Welcome to the Town of Pittsfield official website!

Pittsfield is a small rural community of about 4500 residents, located in Merrimack County, nestled in the Suncook Valley region of NH approx. 600' above sea level. Pittsfield is known for its beautiful landscape, farm land, country setting and the well-known Hot Air Balloon Festival that takes place every August.

The historic downtown village of Pittsfield offers a high school, elementary school, library, grocery store, two banks, restaurants, auto repair shops, gas station, dentist office, post office, drug store, hardware store, NH State Liquor Store and many other small businesses which serve our residents. Everything in the downtown village is within walking distance. Pittsfield is also home to Globe Manufacturing Company, LLC; a world leader in firefighter suit manufacturing and employs nearly 400 people. Globe Manufacturing has been in Pittsfield, NH since 1901.

Use the links on the left to find town government and department information as well as local news and events.

If you are new to the area, or considering moving to Pittsfield, see our Resources for New Residents.

Latest News & Announcements(view all)

Board of Selectmen

New Town Administrator

Board of Selectmen

Posted Mon at 12:42pm

The Board of Selectmen announces the appointment of Earle "Sandy" Wingate as Interim Town Administrator.read more

Welfare Office Closed

Welfare Department

Posted Thu, Jun 25 at 07:20pm

The Welfare Office will be closed from July 7 through July 10.read more

Housing Standards Agency

Housing Standards, New Email Address

Housing Standards Agency

Posted Tue, Jun 23 at 02:45pm

Effective immediately   hsa@pittsfieldnh.gov is the email address for the Pittsfield Housing Standards Agency

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