Nashua, New Hampshire Population 2023

92,771

Nashua is a city located in Hillsborough County New Hampshire. With a 2023 population of 92,771, it is the 2nd largest city in New Hampshire and the 397th largest city in the United States.Nashua is currently growing at a rate of 0.52% annually and its population has increased by 1.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 91,322 in 2020. Spanning over 32 miles, Nashua has a population density of 3,009 people per square mile.

The average household income in Nashua is $94,976 with a poverty rate of 9.7%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Nashua is 39.5 years, 37.4 years for males, and 41.7 years for females.

Nashua Demographics

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

  • White: 81.73%
  • Asian: 7.64%
  • Two or more races: 5.22%
  • Black or African American: 3.53%
  • Other race: 1.75%
  • Native American: 0.12%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.01%
The current population of Nashua, New Hampshire is 92,771 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 91,322.

Nashua, New Hampshire Population 2023

Nashua Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

White

Asian

Two or more races

Black or African American

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Nashua Population by Race

Nashua Population Pyramid 2023

Nashua Median Age

39.5

Total

37.4

Male

41.7

Female

Nashua Adults

There are 71,498 adults, (14,694 of whom are seniors) in Nashua.

Nashua Age Dependency

56.8

Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Nashua Sex Ratio

Female44,47849.95%
Male44,57450.05%

Nashua Population by Age

Nashua Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.05

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

54.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Nashua Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Nashua Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Nashua Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 68.39%.

Nashua Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$46,662

Average Earnings

$54,542

Average Male

$38,471

Average Female

Nashua Earnings by Educational Attainment

Nashua Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Nashua Language

77.53% of Nashua residents speak only English, while 22.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.54% of the population.

Nashua Language

Nashua Poverty by Race

rate

9.7%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.3%

Male Poverty Rate

9.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nashua

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nashua is Islander, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nashua is Asian, with 5.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.59%.

Nashua Poverty

Nashua Poverty Rate by Education

Nashua Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Nashua Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Nashua Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Nashua Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Nashua Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Nashua Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Nashua Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

5,381

Number of Veterans

5,017

Male Veterans

364

Female Veterans

Nashua Veterans by War

Nashua Veterans by Age

count

Nashua Veterans by Race

Nashua Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

4%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.7%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nashua Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

70.2%

Labor Force Participation

66.6%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Nashua Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Nashua Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Nashua 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

31.92%

Born in Nashua

81.96%

Native Born

15.55%

Foreign Born

7.87%

Non Citizen

7.69%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

81.96% of Nashua residents were born in the United States, with 31.92% having been born in New Hampshire. 7.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Nashua Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Nashua Population by Year