Milford is a medium-sized town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 15,284 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Milford is the 17th largest community in New Hampshire.
Milford is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Milford is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Milford who work in office and administrative support (14.07%), sales jobs (12.71%), and management occupations (8.11%).
Also of interest is that Milford has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Milford, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.45 minutes every day commuting to work.
Milford is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The population of Milford is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 34.50% of adults in Milford have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Milford in 2010 was $31,913, which is middle income relative to New Hampshire, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $127,652 for a family of four. However, Milford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Milford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Milford residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Milford include English, French , Italian, and German.
The most common language spoken in Milford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.