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.
Raymond is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Raymond is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Raymond who work in office and administrative support (10.92%), sales jobs (10.92%), and management occupations (7.70%).
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 33.39 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The citizens of Raymond are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 23.42% of adults in Raymond having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Raymond in 2010 was $29,476, 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 $117,904 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 Irish, English, French Canadian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Raymond is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.