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Places With The Best Housing In New Hampshire 2018

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score82
  • Hanover, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,482
  • Behold Hanover, home to Dartmouth College (please bow, this is an Ivy League School) located in the middle of Hanover, NH. Hanover and the surrounding areas (Lyme, Etna) are nice towns if you have the
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  • Portsmouth, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,458
  • What a town! If you haven’t been to our lovely city of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, let me be the first to welcome you to this beautiful gem. Located in the gorgeous New England region of Northeastern
79
  • Hampton, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,542
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  • Durham, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,666
  • Durham, New Hampshire is the perfect location for those with a true love of nature and the great outdoors. One great place to get a glimpse of this is in the Stolworthy Wildlife Sanctuary! You truly feel
79
  • Londonderry, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,049
  • I underwent an incredible experience while living in Londonderry New Hampshire. The city is a part of Rockingham County. Londonderry is north of Manchester New Hampshire. The town is famous for its apple
77
  • South Hooksett, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,958
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  • Nashua, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 87,279
  • Trash removal awful, all night parties unchecked, parking awful, credit card #'s lifted and food poisoning and objects in food (piece of thin metal at Italian restaurant on Daniel Webster highway). Folks
77
  • Dover, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,750
  • I’ve lived in Dover, NH my entire life. Also known as the Garrison City, we have over 30,000 residents living in our city making us the largest in New Hampshire’s Seacoast region. We offer some of the
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  • Exeter, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,022
  • as a long time resident I h ave watched the phillips exeter acadamy destroy quality of life with the on going contruction, with the town fathers giving our roads away to pea. there are 5 road closures
71
  • Lebanon, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,528
  • It's good someone is realizing that Lebanon and the UV are so over themselves it is hilarious. This is a place in the middle of nowhere, and the town is basically a wanna be gentrified mill town.
77
  • Hudson, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,961
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  • Milford, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,136
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  • Newmarket, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,597
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  • Suncook, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,171
73
  • Concord, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 42,634
  • The memory of our stay in Concord, NH still brings a smile to my face. Concord appeared to be a clean and well maintained community. Beyond the breathtaking scenery was a quaintness which had a timeless
74
  • Derry, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 22,392
  • I moved here from Atlanta Georgia to have a safe, educationally oriented environment to raise my daughter. It has been a wonderful experience these last 16
63
  • Manchester, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 110,231
  • Manchester used to be a great place to live now it is corrupt with drugs and crime. the police are everywhere and its not safe. I have been gone a year and when i went to visit it looked dirty and the
76
  • Pinardville, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,110
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  • Somersworth, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,756
  • Living in Somersworth, NH is just, simply put, average. Besides our education which is super awful according to the test scores from the schools in our area, the great choice of restaurants, coffee
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  • Keene, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,537
  • Keene is a great little spot in southern New Hampshire. I love living here, especially during the winter. If you enjoy winter sports and especially skiing, you'll like it too. There are a bunch of great
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  • Laconia, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 16,171
  • There's some pretty nice shops in downtown like Concord area. There's some really good vape shops that teach kids not to smoke. There's a lot of food options and shopping options. It's all close and
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  • Rochester, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,052
  • Rochester, New Hampshire, not to get it confused with the many others, is just a beautiful place to live. It’s honestly just right for someone looking for a place that offers the best of small town
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  • Franklin, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,440
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  • Claremont, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,022
  • Claremont is the redneck armpit of New Hampshire. If you want to live in the bowels of MAGAt town this is the place for you. Do you like seeing Confederate flags flying from your neighbors flag pole and
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  • Berlin, NH
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,154
  • In my opinion rural North Country living (such as Berlin) offers the best quality of life and balance found anywhere. Berlin is home to some of the most genuine and authentic people I have been

Housing is one of the most important factors when deciding where to live in New Hampshire. Housing prices continue to rise, but there are still some deals to be had. When searching for a new home, you want to ensure that home prices in that area are appreciating, but you also need to ensure that the home prices will fit within you budget. AreaVibes used science and data to create a list of the best cities in New Hampshire to buy a new home with a population over 5,000 people.

The cities listed above have been chosen as the best places to buy a new home in New Hampshire as they have seen high appreciation rates combined with a solid income to home price affordability ratio. High appreciation rates are a good indicator that the home will continue to increase in value, while the affordability ratio ensure that homes in that area are affordable based on the median household income to home price ratio.

To further narrow your search results for the best places to purchase a new home in New Hampshire, you can use the filters. Start by selecting cities and/or neighborhoods, city size based on population, categories (amenities, crime, cost of living, education, employment and weather) as well as home/rent prices to ensure that the cities fall within your budget.