Concord is a medium-sized city located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 42,904 people and 12 constituent neighborhoods, Concord is the third largest community in New Hampshire.
Concord is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Concord is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Concord who work in office and administrative support (13.86%), management occupations (10.72%), and sales jobs (10.20%).
Also of interest is that Concord has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Although the majority of commuting trips in the city are by private automobile, Concord is somewhat unusual for a city of its size for having a substantial number of people who use public transportation. For a lot of people, the bus helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Concord area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
The education level of Concord citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 37.10% of adults in Concord have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Concord in 2010 was $30,851, which is lower middle income relative to New Hampshire, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $123,404 for a family of four. However, Concord contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Concord home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Concord residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Concord include English, French , French Canadian, and German.
The most common language spoken in Concord is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.