Manchester, New Hampshire 

8 Reviews | Review This Place | Photos and Maps

Population

110,601

+0.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.7%

Median Income

$55,306

Median Home Price

$240,700

Best Places to Live in Manchester, New Hampshire

Small cities - Southern New Hampshire along U.S. 3 corridor. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Manchester, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Educated population
Attractive downtowns
Favorable tax climate
Cons
Harsh winters
Long commutes
Low ethnic diversity
 $427,900 
476 Cohas Ave Unit 9-27
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2050 SqFt
 $274,900 
857 Beech St
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1585 SqFt
 $254,900 
29 S Hall St
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1320 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Manchester-Nashua Metro Area

Nashua has grown up and prospered as a commuter suburb to Boston and its prosperous northern suburbs, offering the best of small-city living, tax climate, and considerably cheaper homes at the expense of long commutes across the Massachusetts border. The lack of a sales tax brings shoppers across the border from northern Massachusetts, leading to a larger retail infrastructure than one might expect. A new commuter rail service will strengthen Nashua’s role as a bedroom community. The story isn’t all about commuters- there is a considerable business presence in the area, with corporate names like Oracle, HP, Nashua Corporation (office machines) and Lockheed Martin operating large facilities. Workers at these facilities will find commutes a non-issue.


Best Neighborhoods In Manchester, New Hampshire: Download the BestPlaces App

QUICK FACTS

City: Manchester
Zip Codes: 03103 03104 03102 03109 03101
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 130 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Manchester is 2.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Manchester jobs have increased by 1.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Manchester's cost of living is 4.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Manchester's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Manchester, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Hillsborough county voted Republican in three of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008 and 2012. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Manchester's population is 110,601 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Manchester is $240,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Manchester public schools spend $11,567 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.5 students per teacher in Manchester. More Education



Best Places to Live in Manchester Rankings


Housing Market in Manchester

It's a good time to buy in Manchester. Home Appreciation is up 5.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Manchester Real Estate

The median home price in Manchester is $240,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


View More Data >

Reviews for Manchester   8 Reviews
City Mismatch - 7/23/2013
Manchester was a fine city to raise my little family, but as a single person again it isn't for me. It may be okay for some, maybe 20-somethings or 30-somethings, but... Read More

Start Your Review of Manchester


im buried in snow - 2/8/2011
The snow wont stop, my phone was taken by a plow, roofs leaking from ice dams and are collapsing by weight of snow, its snowing now!... Read More

Loved It! - 7/13/2009
I lived in Manchester for one year for work purposes and absolutely loved it. Living in New Hampshire was the best place I ahve ever lived and if possible I would gladly... Read More


View More Data >

COMPARE COST OF LIVING
Compare Manchester, New Hampshire to any other place in the USA.

MAPS OF MANCHESTER, NEW HAMPSHIRE
Check out the latest Maps in a variety of categories including cost of living, population, and commute time.Manchester,New Hampshire Map
ZIP CODES IN MANCHESTER, NEW HAMPSHIRE
03103 03104 03102 03109 03101

PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP

Members receive 10 FREE city profile downloads a month, unlimited access to our detailed cost of living calculator and analysis, unlimited access to our DataEngine, and more.

Try Now

NEW LISTINGS IN MANCHESTER
$427,900
476 Cohas Ave Unit 9-27
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$274,900
857 Beech St
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$254,900
29 S Hall St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$279,900
145 Sibley Ter
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$225,000
246 Woodland Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$5,999
131 Forest Hill Way
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$229,900
33 Greystone Way
Bed 2 | Bath 2

Join BestPlaces