Belknap County, New Hampshire Population 2019

Belknap County, New Hampshire's estimated population is 60,785 with a growth rate of 0.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Belknap County, New Hampshire is the 7th largest county in New Hampshire.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201760,7851790.30%
201660,6063580.59%
201560,248760.13%
201460,172660.11%
201360,106-221-0.37%
201260,327620.10%
201160,2651710.28%
201060,09410,87822.10%
199049,2166,33214.77%
198042,88410,51732.49%
197032,3673,45511.95%
196028,9122,2808.56%
195026,6322,3049.47%
194024,3281,7057.54%
193022,6231,4456.82%
192021,178-131-0.61%
191021,3091,7839.13%
190019,526-795-3.91%
189020,3212,37313.22%
188017,9482671.51%
187017,681-868-4.68%
186018,5498284.67%
185017,7210.00%

Belknap County, New Hampshire Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White58,361
Two or More Races876
Asian579
Black or African American290
American Indian and Alaska Native172
Some Other Race89
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander16

Belknap County, New Hampshire Population Pyramid 2019

Belknap County, New Hampshire Median Age

46.7


Total

46.2


Male

47.4


Female

Belknap County, New Hampshire Adults

There are 48,817 adults, (12,266 of whom are seniors) in Belknap County, New Hampshire.

Belknap County, New Hampshire Age Dependency

65.2

Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Belknap County, New Hampshire Sex Ratio

Female

30,678

50.81%

Male

29,705

49.19%

Belknap County, New Hampshire Households and Families

Belknap County, New Hampshire Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Belknap County, New Hampshire Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
All75.8%24.2%
Male68.7%31.3%
Non Family60.3%39.7%
Female58.4%41.6%

75.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,5792.4275.8
Married13,1622.9288.9
Non Family8,2601.2960.3
Female2,2923.2658.4
Male8653.3168.7

2.88

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Belknap County, New Hampshire Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7071.59%
9th to 12th Grade2,6826.03%
High School Graduate13,12329.51%
Some College9,44621.24%
Associates Degree4,51810.16%
Bachelors Degree8,66619.49%
Graduate Degree5,32711.98%

Belknap County, New Hampshire Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White42,87739,61013,509
Hispanic49342381
Asian415398234
Multiple Races377343128
Black20320230
Native American17213016
Other Race2020

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 56.39%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,950$43,121$33,875
Less Than High School$24,953$31,607$20,278
High School Grad$31,966$36,522$27,253
Some College$36,935$41,302$33,563
Bachelors Degree$47,030$56,833$37,856
Graduate Degree$68,385$78,138$60,489

$37,950

Average Earnings

$43,121

Average Male

$33,875

Average Female

Belknap County, New Hampshire Language

Belknap County, New Hampshire Language by Age

Belknap County, New Hampshire Language

96.54% of Belknap County, New Hampshire residents speak only English, while 3.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.03% of the population.

Belknap County, New Hampshire Poverty

Belknap County, New Hampshire Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White56,5584,9558.76%
Multiple79514818.62%
Hispanic92813914.98%
Black26910037.17%
Asian579427.25%
Other853642.35%
Native17274.07%

9.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.86%

Male Poverty Rate

9.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Belknap County, New Hampshire

The race most likely to be in poverty in Belknap County, New Hampshire is Other, with 42.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Belknap County, New Hampshire is Native, with 4.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.89%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.72%
High School10.51%
Some College8.53%
Bachelors or Greater2.19%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.48%
Male Unemployed21.10%
Female Employed4.36%
Male Employed3.08%

Belknap County, New Hampshire Income

Belknap County, New Hampshire Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$65,834$81,682
Families$77,620$95,177
Married Families$85,545$
Non Families$36,115$50,374

Belknap County, New Hampshire Marital Status

Belknap County, New Hampshire Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Belknap County, New Hampshire Married by Age and Sex

Belknap County, New Hampshire Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Belknap County, New Hampshire Marital Status by Race

Belknap County, New Hampshire Veterans

5,983

Number of Veterans

5,485

Male Veterans

498

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,285
First Gulf War939
Korea703
Second Gulf War520
World War II476

Belknap County, New Hampshire Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,85812.36%
Hispanic589.72%
Black4919.92%
Indian4224.42%
2 or More347.28%

Belknap County, New Hampshire Veterans by Education

6.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Belknap County, New Hampshire Employment Status

64.1%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Belknap County, New Hampshire

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