Londonderry is a medium-sized town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 26,126 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Londonderry is the tenth 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.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Londonderry is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 (14.49%), management occupations (12.67%), and sales jobs (11.93%).
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.
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 30.31 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, 41.67% 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 2010 was $42,266, 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 $169,064 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.