Londonderry is a medium-sized town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 26,490 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Londonderry is the tenth largest community in New Hampshire.
Housing costs in Londonderry are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in New Hampshire.
Unlike some towns, Londonderry isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Londonderry are a mix of both white- and blue-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 office and administrative support (13.81%), management occupations (13.14%), and sales jobs (10.55%).
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.
Because of many things, Londonderry is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Londonderry a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Londonderry has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local 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 30.61 minutes every day commuting to work.
The education level of Londonderry ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Londonderry, 41.49% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Londonderry in 2018 was $43,412, 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 $173,648 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, and French Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Londonderry is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.