🇺🇸 Exeter is a town in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States.Exeter was the county seat until 1997, when county offices were moved to neighboring Brentwood. Home to the Phillips Exeter Academy, a private university-preparatory school, Exeter is situated where the Exeter River feeds the tidal Squamscott River. Exeter is named after the historic city in Devon, England.
Economy In 1990 the SIGARMS, Inc. company moved to Exeter. When it was bought by Michael Lüke and Thomas Ortmeier in October 2000, the name was changed to SIG Sauer Inc. Today, SIG Sauer is one of the world's largest firearms manufacturing entities. Bauer Hockey's global headquarters is in Exeter.
Exeter has a population of over 16,049 people. Exeter also forms part of the wider Rockingham County which has a population of over 314,176 people. Exeter is situated 47 km west of Manchester.