Greenland & Newington is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 4,574 people and just one neighborhood, Greenland & Newington is the 103rd largest community in New Hampshire.
Real Estate Prices
Greenland & Newington home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Hampshire, but Greenland & Newington real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Greenland & Newington isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Greenland & Newington are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Greenland & Newington is a town of managers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Greenland & Newington who work in management occupations (16.10%), sales jobs (10.87%) and office and administrative support (10.75%).
Also of interest is that Greenland & Newington has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 13.14% 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
In addition, Greenland & Newington is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.
One of the nice things about Greenland & Newington is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.