Hillsborough County, New Hampshire (NH)

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County population in 2012: 402,922 (79% urban, 21% rural); it was 380,841 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 80,188
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 23,763
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 93,820
Renter-occupied apartments: 51,515 (it was 50,635 in 2000)
% of renters here:

35%
State:

29%

Land area: 876 sq. mi.

Water area: 15.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 458 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Hillsborough County: 117.7 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (27.6%), Manufacturing (11.0%), Educational, health and social services (10.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 69%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 25%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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Races in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (87.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (5.3%)
  • Asian alone (3.2%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
New Hampshire median age:  41.0 years
Males: 198,162  (46.9%)
Females: 202,559  (53.1%)
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Hillsborough County,NH real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Hillsborough County:

2.0 people
New Hampshire:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $67,574 ($53,384 in 1999)

This county:

$67574
New Hampshire:

$64230

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $938 (lower quartile is $753, upper quartile is $1,161)
This county:

$938
State:

$883


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $240,800 (it was $135,500 in 2000)
Hillsborough:

$240,800
New Hampshire:

$233,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $185,400 - $323,100

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $285,594
Here:

$285,594
State:

$285,855

Townhouses or other attached units: $233,807
Here:

$233,807
State:

$223,593

In 2-unit structures: $204,550
Here:

$204,550
State:

$214,994

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $188,314
Here:

$188,314
State:

$193,523

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $149,709
Here:

$149,709
State:

$168,531

Mobile homes: $50,484
Here:

$50,484
State:

$61,577
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,884
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $765

Institutionalized population: 3,560
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Health of residents in Hillsborough County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2009:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.7. This is better than average.
77.3% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
50.5% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
84.8% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
78.2% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is more than average.
Average weight of males is 196 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 165 pounds. This is more than average.
21.9% of residents keep firearms around their homes. This is less than average.


Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 697 buildings, average cost: $213,800
  • 2008: 409 buildings, average cost: $197,500
  • 2009: 321 buildings, average cost: $206,600

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $5,583 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $5,078 (2.2%)

Hillsborough County household income distribution in 2009 Hillsborough County home values distribution Hillsborough County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.6%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.0% for Black residents, 19.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.5% for American Indian residents, 18.4% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 29.4% for other race residents, 19.2% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.6%
Hillsborough County:

9.6%
New Hampshire:

8.7%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.0% for Black residents, 19.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.5% for American Indian residents, 18.4% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 31.1% for other race residents, 16.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 40 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 40 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42 years old, Black residents: 27 years old, American Indian residents: 62 years old, Asian residents: 34 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25 years old, Other race residents: 31 years old)

Area name: Nashua, NH HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Hillsborough County is $863 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $1079 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1443 a month.

Cities in this county include: Manchester, Nashua, Merrimack, Bedford, Goffstown, Pelham, Amherst, Milford, Hudson, Weare.

Hillsborough County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

2005 air pollution in Hillsborough County:

Carbon Monoxide: 3 ppm (standard limit: 9 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Nitrogen Dioxide: 0.011 ppm (standard limit: 0.053 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.105 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.082 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 20 µg/m3. Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour: 47 µg/m3(standard limit: 150 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 10.5 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 27 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.005 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides 24-hour: 0.021 ppm (standard limit: 0.14 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Hillsborough County: Milford Fish Hatchery (A), Miller Grange (B), Oxbow Campground (C), Passaconaway Country Club (D), Peacock Hill Campground (E), Perhams Four Corners (F), Camp Sargent (G), Camp Sachem (H), Skypark Campground (I), Temple Mountain Ski Area (J), Camp Naticook (K), Camp Kettleford (L), Camp Foster (M), Camp Allen (N), Camp Alexander (O), Whip-poor-will Golf and Country Club (P), Sleeping Monk Farm (Q), Barrett Hill Farm (R), Windblown Ski Touring Center (S), All Seasons Campground (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Pennichuck Square Shopping Center (1), The Bedford Mall Shopping Center (2), Goffstown Plaza Shopping Center (3), Hudson Village Shops Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hillsborough County include: Mont Vernon Congregational Church (A), Good News Bible Church (B), Mason Congregational Church (C), Weare Congregational Church (D), Weare Bible Baptist Church (E), United Church of Lyndeborough (F), Union Congregational Church (G), Temple Congregational Church (H), Tabernacle Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Laurel Hill Cemetery (1), Chestnut Hill Cemetery (2), North Cemetery (3), East Cemetery (4), Vale End Cemetery (5), North Cemetery (6), Jarmany Hill Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Baboosic Lake (A), Badger Pond (B), Bagley Pond (C), Bailey Pond (D), Batchelder Pond (E), Bate Pond (F), Beard Pond (G), Beaver Dam Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Town Line Brook (A), Town Farm Brook (B), Tonys Brook (C), Temple Brook (D), Talbot Brook (E), Chase Brook (F), Sucker Brook (G), Stonehouse Brook (H), Stickney Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Hillsborough County include: Lyndeborough Center Historic District (1), Sagamore Park (2), Perkins Pond State Wildlife Management Area (3), Ponemah Bog Wildlife Refuge (4), Veterans Memorial Park (5), Wasseman Park (6), Wapack National Wildlife Refuge (7), Curtiss Dogwood State Park (8), Marshall State Forest (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Campers Beach (A), Picnickers Beach (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Cheshire County , Essex County, Massachusetts , Merrimack County , Rockingham County , Middlesex County, Massachusetts , Sullivan County , Worcester County, Massachusetts .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.4%
New Hampshire:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 20,594
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 30.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 25,793 (41% naturalized citizens)

Hillsborough County:

6.8%
Whole state:

4.4%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 8,110
  • 1990 to 1994: 3,402
  • 1985 to 1989: 2,604
  • 1980 to 1984: 1,735
  • 1975 to 1979: 1,058
  • 1970 to 1974: 1,539
  • 1970 to 1974: 2,238
  • 1965 to 1969: 5,107

Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 71.6%

Hillsborough County marital status for males Hillsborough County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Hillsborough County with a mortgage: 58,565 (4,379 second mortgage, 7,651 home equity loan, 111 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 17,118

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

74.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Hillsborough County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic124,99340
Evangelical Protestant20,588103
Mainline Protestant17,79460
Other7,36535
Orthodox2,9907
Black Protestant-1
None226,991-
Hillsborough County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 73
Hillsborough County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Here:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 66
This county:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 107
Hillsborough County:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

4.02 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 330
This county:

8.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.70 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Hillsborough County:

6.9%
New Hampshire:

7.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Hillsborough County:

24.5%
State:

24.4%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.1%
State:

15.9%

Agriculture in Hillsborough County:

Average size of farms: 83 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $30,701
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $1082.38
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 22.54%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 23.97%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $30,393
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 25.87%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 3.27%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $33,501
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 87.32%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 5.80
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 26.58%
Vegetables: 1,082 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 1,030 acres

Tornado activity:

Hillsborough County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below New Hampshire state average. It is 3681698.3 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Hillsborough County-area historical earthquake activity is near New Hampshire state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 156.7 miles away from Hillsborough County center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 41.8 miles away from the county center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 153.4 miles away from the county center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 51.8 miles away from the county center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 270.3 miles away from Hillsborough County center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 89.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Hillsborough County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Canada (21%)
  • India (6%)
  • United Kingdom (5%)
  • Mexico (4%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (4%)
  • Vietnam (4%)
  • Germany (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Hillsborough County (%):

  • Irish (15%)
  • French Canadian (14%)
  • French (except Basque) (13%)
  • English (10%)
  • Italian (7%)
  • United States or American (6%)
  • German (6%)

Hillsborough County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 165,707 (83%)
  • Carpooled: 18,839 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1,035 (1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 30 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 64 (0%)
  • Railroad: 235 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 2 (0%)
  • Taxi: 392 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 106 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 307 (0%)
  • Walked: 4,213 (2%)
  • Other means: 987 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 6,951 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire in 2000:

  • 2,719 people in nursing homes
  • 2,709 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 814 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 423 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 257 people in religious group quarters
  • 123 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 121 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 113 people in state prisons
  • 83 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 62 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 53 people in halfway houses
  • 46 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 45 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 45 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 30 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 11 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 6 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 3 people in homes for the physically handicapped

People in group quarters in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire in 2010:

  • 3,138 people in college/university student housing
  • 2,489 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 593 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 388 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 233 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 223 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 153 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 143 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 124 people in state prisons
  • 81 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 76 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 64 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 48 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in in-patient hospice facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $69,676.

5.35% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,011 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
New Hampshire average:

6.07%


0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($325 average AGI)
Hillsborough County:

0.04%
New Hampshire average:

0.04%

2.13% relocated from other counties in New Hampshire ($15,419 average AGI)
3.18% relocated from other states ($31,267 average AGI)
Hillsborough County:

3.18%
New Hampshire average:

3.38%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Rockingham County, NH  0.93% ($41,135 average AGI)
from Middlesex County, MA  0.73% ($57,857)
from Merrimack County, NH  0.68% ($37,908)
from Essex County, MA  0.19% ($46,689)
from Cheshire County, NH  0.17% ($33,561)
from Worcester County, MA  0.11% ($53,364)
from Strafford County, NH  0.10% ($33,304)


5.83% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,377 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.83%
New Hampshire average:

6.45%


0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($631 average AGI)
Hillsborough County:

0.07%
New Hampshire average:

0.06%

2.16% relocated to other counties in New Hampshire ($17,164 average AGI)
3.60% relocated to other states ($30,582 average AGI)
Hillsborough County:

3.60%
New Hampshire average:

3.75%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Rockingham County, NH  0.95% ($50,149 average AGI)
to Merrimack County, NH  0.67% ($42,041)
to Middlesex County, MA  0.61% ($49,301)
to Essex County, MA  0.17% ($40,608)
to Cheshire County, NH  0.16% ($35,452)
to Suffolk County, MA  0.16% ($46,108)
to Hillsborough County, FL  0.11% ($13,977)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.7
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 11.4

Births per 1000 population in Hillsborough County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 7.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Hillsborough County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2007 to 2012: 3.3

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Hillsborough County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 48,117 (40,492 aged, 7,625 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.25
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9332.520
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 207.490
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 41603.32

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1223.300
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 719.680
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 4.24

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 55.09
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 94.69

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 14.45
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 17.1. This is more than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 104.4. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 37.8
  • Suffocation - 32.0
  • Poisoning - 26.9
  • Other - 7.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 392,962

Size of family households: 42,598 2-persons, 25,187 3-persons, 22,421 4-persons, 9,031 5-persons, 3,113 6-persons, 1,609 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 39,387 1-person, 10,328 2-persons, 1,234 3-persons, 403 4-persons, 105 5-persons, 31 6-persons, 19 7-or-more-persons.

74,304 married couples with children.
19,641 single-parent households (5,030 men, 14,611 women).

87.3% of residents of Hillsborough County speak English at home.
2.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (56% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
8.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (51% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (70% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $2,482,193,000 ($6228 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $638,095,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $828,499,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $302,385,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $5,478,000
Federal grants: $400,167,000
Federal procurement contracts: $624,439,000 ($523,337,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $321,226,000 ($41,040,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $22,012,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $247,335,000
Federal Government insurance: $121,565,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 25,873
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

57 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 14,260
Here:

36 per 1000 residents
State:

39 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +6,719
Here:

+17 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +2,584
Here:

+6 per 1000 residents
State:

+31 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Hillsborough County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 37.08 millions of gallons per day (18% from ground, 82% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

4.0

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 1,032
  • 2000 to 2004: 17,014
  • 1990 to 1999: 16,179
  • 1980 to 1989: 35,752
  • 1970 to 1979: 26,926
  • 1960 to 1969: 17,640
  • 1950 to 1959: 11,578
  • 1940 to 1949: 5,976
  • 1939 or earlier: 34,705
Rooms in houses/apartments in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 47
  • 2 rooms: 218
  • 3 rooms: 1,443
  • 4 rooms: 8,298
  • 5 rooms: 17,359
  • 6 rooms: 22,301
  • 7 rooms: 18,354
  • 8 rooms: 13,432
  • 9+ rooms: 12,368
  • 1 room: 1,340
  • 2 rooms: 4,484
  • 3 rooms: 11,125
  • 4 rooms: 15,611
  • 5 rooms: 10,817
  • 6 rooms: 4,540
  • 7 rooms: 1,435
  • 8 rooms: 706
  • 9+ rooms: 577
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 105
  • 1 bedroom: 2,097
  • 2 bedrooms: 21,597
  • 3 bedrooms: 44,573
  • 4 bedrooms: 21,661
  • 5+ bedrooms: 3,787
  • no bedroom: 1,812
  • 1 bedroom: 14,690
  • 2 bedrooms: 23,278
  • 3 bedrooms: 8,886
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,648
  • 5+ bedrooms: 321
Cars and other vehicles available in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 2,517
  • 1 vehicle: 20,813
  • 2 vehicles: 48,567
  • 3 vehicles: 15,914
  • 4 vehicles: 4,239
  • 5+ vehicles: 1,770
  • no vehicle: 7,324
  • 1 vehicle: 24,032
  • 2 vehicles: 15,981
  • 3 vehicles: 2,542
  • 4 vehicles: 393
  • 5+ vehicles: 363

55% of Hillsborough County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 58% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 27% lived in New Hampshire.

Hillsborough County:

54.9%
State average:

56.2%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $128,700


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Hillsborough County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (53.2%)
  • Utility gas (28.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11.3%)
  • Electricity (3.2%)
  • Wood (3.0%)
  • Utility gas (48.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (26.7%)
  • Electricity (16.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6.1%)
  • Other fuel (1.0%)
  • No fuel used (0.7%)
  • Wood (0.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 5,217
Here:

10.6%
New Hampshire:

8.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2,207
Here:

10.4%
New Hampshire:

10.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 7,646
Here:

47.3%
New Hampshire:

36.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Hillsborough County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Public Welfare Institutions: $142,000
    General Public Buildings: $14,000
    Correctional Institutions: $12,000
    Central Staff Services: $5,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare Institutions: $19,883,000
    Correctional Institutions: $12,024,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,364,000
    Police Protection: $3,944,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,951,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,122,000
    Financial Administration: $750,000
    General Public Buildings: $535,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $435,000
    General - Other: $92,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $391,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare: $20,874,000
    General - Other: $44,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $244,000
    Police Protection: $138,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $100,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $79,000
    Correctional Institutions: $60,000
    Financial Administration: $23,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,160,000

Hillsborough County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $12,585,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,407,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,759,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $200,000
    Rents: $103,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $12,655,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,375,000
  • Tax - Property: $43,488,000

Hillsborough County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $37,678,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Hillsborough County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Hillsborough County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 81 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1,839$202,0911,723$203,53710,141$211,621537$93,58142$1,493,810449$164,88073$62,260
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED84$197,381121$213,653826$211,03169$54,0583$4,350,00033$167,0917$56,286
APPLICATIONS DENIED274$192,109367$175,3623,754$219,503459$64,4165$2,816,000210$161,63398$69,551
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN207$199,386238$193,9162,211$217,94590$90,3226$1,910,83392$158,18514$81,929
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS26$219,69247$223,979647$208,70853$110,1130$011$132,7278$112,625
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 77 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED348$229,293311$257,9322$169,0001$90,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED133$237,406161$259,8704$257,2501$154,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED78$227,756107$235,8502$175,5000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN27$220,96333$249,4551$226,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$230,2864$269,5001$252,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Hillsborough County, NH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2,19073.8 years
Mary2,17181.2 years
Robert1,60970.1 years
Joseph1,59575.6 years
William1,50674.0 years
George1,35375.8 years
Helen1,04181.3 years
Charles1,02675.9 years
Arthur98576.3 years
James98472.6 years
Most common last names in Hillsborough County, NH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith53677.1 years
Gagnon41075.8 years
Johnson33877.1 years
Cote33476.5 years
Brown31176.9 years
Roy28175.2 years
Sullivan24076.7 years
Levesque22675.7 years
Davis22577.5 years
Boucher21574.8 years
Businesses in Hillsborough County, NH
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven15JoS. A. Bank1
ALDO2Jones New York7
AT&T5Journeys2
Abercrombie & Fitch2Justice2
Abercrombie Kids1KFC4
Ace Hardware2Kincaid1
Advance Auto Parts4Kmart1
Aeropostale2Kohl's1
Aerosoles1La-Z-Boy5
American Eagle Outfitters2Lane Bryant1
Ann Taylor1Lane Furniture3
Apple Store1LensCrafters4
Applebee's2Little Caesars Pizza2
Audi1Lowe's4
AutoZone3Macy's3
Avenue1Marriott6
BMW1Marshalls3
Banana Republic1MasterBrand Cabinets64
Barnes & Noble2McDonald's15
Bath & Body Works2Men's Wearhouse3
Bed Bath & Beyond2Motel 61
Ben & Jerry's1Motherhood Maternity5
Best Western2New Balance16
Blockbuster3New York & Co1
Brookstone2Nike5
Budget Car Rental2Nissan2
Burger King11Old Navy2
Buybuy BABY1Olive Garden1
CVS10Outback1
Cache1Outback Steakhouse1
Casual Male XL1Pac Sun2
Charlotte Russe1Panera Bread4
Chevrolet2Papa John's Pizza2
Chick-Fil-A1Payless4
Chipotle1Penske4
Circle K9PetSmart3
Cold Stone Creamery2Pier 1 Imports3
Coldwater Creek1Pizza Hut4
ColorTyme1Quiznos5
Comfort Inn2RadioShack11
Costco1Rite Aid18
Curves6Ruby Tuesday2
DHL6Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Dairy Queen5Sam's Club2
Deb1Sears6
Decora Cabinetry16Sephora1
Dennys1Shaw's8
Domino's Pizza5Skechers USA2
DressBarn2Spencer Gifts2
Dressbarn3Sprint Nextel6
Dunkin Donuts66Staples5
Econo Lodge1Starbucks6
Express2Subaru3
Extended Stay America1Subway17
Famous Footwear1Super 81
Fashion Bug2T-Mobile16
FedEx67T.G.I. Driday's2
Finish Line2T.J.Maxx2
Firestone Complete Auto Care2Taco Bell4
Foot Locker2Talbots3
Ford3Target3
Forever 211The Limited1
GNC16The Room Place2
GameStop5Toyota2
Gap2Toys"R"Us3
Goodwill1True Value6
Gymboree2U-Haul20
H&R Block12U.S. Cellular6
Hilton3UPS83
Hobby Lobby1Verizon Wireless7
Holiday Inn4Victoria's Secret2
Hollister Co.2Volkswagen3
Home Depot4Walgreens10
Honda2Walmart4
Hot Topic2Wendy's9
Hyundai2Wet Seal1
IHOP2YMCA6
JCPenney3

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