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Orford
  • Town in New Hampshire

Report Card

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

editorial

Orford is a town in New Hampshire with a population of 1,444. Orford is in Grafton County. Living in Orford offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Orford and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Orford are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$303,300
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,184
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    20%
  • Own
    80%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade A
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    76.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    0
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    230.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    6%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    16%
  • 45-54 years
    17%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    14%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    14%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    31%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    national  12%

Working in Orford

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$73,636
National
$62,843

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