Nashua, NH

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Living in Nashua

Nashua is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 89,355 people and 18 constituent neighborhoods, Nashua is the second largest community in New Hampshire.

Unlike some cities, Nashua isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Nashua are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Nashua is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Nashua who work in office and administrative support (12.97%), sales jobs (10.51%), and management occupations (9.48%).

Also of interest is that Nashua has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One thing that you will notice about Nashua is that there is a good-sized population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. Many singles consider Nashua a good place to live without being in a really big city, with opportunities for friendships and fun with others like themselves.

The citizens of Nashua are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.84% of adults in Nashua have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Nashua in 2018 was $38,435, which is middle income relative to New Hampshire, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $153,740 for a family of four. However, Nashua contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Nashua is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Nashua home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Nashua residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Nashua also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.90% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Nashua include Irish, French, English, French Canadian, and Italian.

Nashua also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 15.79%.

The most common language spoken in Nashua is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.