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Hanover
  • Town in New Hampshire

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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 11,467. 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
$564,000
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,458
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    34%
  • Own
    66%
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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
    26
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    34.7
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    104.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    702.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    17.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    6%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    37%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    6%
  • 45-54 years
    9%
  • 55-64 years
    9%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    52%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    31%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    8%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    6%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  12%

Working in Hanover

Jobs
grade A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$137,344
National
$62,843

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