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 1,317,474 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: 9,53778A+DAABB+D
3Durham, NHPopulation: 8,89778A+DAA+C+B+D+
4Portsmouth, NHPopulation: 21,14078A+FC+ABAD+
5New London, NHPopulation: 1,36278AFA+AC+AF
6Dover, NHPopulation: 30,02177A+DB+B+C+B+D
7Amherst, NHPopulation: 65177C+FB+A+AAD+
8Nashua, NHPopulation: 86,82377A+DBB+BB+D+
9Londonderry, NHPopulation: 10,68377BDAAB+B+D+
10Milford, NHPopulation: 8,54777A+DB+AC+B+D+
11Hampton, NHPopulation: 8,99777AFBA+BAD
12Wolfeboro, NHPopulation: 2,42576ADAA+C+B+F
13Hudson, NHPopulation: 7,29776A+DB+BBB+D+
14Pinardville, NHPopulation: 3,98876ADAB+C+BD+
15Derry, NHPopulation: 21,85576A+DBABBD+
16East Merrimack, NHPopulation: 3,85576B+DAB+C+BD+
17South Hooksett, NHPopulation: 5,47175C+DAB+AB+D+
18Concord, NHPopulation: 42,76775A+DC+B+C+BD
19Newmarket, NHPopulation: 5,32275ADB+AC+B+D
20Peterborough, NHPopulation: 2,84375A+DAA+D+BF
21Hampton Beach, NHPopulation: 2,28075BFA+B+C+B+D
22Goffstown, NHPopulation: 3,29975BDAB+BB+D+
23Alton, NHPopulation: 63674C+D+B+A+BB+F
24Newfields, NHPopulation: 23574CFA+B+BAD
25North Conway, NHPopulation: 2,28674ADA+B+CBF
26Raymond, NHPopulation: 2,82774B+DB+B+C+BD+
27North Walpole, NHPopulation: 1,31574AD+A+BCBF
28Keene, NHPopulation: 23,38974A+DCAC+BF
29Contoocook, NHPopulation: 1,63074FDA+AB+B+D
30Loudon, NHPopulation: 67573DDB+A+B+B+D
31Tilton Northfield, NHPopulation: 3,86373BDABC+BF
32Seabrook Beach, NHPopulation: 1,32073D+FA+BBA+D
33Hancock, NHPopulation: 24473DDA+ABB+F
34Warner, NHPopulation: 43173C+DB+AC+BD
35Henniker, NHPopulation: 1,73473FDAAB+B+D
36Manchester, NHPopulation: 109,78673A+DDBC+BD+
37Wilton, NHPopulation: 1,13873CDAB+C+BD+
38North Woodstock, NHPopulation: 40572AD+BAC+BF
39Meredith, NHPopulation: 1,52172B+DB+AD+BF
40Lebanon, NHPopulation: 13,27572ADCAC+B+F
41Suncook, NHPopulation: 5,25872AD+B+BCBD
42Littleton, NHPopulation: 4,60872A+CB+BCC+F
43Rochester, NHPopulation: 29,83072A+D+D+BC+BD
44Lincoln, NHPopulation: 72071AD+BBCBF
45Epping, NHPopulation: 1,49671B+D+BCBBD
46Plymouth, NHPopulation: 3,91971ADC+ADBF
47New Hampton, NHPopulation: 38271DDAB+BBF
48Franklin, NHPopulation: 8,49971B+D+BBCBF
49Woodsville, NHPopulation: 1,25471BB+ABD+CF
50Somersworth, NHPopulation: 11,78271B+DD+BC+BD
51Laconia, NHPopulation: 16,06271A+D+D+BC+BF
52Hooksett, NHPopulation: 4,06571D+DBABBD
53Charlestown, NHPopulation: 83770FCA+ACC+F
54Claremont, NHPopulation: 13,30470ACCBCC+F
55Hillsborough, NHPopulation: 2,79670BDBC+C+BD
56Newport, NHPopulation: 4,86470B+CC+BCC+F
57Troy, NHPopulation: 1,51070D+D+A+C+C+C+F
58Walpole, NHPopulation: 49370C+DBB+CBF
59Plainfield, NHPopulation: 18970FFB+B+B+AF
60Berlin, NHPopulation: 10,00969B+ABCCD+F
61Pittsfield, NHPopulation: 1,60569CDA+CCBD
62West Swanzey, NHPopulation: 1,01869DD+A+B+CBF
63Bradford, NHPopulation: 31369DDBB+C+BD
64Bethlehem, NHPopulation: 95369CCA+BCC+F
65Center Sandwich, NHPopulation: 9169DDB+A+CAF
66Marlborough, NHPopulation: 1,01269FDA+BC+BF
67Jaffrey, NHPopulation: 2,45669D+D+BBCBF
68Farmington, NHPopulation: 3,61269BD+CC+CC+D
69Milton Mills, NHPopulation: 12969FD+C+A+CBF
70Sanbornville, NHPopulation: 92569DDBAC+BF
71Antrim, NHPopulation: 1,44569DD+C+B+BBF
72Ashland, NHPopulation: 97269BCC+BCC+F
73Canaan, NHPopulation: 47269DCBACBF
74Union, NHPopulation: 35968FD+BAC+BD
75Blodgett Landing, NHPopulation: 5168FDB+A+C+B+F
76Belmont, NHPopulation: 1,58768D+D+CB+C+C+F
77Whitefield, NHPopulation: 1,11168FAABD+C+F
78Hinsdale, NHPopulation: 1,49568FB+BBCC+F
79Suissevale, NHPopulation: 9868FFA+CBA+F
80Lancaster, NHPopulation: 1,57567CC+BBCC+F
81Bennington, NHPopulation: 24667FD+BB+C+C+F
82Bristol, NHPopulation: 1,82367CD+C+BD+BF
83Milton, NHPopulation: 84567FCCC+BBD
84Winchester, NHPopulation: 1,79067D+BBD+D+BF
85Greenville, NHPopulation: 1,37667FD+A+CC+BF
86Conway, NHPopulation: 1,26166B+CD+BDBF
87Colebrook, NHPopulation: 1,38966BACCD+D+F
88Enfield, NHPopulation: 1,05966FD+BBC+BF
89Center Ossipee, NHPopulation: 57566FD+C+C+C+BF
90Lisbon, NHPopulation: 1,05766FBA+C+CCF
91Groveton, NHPopulation: 1,31065FAAC+CD+F
92Melvin Village, NHPopulation: 9065FFACCAF
93Gorham, NHPopulation: 1,52264BBBBCCF
94Mountain Lakes, NHPopulation: 47464FD+BB+BC+F
95West Stewartstown, NHPopulation: 32363D+AC+DD+D+F
96Bartlett, NHPopulation: 18761DDAA+FB+F
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