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Laconia, New Hampshire

Laconia, New Hampshire
Full nameLaconia, New Hampshire
Official nameLaconia, New Hampshire
Settlement typeCity
MottoCity on the Lakes
CountryUnited States
StateNew Hampshire
TypeCouncil � manager government
MayorMichael Seymour
City ManagerEileen Cabanel
Total Area26.6 sq mi (68.9 km2)
Land Area20.3 sq mi (52.6 km2)
Water Area6.3 sq mi (16.3 km2)
Elevation502 ft (153 m)
Total Population15951 (2010)
Other information
Time zoneEastern (UTC-5)
- Summer (DST)Eastern (UTC-4)
ZIP codes03246, 03247, 03249
Area code603
FIPS code33-40180
GNIS feature ID0867917

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Laconia is a city in Belknap County, New Hampshire, United States. The population was 15,951 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Belknap County. Laconia, situated near Lake Winnipesaukee, includes the villages of Lakeport and Weirs Beach. Each June for nine days beginning on the Saturday of the weekend before Father's Day and ending on Father's Day, the city hosts Laconia Motorcycle Week, also more simply known as 'bike week', one of the country's largest rallies, and each winter, the Laconia World Championship Sled Dog Derby. Laconia includes a branch of the New Hampshire Community Technical Colleges.

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