New Hampshire Demographic Data

New Hampshire Demographic Summary

  • Population: 1,320,718
  • Area: 9,348.00 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 8,952.00 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 396.00 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 141.28 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 298.56 ft
  • Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (GMT -5)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

New Hampshire Heat Map by County Population

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New Hampshire Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
672,892
50.6%
50.8
Male
657,716
49.4%
49.2
Total Population
1,330,610
 
 

New Hampshire Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
63,509
4.8% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
69,829
5.2% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
79,666
6.0% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
91,751
6.9% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
88,639
6.7% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
155,315
11.7% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
156,414
11.8% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
205,373
15.4% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
110,385
8.3% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
91,370
6.9% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
129,371
9.7% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
61,183
4.6% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
27,803
2.1% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
1,067,280
80.2%
77.1
Female
544,369
51.0%
51.4%
Male
522,908
49.0%
48.6%
21 Years and over
1,009,120
75.8%
72.9
62 Years and over
270,870
20.4%
18.3
65 Years and over
218,357
16.4%
14.9
Female
118,949
54.5%
55.9%
Male
99,408
45.5%
44.1%
Median Age (years)
43

New Hampshire Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
1,308,050
98.3% 
96.9
White
1,245,260
93.6% 
73.1
Black or African American
21,292
1.6% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
1,561
0.1% 
0.8
Asian
34,014
2.6% 
5.4
Asian Indian
11,202
0.8% 
1.2
Chinese
5,954
0.4% 
1.3
Filipino
2,728
0.2% 
0.9
Japanese
799
0.1% 
0.2
Korean
2,799
0.2% 
0.5
Vietnamese
2,033
0.2% 
0.5
Other Asian
8,499
0.6% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
254
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
NR
NR 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
NR
NR 
0.0
Samoan
NR
NR 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
NR
NR 
0.1
Some Other Race
5,663
0.4% 
4.8
Two or More Races
22,562
1.7% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
44,355
3.3% 
17.6
Mexican
5,558
0.4% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
14,961
1.1% 
1.7
Cuban
1,634
0.1% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
22,202
1.7% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
1,286,250
96.7% 
82.4

New Hampshire Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
18,249
1.9% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
46,392
4.9% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
267,078
28.5% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
179,983
19.2% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
91,199
9.7% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
205,513
21.9% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
128,800
13.7% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
64,641
6.8%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
872,573
93.0%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
334,313
35.6%
30.6

New Hampshire Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
333,734
29.9%
33.5
Now Married
571,010
51.1%
47.5
Divorced
138,604
12.4%
11.0
Separated
12,133
1.1%
2.1
Widowed
62,123
5.6%
5.8

New Hampshire Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
1,167,850
92.2%
78.5%
Languages other than english
99,248
7.8%
21.5%
Spanish
26,402
2.1%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
45,287
3.6%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
20,923
1.7%
3.5%
Other Languages
6,636
0.5%
1.0%

New Hampshire Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
20,930
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
17,770
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
42,725
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
38,962
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
61,543
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
92,025
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
75,714
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
89,954
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
40,261
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
37,731
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
70,303
 
55,775
Per capita income
35,925
 
29,979

New Hampshire Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
6,034
0.8%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
59,727
8.4%
9.8
Construction
47,114
6.6%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
179,012
25.1%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
45,261
6.3%
6.5
Information
15,180
2.1%
2.1
Manufacturing
90,748
12.7%
10.3
Other services except public administration
29,389
4.1%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
77,758
10.9%
11.3
Public administration
26,044
3.7%
4.6
Retail trade
87,537
12.3%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
28,853
4.0%
5.1
Wholesale trade
20,656
2.9%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
60,856
8.5%
9.0
Management, professional, and related occupations
286,270
40.1%
37.1
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
83,582
11.7%
12.3
Sales and office occupations
169,398
23.7%
23.6
Service occupations
113,207
15.9%
18.0

New Hampshire Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
696,314
 
148,324,000
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
564,577
81.1%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
52,340
7.5%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
6,198
0.9%
5.2
Walked
19,112
2.7%
2.8
Other means
8,663
1.2%
1.8
Worked at home
45,424
6.5%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
28.0
 
26.0

New Hampshire Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
25,711
5.0%
8.9
1 vehicles
157,999
30.5%
33.5
2 vehicles
219,020
42.3%
37.2
3 or more
114,885
22.2%
20.3

New Hampshire Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
0
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
517,615
83.1%
87.7
Owner Occupied
366,739
70.9%
63.0
Renter Occupied
150,876
29.1%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
104,989
16.9%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy rate
2
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
3
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0

New Hampshire Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
622,604
1 room
9,224
1.5%
2.3
2 rooms
14,932
2.4%
2.5
3 rooms
53,835
8.6%
9.0
4 rooms
103,444
16.6%
16.6
5 rooms
117,101
18.8%
20.0
6 rooms
112,236
18.0%
17.9
7 rooms
80,396
12.9%
12.1
8 rooms
56,870
9.1%
8.5
9 rooms or more
74,566
12.0%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 

New Hampshire Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
622,604
134,794,000
1-unit, detached
393,169
63.1%
61.4
1-unit, attached
34,560
5.6%
5.8
2-units
35,601
5.7%
3.7
3 or 4 units
34,727
5.6%
4.5
5 to 9 units
31,809
5.1%
4.8
10 to 19 units
19,681
3.2%
4.6
20 or more units
38,128
6.1%
8.8
Mobile home
34,670
5.6%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
259
0.0%
0.1

New Hampshire Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
128,403
20.6%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
23,773
3.8%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
44,439
7.1%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
52,796
8.5%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
93,464
15.0%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
123,672
19.9%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
67,414
10.8%
14.0%
2000 to 2004
2005 or later

New Hampshire Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
103,292
20.0%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
78,670
15.2%
4.7
Electricity
46,002
8.9%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
232,674
45.0%
5.1
Coal or coke
674
0.1%
0.1
Wood
42,472
8.2%
2.0
Solar energy
488
0.1%
0.1
Other fuel
10,268
2.0%
0.5
No fuel used
3,075
0.6%
1.2

New Hampshire Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
245,829
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
530
0.2%
11.0%
$500 to $999
17,052
6.9%
42.7%
$2,500 to $2,999
24,834
10.1%
1.7%
$3,000 or more
25,565
10.4%
1.5%
$2,000 to $2,499
49,030
19.9%
4.1%
$1,000 to 1,499
57,398
23.3%
$1,500 to 1,999
71,420
29.1%
Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
92,386
37.7%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
49,666
20.2%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
30,610
12.5%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
19,955
8.1%
7.3%
35.0% or more
52,745
21.5%
22.3%
Not Computed
467
NR
NR

New Hampshire Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
144,478 
 
41,410,200 
$1,000 to $1,499
53,923
37.3%
27.9%
$1,500 to $1,999
16,001
11.1%
11.0%
$2,000 to $2,499
3,132
2.2%
4.1%
$2,500 to $2,999
658
0.5%
1.7%
$3,000 or more
789
0.5%
1.5%
$500 to $999
55,781
38.6%
42.7%
Less than $500
14,194
9.8%
11.0%
No Cash Rent
6,398
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
1,017
NR
959
Rent Payment as Percentage of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
16,373
11.5%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
20,617
14.4%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
19,815
13.9%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
19,752
13.8%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
14,495
10.1%
9.2%
35.0% or more
51,827
36.3%
41.4%
Not Computed
7,997
NR
NR

New Hampshire Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
366,739
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
14,655
4.0%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
18,217
5.0%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
33,955
9.3%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
61,114
16.7%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
119,859
32.7%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
91,021
24.8%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
24,525
6.7%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
3,393
0.9%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
244,500
 
194,500
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