Cheshire County, New Hampshire Population 2018

Cheshire County, New Hampshire's estimated population is 75,960 with a growth rate of -0.47% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cheshire County, New Hampshire is the 6th largest county in New Hampshire.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201775,960-360-0.47%
201676,3206230.82%
201675,697-339-0.45%
201576,036-227-0.30%
201476,263-327-0.43%
201376,590-212-0.28%
201276,802-72-0.09%
201176,874-176-0.23%
201077,0506,9299.88%
199070,1218,00512.89%
198062,1169,75218.62%
197052,3649,02220.82%
196043,3424,53111.67%
195038,8113,85811.04%
194034,9531,2683.76%
193033,6852,7108.75%
192030,9753161.03%
191030,659-662-2.11%
190031,3211,7425.89%
189029,5798452.94%
188028,7341,4695.39%
187027,265-169-0.62%
186027,434-2,710-8.99%
185030,1443,71514.06%
184026,429-587-2.17%
183027,016-18,360-40.46%
182045,3764,38810.71%
181040,9882,1635.57%
180038,82510,05334.94%
179028,7720.00%

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White72,930
Two or More Races1,376
Asian978
Black or African American530
Some Other Race343
American Indian and Alaska Native137
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander26

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

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Median Age

42.2


Total

41.3


Male

42.8


Female

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Adults

There are 62,201 adults, (13,127 of which are seniors) in Cheshire County, New Hampshire.

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Age Dependency

55.6

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Sex Ratio

Female

39,049

51.16%

Male

37,271

48.84%

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Households and Families

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

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.4%12.6%
All70.2%29.8%
Female59.5%40.5%
Male56.6%43.4%
Non Family52.1%47.9%

70.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All30,4732.3570.2
Married14,7962.9487.4
Non Family11,2971.3452.1
Female2,9353.0359.5
Male1,4452.8156.6

2.85

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Households

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2172.32%
9th to 12th Grade2,6295.01%
High School Graduate17,48533.30%
Some College9,93518.92%
Associates Degree4,7389.02%
Bachelors Degree10,05919.15%
Graduate Degree6,45112.28%

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White50,43846,91115,765
Asian648515325
Hispanic614558221
Multiple Races487403119
Black22720766
Other Race17517139
Native American89564
Islander262621

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 80.77%.

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,489$42,072$31,630
Less Than High School$25,238$28,464$21,361
High School Grad$32,139$36,530$27,245
Some College$34,434$41,862$30,323
Bachelors Degree$42,300$51,199$35,691
Graduate Degree$55,241$71,214$49,385

$36,489

Average Earnings

$42,072

Average Male

$31,630

Average Female

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Language

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Language by Age

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Language

96.96% of Cheshire County, New Hampshire residents speak only English, while 3.04% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.56% of the population.

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Poverty

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White67,9097,19310.59%
Hispanic1,17419716.78%
Asian95918319.08%
Multiple1,18417214.53%
Other3107122.90%
Black3686016.30%
Native10476.73%
Islander26519.23%

10.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.70%

Male Poverty Rate

12.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cheshire County, New Hampshire

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cheshire County, New Hampshire is Other, with 22.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cheshire County, New Hampshire is Native, with 6.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.53%.

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.84%
Some College9.13%
High School8.86%
Bachelors or Greater3.55%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.49%
Male Unemployed24.52%
Female Employed7.27%
Male Employed4.81%

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Income

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,359$75,282
Families$73,159$89,258
Married Families$82,705$100,587
Non Families$32,237$47,792

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Marital Status

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Married by Age and Sex

Cheshire 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 35To44.

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Marital Status by Race

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Veterans

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Veterans by War

6,339

Number of Veterans

5,659

Male Veterans

680

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,131
First Gulf War972
Korea837
Second Gulf War604
World War II355

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,728
75+1,689
35 to 541,428
55 to 641,129
18 to 34365

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,12910.23%
Hispanic11513.25%
2 or More9414.14%
Other5527.50%
Asian354.50%
Indian1713.93%
Black92.00%

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Veterans by Education

6.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Employment Status

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Employment by Age

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

62.4%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Employment by Race

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Cheshire County, New Hampshire

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Keene2356323406-157-0.67%
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