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Hanover
  • Town in New Hampshire

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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade B+
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade B
  7. Jobs
    grade A
  8. Weather
    grade C
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A+

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Hanover is a town in New Hampshire with a population of 11,612. Hanover is in Grafton County and is one of the best places to live in New Hampshire. Living in Hanover offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Hanover and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Hanover are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$577,400
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,695
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    31%
  • Own
    69%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade A minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    8.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    8.6
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    43.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    535.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    8.7
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    7%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    38%
  • 25-34 years
    8%
  • 35-44 years
    7%
  • 45-54 years
    8%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    54%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    30%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    7%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    5%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  11%

Working in Hanover

Jobs
grade A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$146,198
National
$69,021

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