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Social Characteristics of New Hampshire

New Hampshire Selected Social Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey types of households (All)
    519,580
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households)
    347,228
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households)
    66.8%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    143,741
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    27.7%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    275,111
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    52.9%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    102,450
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    19.7%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    22,117
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    4.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    12,075
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    2.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    50,000
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    9.6%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    29,216
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    5.6%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households)
    172,352
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households)
    33.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    131,975
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    25.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    49,788
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    9.6%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    155,725
  • Percentage of types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    30.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    135,327
  • Percentage of types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    26.0%
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average sized households)
    2.46
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average family size households)
    2.96
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (All)
    1,280,629
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    519,580
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    40.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    275,082
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    21.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    354,587
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    27.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    51,388
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    4.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    79,992
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    6.2%
  • American Community Survey persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    41,893
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    3.3%
  • American Community Survey number of males 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    538,166
  • American Community Survey number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    170,652
  • Percentage number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    31.7%
  • American Community Survey number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    291,484
  • Percentage number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    54.2%
  • American Community Survey number of separated males 15 years and older
    5,620
  • Percentage number of separated males 15 years and older
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed males 15 years and older
    12,930
  • Percentage number of widowed males 15 years and older
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced males 15 years and older
    57,480
  • Percentage number of divorced males 15 years and older
    10.7%
  • American Community Survey number of females 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    560,000
  • American Community Survey number of females never married 15 years and older
    145,689
  • Percentage number of females never married 15 years and older
    26.0%
  • American Community Survey number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    286,176
  • Percentage number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    51.1%
  • American Community Survey number of separated females 15 years and older
    8,000
  • Percentage of separated females 15 years and older
    1.4%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed females 15 years and older
    46,843
  • Percentage of widowed females 15 years and older
    8.4%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced females 15 years and older
    73,292
  • Percentage of divorced females 15 years and older
    13.1%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year
    14,854
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    4,313
  • Percentage of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    29.0%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    26
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    48
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 15 to 19 years old)
    9
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 20 to 34 years old)
    91
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 35 to 50 years old)
    26
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age
    20,548
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    7,165
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    34.9%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    1,773
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    8.6%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    1,889
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    9.2%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    1,030
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    5.0%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    2,473
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    12.0%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    7,165
  • American Community Survey number of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    4,215
  • Percentage of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    58.8%
  • American Community Survey number of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    5,393
  • Percentage of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    75.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons enrolled in school 3 years of age and over
    323,195
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    18,448
  • Percentage of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    5.7%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    15,271
  • Percentage of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    4.7%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    124,900
  • Percentage of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    38.6%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    70,460
  • Percentage of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    21.8%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    94,116
  • Percentage of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    29.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with education
    919,033
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    24,121
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    2.6%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    49,369
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    267,359
  • Percentage number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    29.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    173,926
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    18.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    88,466
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    9.6%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    197,937
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    21.5%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    117,855
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    12.8%
  • Percentage of people with high school graduate or higher
    92.0%
  • Percentage of people with a bachelor's degree or higher
    34.4%
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older)
    1,043,970
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    109,398
  • Percentage of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    10.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (By status)
    1,306,315
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    153,720
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    11.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age)
    275,221
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    13,031
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    4.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years)
    844,957
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    80,022
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    9.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over)
    186,137
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    60,667
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    32.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago)
    1,308,724
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    1,131,674
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    86.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    171,238
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    13.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    97,420
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    7.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    73,818
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    5.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    31,550
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    42,268
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    3.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    5,812
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by place of birth)
    1,321,069
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons
    1,247,657
  • Percentage of Native persons
    94.4%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States)
    1,233,840
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States)
    93.4%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons - (Born in United States - State of residence)
    560,011
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence)
    42.4%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    673,829
  • Percentage of Native persons (State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    51.0%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    13,817
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born
    73,412
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born
    5.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (by U.S. Citizenship status)
    73,412
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    38,529
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    52.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    34,883
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    47.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons born abroad the U.S. (by year of entry)
    87,229
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (by year of entry)
    13,817
  • Percent; YEAR OF ENTRY - Native
    13817%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    602
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    4.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    13,215
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    95.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (by year of entry)
    73,412
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    7,115
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    9.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    66,297
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    90.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) by world region
    73,409
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    18,257
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    24.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    26,293
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    35.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    4,473
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    6.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    462
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    14,487
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    19.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    9,437
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    12.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older (by language spoken at home)
    1,254,493
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    1,155,256
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    92.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    99,237
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    7.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    30,370
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    26,192
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    2.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    9,708
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    0.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    50,601
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    4.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    12,406
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    16,892
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    1.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    6,679
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    5,552
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    1,577
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by ancestry)
    1,321,069
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of American ancestry
    73,572
  • Percentage of all persons of American ancestry
    5.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Arab ancestry
    8,488
  • Percentage of all persons of Arab ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Czech ancestry
    3,063
  • Percentage of all persons of Czech ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Danish ancestry
    3,822
  • Percentage of all persons of Danish ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    13,348
  • Percentage of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    1.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of English ancestry
    225,615
  • Percentage of all persons of English ancestry
    17.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    201,293
  • Percentage of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    15.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    113,547
  • Percentage of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    8.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of German ancestry
    115,772
  • Percentage of all persons of German ancestry
    8.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Greek ancestry
    19,092
  • Percentage of all persons of Greek ancestry
    1.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    4,082
  • Percentage of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Irish ancestry
    280,206
  • Percentage of all persons of Irish ancestry
    21.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Italian ancestry
    138,154
  • Percentage of all persons of Italian ancestry
    10.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    7,655
  • Percentage of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    11,389
  • Percentage of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Polish ancestry
    57,574
  • Percentage of all persons of Polish ancestry
    4.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    17,781
  • Percentage of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    1.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Russian ancestry
    11,404
  • Percentage of all persons of Russian ancestry
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    14,657
  • Percentage of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    1.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    56,191
  • Percentage of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    4.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    1,201
  • Percentage of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    5,705
  • Percentage of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    26,611
  • Percentage of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    2.0%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    3,332
  • Percentage of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    3,907
  • Percentage of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    8,759
  • Percentage of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    3,626
  • Percentage of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    0.3%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.