Raymond is a somewhat small town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 10,285 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Raymond is the 28th largest community in New Hampshire.
Unlike some towns, Raymond isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Raymond are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Raymond is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Raymond who work in sales jobs (12.42%), office and administrative support (11.89%), and management occupations (7.94%).
Also of interest is that Raymond has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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, Raymond has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Raymond a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Raymond is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Raymond, the average commute to work is 32.78 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The population of Raymond overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Raymond, 24.20% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Raymond in 2010 was $28,689, which is lower middle income relative to New Hampshire, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $114,756 for a family of four. However, Raymond contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Raymond home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Raymond residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Raymond include French , English, Italian, and French Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Raymond is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.