Lebanon, NH


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Living in Lebanon

Lebanon is a somewhat small city located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 13,579 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lebanon is the 23rd largest community in New Hampshire.

Unlike some cities, Lebanon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lebanon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lebanon is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lebanon who work in healthcare (15.86%), teaching (9.49%), and office and administrative support (8.16%).

And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Lebanon has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.

Despite being a small city, Lebanon has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.

The citizens of Lebanon are among the most well-educated in the nation: 46.70% of adults in Lebanon have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Lebanon in 2010 was $36,370, which is upper middle income relative to New Hampshire, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $145,480 for a family of four. However, Lebanon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Lebanon is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lebanon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lebanon residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Lebanon include English, French , German, and French Canadian.

The most common language spoken in Lebanon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.