Brentwood is a very small town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 4,728 people and just one neighborhood, Brentwood is the 80th largest community in New Hampshire.
Real Estate Prices
Brentwood home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Hampshire, but Brentwood real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Brentwood is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.38% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Brentwood is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brentwood who work in management occupations (20.22%), office and administrative support (10.73%) and healthcare (9.61%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.15% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Brentwood is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Brentwood’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.