Hollis is a somewhat small town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 7,770 people and just one neighborhood, Hollis is the 38th largest community in New Hampshire.
Real Estate Prices
Hollis home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Hampshire, but Hollis real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Hollis is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.92% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Hollis is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hollis who work in management occupations (18.61%), sales jobs (13.93%) and office and administrative support (8.42%).
Also of interest is that Hollis has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Hollis telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 11.36% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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
Hollis 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, Hollis’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One downside of living in Hollis is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Hollis, the average commute to work is 32.68 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.