Belknap County, New Hampshire Population 2018

Belknap County, New Hampshire's estimated population is 60,785 with a growth rate of 0.65% 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
201760,7853930.65%
201660,392-214-0.35%
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
White58,320
Two or More Races861
Asian643
Black or African American322
American Indian and Alaska Native149
Some Other Race97

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Belknap County, New Hampshire Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Belknap County, New Hampshire Median Age

46.5


Total

45.8


Male

47.1


Female

Belknap County, New Hampshire Adults

There are 48,797 adults, (11,837 of which are seniors) in Belknap County, New Hampshire.

Belknap County, New Hampshire Age Dependency

63.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Belknap County, New Hampshire Sex Ratio

Female

30,821

51.03%

Male

29,571

48.97%

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
Married87.1%12.9%
All75.6%24.4%
Male65.7%34.3%
Non Family63.3%36.7%
Female58.2%41.8%

75.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Belknap County, New Hampshire Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,4642.4375.6
Married13,1192.9487.1
Non Family7,9991.2863.3
Female2,4933.258.2
Male8533.1365.7

2.89

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Belknap County, New Hampshire Households

Belknap County, New Hampshire Education

Belknap County, New Hampshire Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8571.94%
9th to 12th Grade2,8396.41%
High School Graduate13,31830.08%
Some College9,27120.94%
Associates Degree4,50510.17%
Bachelors Degree8,50719.21%
Graduate Degree4,98311.25%

Belknap County, New Hampshire Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White42,70639,15013,129
Hispanic47744978
Multiple Races35732788
Asian337261174
Black27327111
Native American14914510
Other Race1818

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 51.63%.

Belknap County, New Hampshire Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,613$41,489$31,797
Less Than High School$26,209$31,636$21,171
High School Grad$31,034$36,034$26,047
Some College$35,655$39,726$31,998
Bachelors Degree$44,812$52,180$37,477
Graduate Degree$65,582$73,656$58,662

$36,613

Average Earnings

$41,489

Average Male

$31,797

Average Female

Belknap County, New Hampshire Language

Belknap County, New Hampshire Language by Age

Belknap County, New Hampshire Language

96.23% of Belknap County, New Hampshire residents speak only English, while 3.77% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 2.39% of the population.

Belknap County, New Hampshire Poverty

Belknap County, New Hampshire Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White56,5535,5359.79%
Multiple77429037.47%
Hispanic94219320.49%
Black3228927.64%
Other956265.26%
Asian643324.98%
Native14064.29%

10.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.68%

Male Poverty Rate

10.92%

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 65.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Belknap County, New Hampshire is Native, with 4.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.53%.

Belknap County, New Hampshire Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.19%
High School10.76%
Some College9.51%
Bachelors or Greater2.57%

Belknap County, New Hampshire Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.54%
Male Unemployed20.43%
Female Employed4.67%
Male Employed3.50%

Belknap County, New Hampshire Income

Belknap County, New Hampshire Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,245$78,649
Families$73,190$91,014
Married Families$81,401$101,674
Non Families$34,161$48,414

Belknap County, New Hampshire Marital Status

Belknap County, New Hampshire Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Belknap County, New Hampshire Marital Status by Race

Belknap County, New Hampshire Veterans

Belknap County, New Hampshire Veterans by War

5,993

Number of Veterans

5,565

Male Veterans

428

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,261
First Gulf War886
Korea620
World War II473
Second Gulf War454

Belknap County, New Hampshire Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,705
35 to 541,466
75+1,424
55 to 641,171
18 to 34227

Belknap County, New Hampshire Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,91312.51%
Hispanic558.89%
Black5418.62%
2 or More265.30%

Belknap County, New Hampshire Veterans by Education

6.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Belknap County, New Hampshire Employment Status

Belknap County, New Hampshire Employment by Age

64.4%

Labor Force Participation

61.1%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Belknap County, New Hampshire Employment by Race

Belknap County, New Hampshire Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Belknap County, New Hampshire

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Laconia15966164705043.16%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990