Candia, New Hampshire Population 2024

4,235

Candia is a city located in Rockingham County New Hampshire. Candia has a 2024 population of 4,235. Candia is currently growing at a rate of 1.05% annually and its population has increased by 5.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,015 in 2020.

The average household income in Candia is $126,524 with a poverty rate of 1.39%. The median age in Candia is 47.6 years: 45.9 years for males, and 49.7 years for females.

Candia Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Candia was:

  • White: 96.94%
  • Two or more races: 1.95%
  • Black or African American: 1.11%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
30.3 sq mi
Density (mi²)
139.60/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
5.48% (220)
The current population of Candia, New Hampshire is 4,235 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,015.

Population by Race

Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White3,92296.94%
Two or more races791.95%
Black or African American451.11%
Native American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Candia Population by Race

Candia Population Pyramid 2024

Candia Median Age

47.6

Total

45.9

Male

49.7

Female

Candia Adults

There are 3,502 adults, (803 of whom are seniors) in Candia.

Candia Age Dependency

49.9

Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Candia Sex Ratio

Female1,91847.4%
Male2,12852.6%

Candia Population by Age

Candia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,5482.6194.65.4
Married1,0433.0399.20.8
Non Family4151.3781.718.3
Male683.91000
Female222.271000

3.02

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

94.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Candia Households and Families

Male

Female

Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade1274.14%
Associates Degree36711.96%
Bachelors Degree51616.81%
Graduate Degree38012.38%
High School Graduate87228.41%
Less Than 9th Grade230.75%
Some College78425.55%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Candia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Candia Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White2,9742,824868
Black45450
2+ Races404028
Hispanic10100

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 70%.

Candia Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$62,833$0$57,500
Graduate Degree$88,864$98,201$86,250
High School Graduate$53,917$68,375$34,615
Less Than 9th Grade$53,148$54,398$0
Overall$52,808$54,792$45,042
Some College$37,946$42,841$34,944

$52,808

Average Earnings

$54,792

Average Male

$45,042

Average Female

Candia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Candia Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Candia Language

95.93% of Candia residents speak only English, while 4.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.49% of the population.

Candia Language

Candia Poverty by Race

rate

Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White3,887491.26%
Hispanic27725.93%
Multiple7978.86%

1.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.89%

Male Poverty Rate

0.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Candia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Candia is Hispanic, with 25.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Candia is White, with 1.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 0%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.66%.

Candia Poverty

rate

Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade15.33%
High School2.98%
Some College0%
Bachelors or Greater0%

Candia Poverty Rate by Education

rate

Rate
Poverty
Male Employed0%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Employed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Candia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Candia Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

Name
Median
Mean
Families$130,661$147,559
Households$117,108$126,524
Married Families$131,311$-999,999,999
Non Families$47,292$65,879

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Candia Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

62.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.3%

Male Marriage Rate

64.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Candia Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Candia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Candia Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Candia Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

371

Number of Veterans

322

Male Veterans

49

Female Veterans

War
Veterans
Vietnam144
First Gulf War62
Korea39
Second Gulf War37
World War II19

Candia Veterans by War

count

Age Group
Veterans
65 to 74123
35 to 5496
55 to 6486
75+66
18 to 340

Candia Veterans by Age

count

Name
Veterans
% of Total
White37110.92%
Hispanic10100%

Candia Veterans by Race

Candia Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

2.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Candia Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

70.6%

Labor Force Participation

68.5%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Candia Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Candia Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Candia Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

53.56%

Born in Candia

98.27%

Native Born

1.73%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

1.73%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.27% of Candia residents were born in the United States, with 53.56% having been born in New Hampshire. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Candia Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change
Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20294,455441%
20284,411441.01%
20274,367441.02%
20264,323441.03%
20254,279441.04%
20244,235441.05%
20234,191441.06%
20224,147441.07%
20214,103882.19%
20204,015581.47%
20193,957120.3%
20183,94570.18%
20173,938160.41%
20163,922-1-0.03%
20153,923-8-0.2%
20143,931-1-0.03%
20133,932100.25%
20123,922140.36%
20113,90840.1%
20103,90400%

Candia Population by Year