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Best Places To Live In Rochester, NH

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  • Rochester, NH
  • Your matching location
  • 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
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score81
  • York Harbor, ME
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,885
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  • Portsmouth, NH
  • 19.2 miles away (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
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  • Durham, NH
  • 11.3 miles away (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
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  • Newfields, NH
  • 18.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 323
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  • Dover, NH
  • 9.1 miles away (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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  • Cape Neddick, ME
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,577
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  • South Eliot, ME
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,663
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  • Kittery, ME
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,704
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  • Berwick, ME
  • 6.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,329
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  • Kittery Point, ME
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,078
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  • Newmarket, NH
  • 15.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,597
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  • Epping, NH
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,756
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  • North Berwick, ME
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,764
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  • Alfred, ME
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 755
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  • Somersworth, NH
  • 5.5 miles away (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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  • Alton, NH
  • 16.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 214
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  • Raymond, NH
  • 20.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,141
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  • Sanford, ME
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,887
  • If you'll be welcoming friends and family into Sanford soon, there are several activities you can take advantage of. McDougal Orchards is a wonderful place to enjoy nature and there are lots of hiking
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  • Farmington, NH
  • 8.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,122
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  • Sanbornville, NH
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 800
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  • Union, NH
  • 13.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 110
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  • Milton Mills, NH
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 368
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  • Pittsfield, NH
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,619
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  • Milton, NH
  • 10.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 884

Listed above are the best places to live in Rochester, NH for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Rochester, NH, followed by the best places to live near Rochester, NH, sorted by Livability Score.

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