Hanover is a tiny town located in the state of New Mexico. With a population of 164 people and just one neighborhood, Hanover is the 117th largest community in New Mexico. Much of the housing stock in Hanover was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Real Estate Prices
Hanover real estate is some of the most expensive in New Mexico, although Hanover house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Hanover is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 100.00% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Hanover is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Hanover who work in office and administrative support (45.45%), personal care services (36.36%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (18.18%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Hanover, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Hanover provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
Hanover’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Hanover is worth considering.
Hanover is a small town, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around Hanover, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 100.00% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.
As is often the case in a small town, Hanover doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.