NH

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

About Peterborough, NH

Peterborough, NH is located in Hillsborough County in the state of New Hampshire.

The total City Population for Peterborough is about 6,524 with about 66 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 6,714.

The Average Home Value is $264,200.00, which is roughly 7% higher than the Average Home Value of $246,084.00 for the state of New Hampshire, and roughly 29% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $82,056.00, which is roughly 9% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $74,998.00 for the state of New Hampshire, and roughly 30% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Peterborough is about 3.6%.

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

Hillsborough County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 14.5% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 52.98%
Republican: 45.3%
Libertarian: 1.72%


Nearby Locations

Dublin, NH (4.87 mi.)
Greenfield, NH (4.89 mi.)
Hancock, NH (5.49 mi.)
Jaffrey, NH (6.59 mi.)
Temple, NH (6.75 mi.)
Bennington, NH (8.01 mi.)
Harrisville, NH (8.04 mi.)
New Ipswich, NH (8.25 mi.)
Lyndeborough, NH (8.60 mi.)
Francestown, NH (8.96 mi.)
Antrim, NH (10.37 mi.)
Rindge, NH (10.41 mi.)
Wilton, NH (10.83 mi.)
Marlborough, NH (12.27 mi.)
Troy, NH (12.54 mi.)
Munsonville, NH (12.82 mi.)
Nelson, NH (12.82 mi.)
Greenville, NH (12.83 mi.)
Mason, NH (12.83 mi.)
Mont Vernon, NH (13.64 mi.)
Fitzwilliam, NH (13.76 mi.)
New Boston, NH (14.15 mi.)
Sullivan, NH (14.47 mi.)
Milford, NH (15.08 mi.)
Stoddard, NH (15.83 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 03458
Latitude : 42.875234
Longitude : -71.939730
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 1040 ft.
Area Code(s) : 603

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.25
Male Population Estimate : 46.31%
Female Population Estimate : 52.64%
Median Age : 46.7
Male Median Age : 44.7
Female Median Age : 47.9

White Population Estimate : 95.87%
Black Population Estimate : 0.88%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.34%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.07%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.39%
Other Population Estimate : 0.45%

Crime Details

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

Average # of Violent Crimes for Hillsborough County: About 273 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Hillsborough County is about 52% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 5% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.