Rockingham County, New Hampshire Population 2019

Rockingham County, New Hampshire's estimated population is 306,363 with a growth rate of 0.80% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Rockingham County, New Hampshire is the 2nd largest county in New Hampshire.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017306,3632,4410.80%
2016303,9221,7660.58%
2015302,1561,1940.40%
2014300,9621,9690.66%
2013298,9931,2110.41%
2012297,7821,8190.61%
2011295,9636800.23%
2010295,28349,43820.11%
1990245,84555,50029.16%
1980190,34551,39436.99%
1970138,95139,92240.31%
196099,02928,97041.35%
195070,05911,91720.50%
194058,1424,3928.17%
193053,7501,2522.38%
192052,4983100.59%
191052,1881,0702.09%
190051,1181,4682.96%
189049,6505861.19%
188049,0641,7673.74%
187047,297-2,825-5.64%
186050,1229281.89%
185049,1943,4237.48%
184045,7711,4463.26%
183044,325-10,921-19.77%
182055,2465,07110.11%
181050,1754,74810.45%
180045,4272,2585.23%
179043,1690.00%

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White287,519
Asian5,808
Two or More Races4,926
Black or African American2,214
Some Other Race1,628
American Indian and Alaska Native384

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

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Population Pyramid 2019

2,0004,0006,0008,00010,00012,00014,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,00010,00012,00014,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Median Age

44.1


Total

42.9


Male

45.1


Female

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Adults

There are 241,198 adults, (48,446 of whom are seniors) in Rockingham County, New Hampshire.

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Age Dependency

56.9

Age Dependency Ratio

25.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Sex Ratio

Female

152,701

50.48%

Male

149,778

49.52%

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Households and Families

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

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

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.1%10.9%
All76.7%23.3%
Male69.4%30.6%
Female64.8%35.2%
Non Family57.9%42.1%

76.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All119,9552.576.7
Married68,1303.0489.1
Non Family36,0941.2757.9
Female10,5103.0264.8
Male5,2212.9769.4

2.95

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Households

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,1541.45%
9th to 12th Grade7,6893.53%
High School Graduate55,27625.39%
Some College41,11818.88%
Associates Degree22,14010.17%
Bachelors Degree55,34125.42%
Graduate Degree33,01915.16%

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White205,265195,64783,022
Hispanic4,6214,0191,503
Asian4,0453,6792,422
Multiple Races2,3652,114849
Black1,5701,520623
Other Race1,079960328
Native American18217642

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 96.82%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 59.88%.

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,049$60,541$39,567
Less Than High School$31,450$35,653$21,710
High School Grad$39,820$46,740$30,106
Some College$42,258$53,809$34,295
Bachelors Degree$61,908$83,773$46,225
Graduate Degree$73,730$99,859$60,573

$50,049

Average Earnings

$60,541

Average Male

$39,567

Average Female

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Language

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Language by Age

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Language

93.85% of Rockingham County, New Hampshire residents speak only English, while 6.15% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 2.90% of the population.

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Poverty

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White279,68912,7134.55%
Hispanic7,94380810.17%
Multiple4,7214148.77%
Asian5,7513986.92%
Black2,1321677.83%
Other1,618965.93%

4.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.17%

Male Poverty Rate

5.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rockingham County, New Hampshire

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rockingham County, New Hampshire is Hispanic, with 10.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rockingham County, New Hampshire is White, with 4.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.96%.

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School10.94%
High School5.53%
Some College4.63%
Bachelors or Greater2.17%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed19.04%
Male Unemployed13.29%
Female Employed2.92%
Male Employed1.89%

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Income

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$85,619$108,616
Families$103,321$125,307
Married Families$112,718$137,028
Non Families$47,631$63,952

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Marital Status

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Married by Age and Sex

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Marital Status by Race


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

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Veterans

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Veterans by War

22,287

Number of Veterans

20,561

Male Veterans

1,726

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam8,401
First Gulf War4,060
Second Gulf War2,722
Korea2,349
World War II1,176

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 746,060
75+5,402
35 to 545,015
55 to 644,487
18 to 341,323

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White21,5259.36%
Hispanic3165.74%
Black28616.19%
2 or More2599.40%
Other1169.51%
Asian912.06%
Indian104.50%

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Veterans by Education

2.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Employment Status

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Employment by Age

71.8%

Labor Force Participation

68.4%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Employment by Race

Rockingham County, New Hampshire Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Rockingham County, New Hampshire

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Portsmouth21233214852521.19%
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