 in Goshen
Location
Counties: Hillsborough, Sullivan
Highway system

New Hampshire Routes

NH 28 Bypass NH 32

New Hampshire Route 31 (abbreviated NH 31) is a 56.13-mile (90.33 km) long north–south state highway in southern New Hampshire. It runs from Mason on the Massachusetts border to Goshen.

The southern terminus of NH 31 is in Mason at the Massachusetts state line, where, as Greenville Road, the road becomes Massachusetts Route 31. The northern terminus of NH 31 is in Goshen at New Hampshire Route 10.

Route description[edit]

NH 31 intersects New Hampshire Route 124 within 500 yards (460 m) of the Massachusetts border. It passes through Greenville, Wilton, Lyndeborough, Greenfield, Bennington, Antrim, Hillsborough, Windsor, and Washington on its way to Goshen.

NH 31 runs concurrent with New Hampshire Route 9 for a distance of approximately 3.7 miles (6.0 km) where it passes on the west side of Franklin Pierce Lake in the town of Hillsborough. In other places, the road merges with U.S. Route 202 and New Hampshire Route 101 for a distance.

Junction list[edit]

County Location Mile km Destinations Notes
Hillsborough Mason 0.00 0.00 Route 31 south (Greenville Road) Massachusetts-New Hampshire line
0.6 1.0 NH 124 (Barrett Hill Road/Old Turnpike Road)
Greenville 3.4 5.5 NH 123 south (Mason Road) Southern end of NH 31/NH 123 concurrency
3.6 5.8 NH 123 north (Pleasant Street) Northern end of NH 31/NH 123 concurrency
Wilton 9.3 15.0 NH 101 west (Gibbons Highway) Western end of NH 31/NH 101 concurrency
11.3 18.2 NH 101 east (Gibbons Highway) Eastern end of NH 31/NH 101 concurrency
Greenfield 22.2 35.7 NH 136 east (Francestown Road) Eastern end of NH 31/NH 136 concurrency
22.3 35.9 NH 136 west (Forest Road) Western end of NH 31/NH 136 concurrency
Bennington 27.4 44.1 NH 47 Western terminus of NH 47
27.7 44.6 US 202 south (Concord Street) Southern end of US 202/NH 31 concurrency
Antrim 30.0 48.3 US 202 north (Concord Street) Northern end of US 202/NH 31 concurrency
34.3 55.2 NH 9 west (Franklin Pierce Highway) Western end of NH 9/NH 31 concurrency
Hillsborough 38.0 61.2 NH 9 east (Franklin Pierce Highway) Eastern end of NH 9/NH 31 concurrency
Sullivan Goshen 56.1 90.3 NH 10 (Mill Village Road) Northern terminus of NH 31
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Local road names[edit]

Route 31 uses the following names as it passes through different towns:

Mason
  • Greenville Road
Greenville
Wilton
  • Greenville Road
  • Gibbons Highway (concurrency with NH 101)
  • Island Street
  • Burns Hill Road
  • Forest Road
Lyndeborough
  • Forest Road
Greenfield
  • Forest Road
  • Sawmill Road
Bennington
  • Greenfield Road
  • School Street
  • Pierce Road
  • Hancock Road
  • concurrency with U.S. Route 202
Antrim
Hillsborough
  • Franklin Pierce Highway (concurrency with NH 9)
  • Second New Hampshire Turnpike
Windsor
  • Second New Hampshire Turnpike
Washington
  • Main Street
Goshen
  • Washington Road
  • Mill Village Road

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