Londonderry is a medium-sized town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 25,826 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Londonderry is the ninth largest community in New Hampshire.
Londonderry home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Hampshire, but Londonderry real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Londonderry is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Londonderry is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Londonderry who work in management occupations (13.81%), office and administrative support (12.07%), and sales jobs (10.78%).
Also of interest is that Londonderry 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 Londonderry telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.28% 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.
Londonderry 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, Londonderry’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Londonderry, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.93 minutes every day commuting to work.
The citizens of Londonderry are among the most well-educated in the nation: 46.19% of adults in Londonderry 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 Londonderry in 2018 was $46,674, 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 $186,696 for a family of four.
The people who call Londonderry home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Londonderry residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Londonderry include Irish, Italian, English, French Canadian, and German.
The most common language spoken in Londonderry is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.