New Hampshire
Demographic Data






New Hampshire POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2020.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

New Hampshire Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
1,359,711

Age

Under 5 Years:
4.8%
5 To 17:
14.8%
18 To 24:
9.6%
25 To 34:
12.0%
35 To 54:
26.5%
55 To 64:
15.3%
65 Years And Over:
17.0%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
92.9%
92.9%
College Graduated
36.5%
36.5%
Attending College
5.6%
5.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

New Hampshire
$38,548
$38,548
USA
$31,177
$31,177

Median household income

New Hampshire
$74,057
$74,057
USA
$57,652
$57,652

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
7.9%

Employment Industries in NH

Healthcare
14.7%
14.7%
Retail
12.5%
12.5%
Manufacturing
12.4%
12.4%
Education
10.0%
10.0%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
7.2%
7.2%
Construction
6.9%
6.9%
Accommodation
6.8%
6.8%
Finance
4.8%
4.8%
Other
4.3%
4.3%
Public Service
3.9%
3.9%
Administration
3.6%
3.6%
Transportation
2.9%
2.9%
Wholesale
2.8%
2.8%
Information Technology
2.1%
2.1%
Arts
1.9%
1.9%
Real Estate
1.6%
1.6%
Utilities
0.8%
0.8%
Agriculture
0.7%
0.7%
Mining
0.1%
0.1%
Management
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
90.4%
90.4%
Black Or African American
1.3%
1.3%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Asian
2.7%
2.7%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.9%
1.9%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
3.6%
3.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
20.5%
20.5%
English
16.4%
16.4%
Unclassified
15.3%
15.3%
French
13.5%
13.5%
Italian
10.3%
10.3%
French Canadian
9.0%
9.0%
German
8.9%
8.9%
Polish
4.2%
4.2%
Scottish
4.1%
4.1%
Swedish
2.0%
2.0%
Portuguese
1.4%
1.4%
Greek
1.3%
1.3%
European
1.3%
1.3%
Scots-Irish
1.2%
1.2%
Canadian
1.1%
1.1%
Dutch
1.0%
1.0%
Russian
0.9%
0.9%
Norwegian
0.9%
0.9%
Welsh
0.8%
0.8%
British
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
92.1%
92.1%
Spanish
2.2%
2.2%
French
1.5%
1.5%
Indic languages
0.6%
0.6%
Chinese
0.4%
0.4%
Other Asian languages
0.3%
0.3%
German
0.3%
0.3%
African languages
0.2%
0.2%
Arabic
0.2%
0.2%
Portuguese
0.2%
0.2%
Vietnamese
0.2%
0.2%
Slavic languages
0.2%
0.2%
Tagalog
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
Serbo-Croatian
0.1%
0.1%
Hindi
0.1%
0.1%
Korean
0.1%
0.1%
Pacific Island languages
0.1%
0.1%
Polish
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born NH Residents
6.0%