Lyme - Dorchester Area, NH

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Lyme - Dorchester Area Profile


Overview

Lyme - Dorchester Area is a very small town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 3,261 people and just one neighborhood, Lyme - Dorchester Area is the 140th largest community in New Hampshire.

Lyme - Dorchester Area home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Hampshire, but Lyme - Dorchester Area real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Lyme - Dorchester Area is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lyme - Dorchester Area is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lyme - Dorchester Area who work in office and administrative support (12.80%), management occupations (12.39%), and teaching (11.39%).

Of important note, Lyme - Dorchester Area is also a town of artists. Lyme - Dorchester Area has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Lyme - Dorchester Area’s character.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.65% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.


Setting & Lifestyle

Another notable thing is that Lyme - Dorchester Area is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the town experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller town.

The overall crime rate in Lyme - Dorchester Area is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Lyme - Dorchester Area has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Lyme - Dorchester Area has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Lyme - Dorchester Area than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Lyme - Dorchester Area may be for you.

Being a small town, Lyme - Dorchester Area does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Lyme - Dorchester Area Demographics

The citizens of Lyme - Dorchester Area are among the most well-educated in the nation: 48.63% of adults in Lyme - Dorchester Area 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 Lyme - Dorchester Area in 2010 was $53,918, which is wealthy relative to New Hampshire and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $215,672 for a family of four. However, Lyme - Dorchester Area contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Lyme - Dorchester Area home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lyme - Dorchester Area residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Lyme - Dorchester Area include Irish, German, French , and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Lyme - Dorchester Area is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lyme - Dorchester Area 0.101011101001110
New Hampshire 1.99

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Lyme - Dorchester Area VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Lyme - Dorchester Area 0.101011101001110
New Hampshire 17.46

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Lyme - Dorchester Area 0.101011101001110
New Hampshire 6

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

65 Vital Statistics. 8 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 3 districts:

MASCOMA VALLEY REG SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New Hampshire

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Better than of NH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NH Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Indian River School
45 Royal Rd.
Canaan, NH, 03741
05-08
Mascoma Valley Regional High School
27 Royal Rd.
Canaan, NH, 03741
09-12
Enfield Village School
271 Us Route 4
Enfield, NH, 03748
PK-04
Canaan Elementary School
31 School St.
Canaan, NH, 03741
PK-04

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.2% 29.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.1% 24.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.1% 4.7%

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NEWFOUND AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to New Hampshire

(10 is best)

Better than of NH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NH Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Bridgewater-Hebron Village School
25 Schoolhouse Road
Bristol, NH, 03222
PK-05
Newfound Memorial Middle School
155 N. Main St.
Bristol, NH, 03222
06-08
New Hampton Community School
191 Main St.
New Hampton, NH, 03256
KG-05
Newfound Regional High School
150 Newfound Rd.
Bristol, NH, 03222
09-12
Danbury Elementary School
20 Daffodil Ln.
Danbury, NH, 03230
KG-05
Bristol Elementary School
55 School St.
Bristol, NH, 03222
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 40.4% 29.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 32.2% 24.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 4.7%

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LYME SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to New Hampshire

(10 is best)

Better than of NH school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NH Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Lyme Elementary School
Rte. 10
Lyme, NH, 03768
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 6.2% 29.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.6% 24.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.6% 4.7%

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