Henniker NH (population 4,836) is a 5-member Board of Selectmen government with a Town Administrator and annual town meeting. Henniker has 1,927 housing units, a median household income of $73,472 and an Unemployment Rate of 5.2% (2010 figures). The three largest employers are the Henniker School District, New England College and Michie Corp.
Local elected officials for Town of Henniker include: Selectmen, Planning Board Members, Town Clerk/Tax Collector, Library Trustees, Water Commissioners, Cemetery Trustees and Trustees of the Trust Funds. Local elections are held in March.
The Town of Henniker provides the following services to its citizens: 24/7 police force, road maintenance, street lights, transfer & recycling center, fire & rescue services, emergency management, property assessments, permits, planning & zoning regulations, vehicle registration, emergency welfare, parks and properties, recreation, a town health officer, vital records management and animal control.
PLEASE NOTE: the Tucker Free Library and public schools (SAU 24) are separate political entities and have separate websites. There is also a thriving Senior Center (partially funded by the town) at White Birch Community Center. See above ''HIGHLIGHTS'' for links.