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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    C-
  9. Cost of Living
    C-
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    B
Cheshire County is located in New Hampshire with a population of 76,109. In Cheshire County, most residents own their homes. In Cheshire County there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many young professionals live in Cheshire County and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Cheshire County are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$188,700
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$934
National
$949
Area Feel
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    30%
  • Own
    70%
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Cheshire County Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    99.5
    282.7
  • Murder
    1.9
    6.1
  • Rape
    45.9
    40.7
  • Robbery
    38.3
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    286.9
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,489.9
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    53.6
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    13%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    13%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    20%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    13%

Working in Cheshire County

Jobs
B-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$60,148
National
$55,322

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