Derry NH

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Derry, NH Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q3 2019. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Derry Housing Market Information

With a population of 33,667, 12,962 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $263,260, Derry real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Derry, accounting for 48.91% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Derry include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 26.96%), row houses and other attached homes ( 12.81%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 9.21%).

People in Derry primarily live in small (one, two or no bedroom) single-family detached homes. Derry has a mixture of owner-occupied and renter-occupied housing.

There is a lot of housing in Derry built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Derry built between 1940-1969 ( 15.60%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 12.46%). There's also some housing in Derry built between 2000 and later ( 8.74%).

Derry Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Derry have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 32.38%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Derry house appreciation rate of 2.84%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Derry's appreciation rate, at 3.10%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Derry's appreciation rate has been 1.12%, which annualizes to a rate of 4.56%.

Relative to New Hampshire, our data show that Derry's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 70% of the other cities and towns in New Hampshire.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the town. Individual neighborhoods within Derry differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Derry - or in any city or town - that have the best track record of real estate appreciation, by the latest quarter, the last year, 2 years, 5 years, 10 years, or even since 2000, to assist you in making the best Derry real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,273,000 0.1
$955,001 - $1,273,000 0.4
$637,001 - $955,000 1.7
$509,001 - $637,000 1.9
$382,001 - $509,000 14.3
$255,001 - $382,000 41.5
$127,001 - $255,000 33.8
$64,001 - $127,000 3.0
$0 - $64,000 3.4

Low for NH
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
25.5182481751825 60.5095541401274

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Derry Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2019 Q2 - 2019 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2018 Q3 - 2019 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2017 Q3 - 2019 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2014 Q3 - 2019 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2009 Q3 - 2019 Q3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2019 Q3
75.18% 2.88%
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$2,445 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 62.25
Renters 37.75
Vacant 6.02

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 8.7
1970 - 1999 63.2
1940 - 1969 15.6
1939 or Older 12.5

Types of Homes

Single-Family 48.9
Townhomes 12.8
Small Apt. Buildings 9.2
Apt. Complexes 27.0
Mobile Homes 2.1
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.45
1 Bedroom 12.41
2 Bedrooms 37.80
3 Bedrooms 34.45
4 Bedrooms 12.62
5 or more bedrooms 1.28