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New Hampshire Population 2024

New Hampshire People
New Hampshire (U.S. state Abbreviation: NH) is the northeastern state of USA with seacoast, mountains, lakes and rivers, borders Maine and Atlantic Ocean to the east, Quebec(Canadian province) to the north, Massachusetts to the south and Vermont to the west. New Hampshire population in 2024 is expected to be 1.4 million, it is 41st populous state in US with an area of 9,349 square miles (24,214 sq km) with area rank of 46 in the US. People of this state are called as 'New Hampshirites'. Concord is the state capital and Manchester is the largest city, other cities include Nashua. New Hampshire was named after Hampshire, England by Captain John Mason. In the year of 1775, New Hampshire became the first state to declare its independence from England.

According to U.S. 2020 Census Results, NH population in 2020 is 1,377,529. New Hampshire population in 2023 is expected to be 1.4 million, population in 2022 is expected to be 1.41 million, and in 2021 is expected to be 1.38 million.
YearPopulation% Change
20201,377,529census updated
July 1, 2020
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2018, last census by July 1, 2020

New Hampshire Population by Race

According to 2017 demographics estimates population of New Hampshire by race are: 93.42% of New Hampshire population are White Americans compared to 1.4% are Black Americans, 0.161% are AIAN and 289 people are NHPI. 33,313(2.5%) are Asian population

White Population

White population in New Hampshire are 1,244,260, percentage wise 93.42 percent are whites. Whites, also called White Americans or European American, having origins in the original peoples of Europe (numbers include hispanic whites).

Black Population

Black population in New Hampshire are 18,632, percentage wise 1.40 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in New Hampshire, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.

Asian Population

Asian population in New Hampshire are 33,313, percentage wise 2.50 percent are asians, out of these 10,015 are Asian Indians, 7,242 are Chinese, 2,747 are Filipinos, 866 are Japanese, 2,440 are Korean, 2,231 are Vietnamese and 7,772 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in New Hampshire are 45,266. Percentage wise 3.40 percent are hispanics, out of these 9,585 are Mexican people, 13,675 are Puerto Ricans, 1,722 are Cubans, and 20,284 are other Hispanic or Latinos. Hispanics may be of any race, included in applicable race categories.

92 are Native Hawaiians, 70 are Samoans and 49 are Guamanian/Chamorro's.

Total Population1,331,848Percent
Black or African American18,6321.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,1480.161%
Cherokee tribal grouping1800.014%
Chippewa tribal grouping370.003%
Navajo tribal grouping620.005%
Sioux tribal grouping450.003%
Asian Population33,3132.50%
Asian Indian10,0150.75%
Other Asian Population7,772
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2890.02%
Native Hawaiian920.007%
Guamanian or Chamorro490.004%
Other Pacific Islander78
Some other race7,016
Hispanic or Latino45,2663.40%
Puerto Rican13,6751.03%
Other Hispanic or Latino20,284

Source: US Census 2017(Table B03002)

Top Cities of New Hampshire


Population Pyramid

Population Pyramid of New Hampshire as per 2021 estimates as below.

Source: 2021 US Census Estimates: Population In Five Year Age-Group

New Hampshire Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, population of New Hampshire by age is 1,331,848, out of these 659,131 are male, 672,717 are female, The sex ratio of New Hampshire is 980. The New Hampshire population by age are, under 15 years is 213,801, 15 years and over is 1,118,047, 30 years and over is 860,478, 65 years and over is 219,293 and 85 years and over is 28,443. 49.49 percent are male, 50.51 percent are female, 16.05 percent are under 15 years old, 83.95 percent are 15 years and over, 64.61 percent are 30 years and over, 16.47 percent are 65 years and over, 2.14 percent are 85 years and over.

Languages spoken in NH

According to 2018 Census estimates, New Hampshire only English speakers are 1,193,312, Spanish speakers are 31,092 people, French incl cajun are 17,102, 1,133 speak Italian, 3,518 speak Portuguese, 3,401 German, Yiddish, 337 Pennsylvania, 1,870 Greek, 2,586 Russian, 632 Polish, 1,613 Serbo-Croatian, 319 Ukranian or other Slavic languages, 105 Armenian, 351 Persian, 5,139 Chinese including Mandarin, Cantonese, 849 Japanese, 1,137 Korean, 1,989 Vietnamese, 131 Khmer, 1,646 Thai/Lao/Tai-Kadai, 1983 Tagalog, 1244 Ilocano/Samoan/Hawaiian, 1,162 Arabic, 248 Hebrew, 774 Amharic/Somali,587 Yoruba/Twi/Igbo, 1750 Swahili, 8 Navajo. Indian language speakers in New Hampshire are 859 Gujarati, 1751 Hindi, 312 Urdu, 173 Punjabi, 4,773 Nepali/Marathi, 2307 Telugu, 608 Tamil, 414 Malayalam/Kannada and 1909 speak other languages of Asia.
Speak only English1,168,11992.15
Spanish Language27,1712.14
European Language46,9763.71
Asian Languages18,8251.49
Other Languages6,5240.51
Source: US Census 2017(Table S1601)

New Hampshire Education

New Hampshire education stats for High school, Bachelor degree and Professional degree.

Population 18 to 24 years128,52065,67262,848
Less than high school graduate13,3707,9115,459
High school graduate (includes equivalency)39,72122,62017,101
Some college or associates degree58,38927,62030,769
Bachelors degree or higher17,0407,5219,519
Population 25 years and over939,471458,675480,796
Less than 9th grade21,10611,3549,752
9th to 12th grade, no diploma46,17225,96120,211
High school graduate (includes equivalency)262,891133,744129,147
Some college, no degree176,65684,96091,696
Associates degree94,08840,05954,029
Bachelors degree209,224101,139108,085
Graduate or professional degree129,33461,45867,876
High school graduate or higher814,579392,352422,227
Bachelors degree or higher313,144149,714163,430
Black or African10,7976,4854,312
High school graduate or higher9,7495,9363,813
Bachelors degree or higher3,1221,9201,202
American Indian or Alaska Native alone1,496777719
High school graduate or higher1,289665624
Bachelors degree or higher221110111
High school graduate or higher19,0338,77910,254
Bachelors degree or higher12,9526,3606,592
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20912980
High school graduate or higher18211072
Bachelors degree or higher846816
Hispanic or Latino Origin23,71712,13411,583
High school graduate or higher18,5878,9889,599
Bachelors degree or higher5,8292,6663,163
Source: US Census 2017(Table S1501)


Total civilian non-institutionalized population165,149
Black or African American1,781
American Indian and Alaska Native alone459
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander48
Some other race683
With a hearing difficulty52,432
With a vision difficulty23,938
With a cognitive difficulty61,748
With an ambulatory difficulty76,932
With a self-care difficulty26,472
With an independent living difficulty51,621

Counties of New Hampshire

Hillsborough County is the populous county in New Hampshire with 415,247, followed by Rockingham with 309,176, Merrimack with 151,132, Strafford County with 130,090 and Grafton County with 89,786 people.

CountyPopulation 2017Population 2018% ChangeRank 2017Rank 2018
Belknap County60,84561,0220.377
Carroll County48,10948,7791.488
Cheshire County76,18576,4930.466
Coos County31,58431,58901010
Grafton County89,94789,786-0.255
Hillsborough County413,157415,2470.511
Merrimack County150,169151,1320.633
Rockingham County307,281309,1760.622
Strafford County129,421130,0900.544
Sullivan County43,06943,1440.299


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