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 3,268 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

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lyme - Dorchester Area is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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 management occupations (13.30%), teaching (11.71%), and office and administrative support (10.91%).

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.

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.

In addition, Lyme - Dorchester Area is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.

Because of many things, Lyme - Dorchester Area is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Lyme - Dorchester Area 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, Lyme - Dorchester Area has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Lyme - Dorchester Area’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Lyme - Dorchester Area has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Lyme - Dorchester Area a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

Lyme - Dorchester Area is a very car-oriented town. 83.73% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Lyme - Dorchester Area is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Lyme - Dorchester Area has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.

As is often the case in a small town, Lyme - Dorchester Area doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Lyme - Dorchester Area Demographics

If knowledge is power, Lyme - Dorchester Area is a pretty powerful place. 50.06% of the adults in Lyme - Dorchester Area have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Lyme - Dorchester Area in 2010 was $53,518, which is wealthy relative to New Hampshire and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $214,072 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 French Canadian.

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


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q3 2018. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

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44 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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AGE OF Lyme - Dorchester Area, NH HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2016 (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

136 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Race & Ethnic Diversity

 

Diversity Index

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Ancestry (top 20)

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 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

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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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 1.98

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 15.13

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Lyme - Dorchester Area 0.101011101001110
New Hampshire 5

Neighborhood Public School Data

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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 3 districts:

NEWFOUND AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Students Per Classroom

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
Bristol Elementary School
55 School St.
Bristol, NH, 03222
KG-05
Danbury Elementary School
20 Daffodil Ln.
Danbury, NH, 03230
KG-05
Newfound Regional High School
150 Newfound Rd.
Bristol, NH, 03222
09-13
New Hampton Community School
191 Main St.
New Hampton, NH, 03256
KG-05
Newfound Memorial Middle School
155 N. Main St.
Bristol, NH, 03222
06-08
Bridgewater-Hebron Village School
25 Schoolhouse Road
Bristol, NH, 03222
PK-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 43.4% 28.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.3% 24.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.2% 4.3%

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MASCOMA VALLEY REG 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
Canaan Elementary School
31 School St.
Canaan, NH, 03741
PK-04
Enfield Village School
271 Us Route 4
Enfield, NH, 03748
PK-04
Mascoma Valley Regional High School
27 Royal Rd.
Canaan, NH, 03741
09-12
Indian River School
45 Royal Rd.
Canaan, NH, 03741
05-08

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 29.8% 28.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.4% 24.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.3% 4.3%

Educational Expenditures

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LYME SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

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 6.3% 28.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.9% 24.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.5% 4.3%

Educational Expenditures

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