NH

National Population : 333,590,059
New Hampshire State Population : 1,336,035

About Dorchester, NH

Dorchester, NH is located in Grafton County in the state of New Hampshire.

The total City Population for Dorchester is about 362 with about 3 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,163.

The Average Home Value is $172,500.00, which is roughly 30% lower than the Average Home Value of $246,084.00 for the state of New Hampshire, and roughly 9% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $56,071.00, which is roughly 25% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $74,998.00 for the state of New Hampshire, and roughly 3% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Dorchester is about 5%.

New Hampshire is ranked #26 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 45.44 out of 100.

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Voting

Grafton County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 40.01% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 61.48%
Republican: 36.88%
Libertarian: 1.63%


Nearby Locations

East Hebron, NH (5.27 mi.)
Hebron, NH (5.27 mi.)
Wentworth, NH (6.46 mi.)
Plymouth, NH (8.38 mi.)
Ellsworth, NH (10.67 mi.)
Thornton, NH (10.67 mi.)
Campton, NH (10.67 mi.)
Canaan, NH (11.34 mi.)
Orange, NH (11.34 mi.)
Warren, NH (12.32 mi.)
Ashland, NH (12.92 mi.)
Orford, NH (12.92 mi.)
Bristol, NH (13.75 mi.)
Alexandria, NH (13.75 mi.)
Lyme, NH (15.44 mi.)
Grafton, NH (15.88 mi.)
Pike, NH (16.35 mi.)
Holderness, NH (16.36 mi.)
Enfield, NH (17.59 mi.)
Piermont, NH (17.60 mi.)
Etna, NH (18.46 mi.)
Center Harbor, NH (18.76 mi.)
N Woodstock, NH (18.91 mi.)
Danbury, NH (19.02 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 03266
Latitude : 43.811561
Longitude : -71.883800
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 640 ft.
Area Code(s) : 603

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.43
Male Population Estimate : 51.83%
Female Population Estimate : 48.17%
Median Age : 46.9
Male Median Age : 46.6
Female Median Age : 47.3

White Population Estimate : 98.24%
Black Population Estimate : 0.32%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.88%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.25%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.55%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.08%
Other Population Estimate : 0.32%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Dorchester specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Grafton County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Grafton County: About 167 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Grafton County is about 47% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 42% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.