Cheshire County, New Hampshire Population 2019

Cheshire County, New Hampshire's estimated population is 75,960 with a growth rate of 0.35% 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
201775,9602630.35%
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
White72,689
Two or More Races1,440
Asian970
Black or African American582
Some Other Race266
American Indian and Alaska Native137
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander25

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Population Pyramid 2019

5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,0003,500 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,0003,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Median Age

42.5


Total

41.7


Male

43.3


Female

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Adults

There are 62,189 adults, (13,705 of whom are seniors) in Cheshire County, New Hampshire.

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Age Dependency

57

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Sex Ratio

Female

38,910

51.12%

Male

37,199

48.88%

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Households and Families

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

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All70.3%29.7%
Female59.2%40.8%
Male55.7%44.3%
Non Family50.8%49.2%

70.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All30,5292.3470.3
Married14,8802.9188.6
Non Family11,3311.3350.8
Female3,0073.1259.2
Male1,3112.8655.7

2.85

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

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 Grade1,1942.27%
9th to 12th Grade2,5264.80%
High School Graduate16,64931.65%
Some College9,98118.97%
Associates Degree5,1149.72%
Bachelors Degree10,36319.70%
Graduate Degree6,77612.88%

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White50,67447,24916,454
Asian606484305
Multiple Races600510170
Hispanic452426170
Black19215627
Other Race15014725
Native American77494
Islander252520

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 80.00%.

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,350$44,380$31,773
Less Than High School$24,650$30,389$20,661
High School Grad$33,881$38,215$27,460
Some College$35,981$42,257$30,926
Bachelors Degree$42,634$53,255$34,983
Graduate Degree$57,081$74,045$49,024

$37,350

Average Earnings

$44,380

Average Male

$31,773

Average Female

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Language

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Language by Age

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Language

96.94% of Cheshire County, New Hampshire residents speak only English, while 3.06% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.68% of the population.

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Poverty

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White67,8126,6599.82%
Hispanic1,16420817.87%
Asian95919019.81%
Multiple1,23216213.15%
Black4549721.37%
Other2394016.74%
Native106109.43%
Islander25520.00%

10.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.71%

Male Poverty Rate

11.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cheshire County, New Hampshire

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cheshire County, New Hampshire is Black, with 21.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cheshire County, New Hampshire is Native, with 9.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.96%.

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.80%
High School8.53%
Some College8.27%
Bachelors or Greater3.36%

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

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.41%
Female Unemployed26.37%
Female Employed7.71%
Male Employed4.80%

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Income

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,148$77,410
Families$76,112$92,054
Married Families$85,569$103,706
Non Families$34,041$48,996

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Marital Status

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Veterans

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Veterans by War

6,181

Number of Veterans

5,502

Male Veterans

679

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,216
First Gulf War972
Korea813
Second Gulf War555
World War II290

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,773
75+1,648
35 to 541,303
55 to 641,189
18 to 34268

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,00710.04%
Hispanic9010.32%
2 or More809.73%
Asian405.41%
Other3621.82%
Indian1110.28%
Black71.37%

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Veterans by Education

5.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Employment Status

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Employment by Age

65.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.5%

Employment Rate

4.5%

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