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B+
Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    C
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    C-
  9. Cost of Living
    C-
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    C
Rockingham County is located in New Hampshire with a population of 302,479. In Rockingham County, most residents own their homes. In Rockingham County there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Rockingham County and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Rockingham County are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$295,900
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,164
National
$949
Area Feel
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    23%
  • Own
    77%
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Rockingham 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
    65
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    32.5
    40.7
  • Robbery
    17.7
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    105
    500.1
  • Theft
    827.6
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    53.5
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    17%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    15%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    25%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    13%

Working in Rockingham County

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$85,619
National
$55,322

Rockingham County Reviews

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Everything is of a pretty average small town
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There is a store for almost everything within a 10 mile radius