Nashua, NH


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Nashua is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 87,970 people and 18 constituent neighborhoods, Nashua is the second largest community in New Hampshire.

Nashua is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Nashua is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Nashua who work in office and administrative support (14.67%), sales jobs (11.57%), and management occupations (10.42%).

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.

The citizens of Nashua are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.03% of adults in Nashua have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Nashua in 2010 was $32,842, which is middle income relative to New Hampshire, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $131,368 for a family of four. However, Nashua contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Nashua is a somewhat 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 11.15% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Nashua include French , English, French Canadian, and Italian.

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