Laconia is a medium-sized city located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 16,227 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Laconia is the 15th largest community in New Hampshire.
Unlike some cities, Laconia isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Laconia are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Laconia is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Laconia who work in sales jobs (12.71%), office and administrative support (11.20%), and management occupations (10.15%).
As is often the case in a small city, Laconia doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Laconia is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.40% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Laconia in 2010 was $28,958, 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 $115,832 for a family of four. However, Laconia contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Laconia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Laconia residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Laconia include French , English, French Canadian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Laconia is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.