Economic Labor Market Information

Population

  • 17,651 (U.S. Census 2010)
  • 17,765 (2014 Estimate - U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 through 2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates)

Population Projections (NHOEP Population Projections - September 2016)

  • 2015 est. - 17,846
  • 2020 - 18,051
  • 2025 - 18,335
  • 2030 - 18,689
  • 2035 - 18,911
  • 2040 - 18,988

Median Household Income: $69,123 (U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 through 2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates)

Per Capita Income: $32,661 (U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 through 2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates)

September 2016 Total Manchester Area Labor Force: 117,900 (NHES)

September 2016 Total Manchester Area Unemployment Rate: 2.6% (NHES)

September 2016 Goffstown Unemployment Rate: 2.4% (NHES)

Educational Attainment, Population 25 years and over:

  • (U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 through 2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates )
    • High School graduate or higher: 90.8%
    • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.6%
  • 2016 Tax Rate: $26.43/$1,000
  • 2012 Equalization Ratio: 101.6%
  • 2016 Jan through  June Median Purchase Price of all housing for Hillsborough County: $230,000 (NHHFA)
  • 2016 Jan through June Median Purchase Price of all housing for Goffstown: $207,266 (NHHFA)
  • 2016 Median Rent of all units for Hillsborough County: $1,214 (NHHFA)
  • 2016 Median Rent of all units for Goffstown: $1,119 (NHHFA)
  • Form of Government
    • Five-Member Select Board
    • Annual March Town Meeting