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Cities and Towns

State of New Hampshire

New Hampshire, abbreviated "NH", is in the New England region of the U.S. Its capital is Concord. There were 1,324,201 people in New Hampshire as per 2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, BLS.gov. The state ratified the US Constitution and officially became part of the country on June 21, 1788.

Please explore the cities and towns of New Hampshire, below.

Top New Hampshire College Towns

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2015-16, National Center for Education Statistics, https://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

RANKS
CITY OR TOWN
COLLEGES
STUDENTS
1 Manchester 9 68,615
2 Nashua 4 5,519
3 Concord 4 6,781
4 Portsmouth 3 2,466
5 Keene 3 5,173
6 Hudson 2 78
7 Laconia 2 1,223
8 Salem 1 0
9 Lebanon 1 28
10 West Lebanon 1 33
11 Warner 1 36
12 Merrimack 1 87
13 Hooksett 1 112
14 Somersworth 1 112
15 Bedford 1 137
16 Claremont 1 954
17 Berlin 1 1,001
18 New London 1 1,228
19 Rindge 1 2,273
20 Henniker 1 2,517

Largest New Hampshire Cities and Towns

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CITY OR TOWN POPULATION
North Conway 2,314
Alton 5,295
Barnstead 4,602
Belmont 7,325
Center Harbor 1,057
Gilford 7,140
Gilmanton 3,779
Laconia 16,075
Meredith 6,325
New Hampton 2,228
Sanbornton 2,981
Tilton 3,592
Albany 777
Bartlett 2,763
Brookfield 837
Chatham 356
Conway 10,023
Eaton 328
Effingham 1,368
Freedom 1,286

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Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

People

Total Population 1,324,201
Male Share of the Population 49.3%
Female Share of the Population 50.7%
Senior Citizens 15.3%
Employed Population 16+ 682,019
Age of the Population 42.2

Families

% of people married 52.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 34.9%
Median Earnings25+ $41,348
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $26,001
Median Earnings With High School Degree $32,844

Wealth

Median Family Income $81,726
% Above Poverty Level 91.1%
% Below Poverty Level 8.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.1%
% Using Public Transportation 0.8%

Housing

People Living Alone 25.5%
Median Gross Rent $1,000
Median House Value $237,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.9%
US/American 0.3%
English 16.8%
Irish 21%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Notable Places

Saint-Gaudens (Historic Site)
139 Saint Gaudens Road
Cornish, New Hampshire 3745
603-675-2175

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