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Demographics

People

Total Population516
Male Share of the Population49.4%
Female Share of the Population50.6%
Senior Citizens21.9%
Employed Population 16+283
Age of the Population50

Families

% of people married54%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher51.9%
Median Earnings25+$30,909
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$83,750
% Above Poverty Level94%
% Below Poverty Level6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home10.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone23.7%
Median Gross Rent$969
Median House Value$246,900

Ancestry

English17.2%
Irish17.1%
Canadian12%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11%
German11%
French Except Basque8.1%
Polish7.6%
Italian7%
Scottish4.8%
Greek3.5%
Russian2.3%
Czech2.3%
Swedish1.9%
Norwegian1.6%
Portuguese1.4%
Dutch1.4%
Finnish1.2%
Swiss0.6%
Croatian0.4%
Lithuanian0.4%
Austrian0.4%
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Nelson Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cheshire County
Standard Zip Codes3457
Phone Area Codes603
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude42.99
Approximate Longitude-72.12

Nelson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationSURRY MOUNTAIN LAKE
Distance9.4 miles
Jan Temp7 to 30 F
Apr Temp32 to 54 F
Jul Temp56 to 80 F
Oct Temp33 to 59 F
Annual Precip40.6 inches
StationPETERBORO 2 S
Distance13.4 miles
Jan Temp9 to 30 F
Apr Temp32 to 54 F
Jul Temp56 to 79 F
Oct Temp35 to 58 F
Annual Precip44.6 inches
StationMOUNT SUNAPEE
Distance23.8 miles
Jan Temp13 to 30 F
Apr Temp34 to 55 F
Jul Temp59 to 80 F
Oct Temp39 to 58 F
Annual Precip43.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dublin1,475$83,889
Hancock1,829$98,947
Harrisville951$73,500
Marlborough1,908$72,750
Stoddard1,136$83,542
Sullivan725$65,938

Nelson Public Libraries

Olivia Rodham Memorial Library
1 NELSON COMMON ROAD
Nelson, New Hampshire
(603) 847-3214

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Nelson Public Schools

Nelson Elementary School
441 Granite Lake Rd.
ZIP: 3457
(603) 847-3408
Primary
Total Enrollment 62
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