Best Places to Live in New Hampshire

AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in New Hampshire by using a Livability Score out of 100. The Livability Score for each city in New Hampshire is calculated from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. New Hampshire has a population of 1,323,459 and a population density of 141.3. The capital city is Concord and the largest city in New Hampshire is Manchester. To filter the results, use the filters on the left to sort by state, population and category.
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Rank City Livability Ame­nities Cost of Living Crime Edu­cation Emp­loyment Housing Weather
1Hanover, NHPopulation: 8,60879A+FB+A+B+A+F
2Exeter, NHPopulation: 9,53779A+DAABB+D
3Durham, NHPopulation: 8,89779A+DAA+C+B+D+
4New London, NHPopulation: 1,36278ADA+AC+AF
5Portsmouth, NHPopulation: 21,14078A+DC+ABAD+
6Dover, NHPopulation: 30,02177A+DB+B+C+B+D
7Amherst, NHPopulation: 65177C+FB+A+AAD+
8Nashua, NHPopulation: 86,82377A+DBB+BB+D+
9Milford, NHPopulation: 8,54777A+DB+AC+B+D+
10Londonderry, NHPopulation: 10,68377BDAAB+B+D+
11Hampton, NHPopulation: 8,99777AFBA+BAD
12Wolfeboro, NHPopulation: 2,42576ADAA+C+B+F
13Hudson, NHPopulation: 7,29776A+DB+BBB+D+
14Pinardville, NHPopulation: 3,98876AD+AB+C+BD+
15Derry, NHPopulation: 21,85576A+DBABBD+
16East Merrimack, NHPopulation: 3,85576B+DAB+C+BD+
17South Hooksett, NHPopulation: 5,47176C+DAB+AB+D+
18Concord, NHPopulation: 42,76776A+DC+B+C+BD
19Newmarket, NHPopulation: 5,32275ADB+AC+B+D
20Peterborough, NHPopulation: 2,84375A+DAA+D+BF
21Newfields, NHPopulation: 23575CDA+B+BAD
22Hampton Beach, NHPopulation: 2,28075BDA+B+C+B+D
23Goffstown, NHPopulation: 3,29975BDAB+BB+D+
24North Conway, NHPopulation: 2,28675AD+A+B+CBF
25Alton, NHPopulation: 63675C+D+B+A+BB+F
26North Walpole, NHPopulation: 1,31574ACA+BCBF
27Raymond, NHPopulation: 2,82774B+D+B+B+C+BD+
28Keene, NHPopulation: 23,38974A+D+CAC+BF
29Contoocook, NHPopulation: 1,63074FDA+AB+B+D
30Loudon, NHPopulation: 67574DDB+A+B+B+D
31Tilton Northfield, NHPopulation: 3,86373BD+ABC+BF
32Hancock, NHPopulation: 24473DDA+ABB+F
33Warner, NHPopulation: 43173C+DB+AC+BD
34Seabrook Beach, NHPopulation: 1,32073D+FA+BBA+D
35Wilton, NHPopulation: 1,13873CD+AB+C+BD+
36Manchester, NHPopulation: 109,78673A+DDBC+BD+
37Henniker, NHPopulation: 1,73473FDAAB+B+D
38North Woodstock, NHPopulation: 40573AD+BAC+BF
39Littleton, NHPopulation: 4,60872A+BB+BCC+F
40Meredith, NHPopulation: 1,52172B+DB+AD+BF
41Suncook, NHPopulation: 5,25872AD+B+BCBD
42Lebanon, NHPopulation: 13,27572ADCAC+B+F
43Rochester, NHPopulation: 29,83072A+D+D+BC+BD
44Lincoln, NHPopulation: 72072ACBBCBF
45Epping, NHPopulation: 1,49671B+D+BCBBD
46Franklin, NHPopulation: 8,49971B+CBBCBF
47New Hampton, NHPopulation: 38271DDAB+BBF
48Woodsville, NHPopulation: 1,25471BAABD+CF
49Plymouth, NHPopulation: 3,91971ADC+ADBF
50Charlestown, NHPopulation: 83771FC+A+ACC+F
51Claremont, NHPopulation: 13,30471ACCBCC+F
52Somersworth, NHPopulation: 11,78271B+DD+BC+BD
53Laconia, NHPopulation: 16,06271A+D+D+BC+BF
54Troy, NHPopulation: 1,51071D+CA+C+C+C+F
55Hooksett, NHPopulation: 4,06571D+DBABBD
56Newport, NHPopulation: 4,86471B+CC+BCC+F
57Hillsborough, NHPopulation: 2,79671BD+BC+C+BD
58Berlin, NHPopulation: 10,00970B+A+BCCD+F
59Plainfield, NHPopulation: 18970FDB+B+B+AF
60Walpole, NHPopulation: 49370C+D+BB+CBF
61Bethlehem, NHPopulation: 95370CBA+BCC+F
62West Swanzey, NHPopulation: 1,01870DCA+B+CBF
63Pittsfield, NHPopulation: 1,60570CD+A+CCBD
64Ashland, NHPopulation: 97270BBC+BCC+F
65Suissevale, NHPopulation: 9870FDA+CBA+F
66Marlborough, NHPopulation: 1,01270FD+A+BC+BF
67Jaffrey, NHPopulation: 2,45670D+CBBCBF
68Bradford, NHPopulation: 31370DDBB+C+BD
69Center Sandwich, NHPopulation: 9169DDB+A+CAF
70Farmington, NHPopulation: 3,61269BCCC+CC+D
71Sanbornville, NHPopulation: 92569DCBAC+BF
72Milton, NHPopulation: 84569FB+CC+BBD
73Canaan, NHPopulation: 47269DCBACBF
74Antrim, NHPopulation: 1,44569DD+C+B+BBF
75Milton Mills, NHPopulation: 12969FD+C+A+CBF
76Blodgett Landing, NHPopulation: 5169FDB+A+C+B+F
77Lancaster, NHPopulation: 1,57569CBBBCC+F
78Belmont, NHPopulation: 1,58768D+CCB+C+C+F
79Whitefield, NHPopulation: 1,11168FAABD+C+F
80Bennington, NHPopulation: 24668FCBB+C+C+F
81Conway, NHPopulation: 1,26168B+C+D+BDBF
82Union, NHPopulation: 35968FDBAC+BD
83Bristol, NHPopulation: 1,82367CCC+BD+BF
84Greenville, NHPopulation: 1,37667FCA+CC+BF
85Center Ossipee, NHPopulation: 57567FC+C+C+C+BF
86Lisbon, NHPopulation: 1,05767FB+A+C+CCF
87Gorham, NHPopulation: 1,52266BABBCCF
88Colebrook, NHPopulation: 1,38966BACCD+D+F
89Melvin Village, NHPopulation: 9066FDACCAF
90Enfield, NHPopulation: 1,05966FD+BBC+BF
91Groveton, NHPopulation: 1,31066FAAC+CD+F
92Hinsdale, NHPopulation: 1,49566FCBBCC+F
93Winchester, NHPopulation: 1,79065D+CBD+D+BF
94Mountain Lakes, NHPopulation: 47464FD+BB+BC+F
95West Stewartstown, NHPopulation: 32364D+AC+DD+D+F
96Bartlett, NHPopulation: 18761DD+AA+FB+F
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