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Rye is a town in Rockingham County, in the Boston-Cambridge-Quincy metro area.
The community was named for Rye, England.
The latitude of Rye is 43.013N. The longitude is -70.771W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 0 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 5,182.
Site of a receiving station for the first Atlantic cable, laid in 1874
Sections below provide additional information and links about Rye demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Rockingham County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Portsmouth-Rochester area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 03870 ZIP code.
10% of Rye residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Rye ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Rye was $36,746, compared with $21,587 nationally.
53% of Rye residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Rye, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $803. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,561.
Libraries in Rye include Rye Public Library ... View libraries
Rockingham County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Rye political report.
The average commute time for Rye workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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