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2022 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County

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  1. #1 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    Bedford

    Suburb of Manchester, NH,

    138 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Bedford is all in all a great town! I'm a senior in high school who just committed to playing D1 at U of Oregon and BHS has really prepared me to strive for the best as a person and as a student!....

    Read 138 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 22,710,

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  2. #2 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    Amherst

    Suburb of Manchester, NH,

    43 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love it here! The community is very inclusive and holds many events to welcome citizens and non-citizens. I wish we had any diversity at all, but we have mostly white citizens. In our school....

    Read 43 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 11,357,

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  3. #3 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    Brookline

    Suburb of Manchester, NH,

    26 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Absolutely love this town. Rural country atmosphere but 15 minutes from any major shopping or entertainment. 1 hour to Boston, 1 hour to the Ocean, 1 hour to the Mountains, everything is an easy....

    Read 26 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 5,394,

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  4. #4 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    Hollis

    Suburb of Manchester, NH,

    20 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Hollis is a rural farm town close to the border of Massachusetts. The schools are excellent; however, due to this fact, it does tend to be more expensive. While there are some houses for sale....

    Read 20 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 7,973,

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  5. #5 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    Peterborough

    Town in New Hampshire,

    16 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says I grew up here so maybe I'm biased but Peterborough really is a gem of a small town. The school system is great and there's a very special tight-knit and caring community here. The downtown is nice...The only real negative I can think of about Peterborough is the lack of industry. There's the schools, the hospital, and a lot of small businesses, but not much else in the way of jobs. It's also not....

    Read 16 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 6,661,

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  6. #6 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    Mont Vernon

    Suburb of Manchester, NH,

    9 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says A small colonial town steeped in history and community. Set upon a hill just north of Amherst NH and Milford NH, this town has a tremendous sense of community. While being slightly removed from the....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 2,634,

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  7. #7 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    Merrimack

    Suburb of Manchester, NH,

    83 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I grew up here and love it! I had my first job in Merrimack, and went to all primary and secondary school here. Best ever..

    Read 83 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 26,353,

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  8. #8 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    Litchfield

    Suburb of Manchester, NH,

    47 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Growing up in Litchfield was great, it’s perfect for families. Once you turn 16 and can drive, you’re only 15-20 minutes ofother towns which is great..

    Read 47 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 8,615,

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  9. #9 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    Nashua

    Town in New Hampshire,

    261 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love how close it is to everything. You're a five minute ride away from any retail or grocery store, 10-15 minutes away from some form of entertainment like the movie theater, an ice rink, rock....

    Read 261 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 89,052,

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  10. #10 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    New Boston

    Suburb of Manchester, NH,

    52 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived my entire life in the small town of New Boston, and can confidently say it is a lovely place with a strong community. Some of my fondest childhood memories were founded within this town....

    Read 52 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 5,805,

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  11. #11 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    Goffstown

    Suburb of Manchester, NH,

    76 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I absolutely love living in the prestigious suburb of Goffstown! The school systems are fantastic for all grades and offer a wide array of extracurriculars. The community resources are kept up with....

    Read 76 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 18,091,

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  12. #12 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    Hudson

    Suburb in New Hampshire,

    55 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love the overall welcoming presence! Very nice people, very clean neighborhood. Mostly safe, lots to do..

    Read 55 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 25,488,

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  13. #13 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    Milford

    Suburb of Manchester, NH,

    42 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love my small town! We are connected trough not only schools but town wide activities and services. From Recreational outings, athletics and groups to volunteering for the local food pantry and...We are a very supportive and inclusive community. I have worked on our towns LGBTQ FaceBook page. And this year I am helping coordinateour PRIDE Festival. We may be small but we are mighty!.

    Read 42 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 15,994,

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  14. #14 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    Lyndeborough

    Suburb of Manchester, NH,

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 1,734,

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  15. #15 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    Wilton

    Suburb of Manchester, NH,

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Overall, Wilton is a family- oriented town with a close- knit community. While this small town does have a pleasant little strip of businesses in its center, it lacks night life, and is rarely a....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 1,203,

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  16. #16 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    Wilton Town

    10 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says I love the Wilton area. Growing up in a small town has taught me a lot about what it means to be a part of my community. Wilton's small school setting creates a family bond like a larger school....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 3,777,

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  17. #17 Best Places to Live in Hillsborough County.

    Pelham

    Suburb in New Hampshire,

    45 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Pelham is a beautiful town filled with lots of beautiful people. Since having taken a job at our local McDonald's restaurant, I have been able to interact with many Pelham residents and learn more....

    Read 45 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 13,991,

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  18. Manchester

    City in New Hampshire,

    325 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Great smaller-medium sized city for young families and young professionals to get a taste of everything and a great quality of life. Because it is the largest city in a state with downright negligible, non-existent mental health and addiction services there are some pain points that need to be worked out and addressed by the state...The city and many non-profits are footing the bill for the state’s unwillingness to address this issue and those needing help are funneled into the city where there are actual resources — after a...The city is great — the state’s priorities need work..

    Read 325 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Population: 112,441,

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  19. Pinardville

    Suburb of Manchester, NH,

    18 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says There is very little to no crime in this area and hardly anything really goes on. The only safety concerns in the entire town are the occasional speeding cars and a fire once every couple months. The....

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Population: 4,764,

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  20. East Merrimack

    Suburb of Manchester, NH,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 2.7 stars.

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Population: 4,786,

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  21. Hillsborough

    Town in New Hampshire,

    15 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in Hillsborough for approximately 32 years. It is a small, rural town and quaint community. A revitalization of the town square is over due and should be accomplished to support local....

    Read 15 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Population: 6,020,

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  22. Deering

    Town in New Hampshire,

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Deering is a cute little town. It’s got two of my favorite little hiking spots. Everyone is nice or crazy and I don’t mind that. It only makes sense living in the middle of the woods. Neighbors are....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Population: 1,720,

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  23. Sharon

    Town in New Hampshire,

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 450,

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  24. Mason

    Town in New Hampshire,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Mason is a small town that radiates love and positivity. With a population under 2000, everyone knows each other and their families. Everyone is willing to give a helping hand and spread positivity....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 1,521,

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  25. Hancock

    Town in New Hampshire,

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Great area for arts, crafts and folk music , and the town neighbors the internationally recognized MacDowell Art Colony. A surprising number of good restaurants and friendly pubs within 20', along....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 1,711,

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