Nashua, New Hampshire Population 2022

92,288
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Nashua is a city located in Hillsborough County New Hampshire. With a 2020 population of 92,288, it is the 2nd largest city in New Hampshire and the 391st largest city in the United States. Nashua is currently growing at a rate of 0.53% annually and its population has increased by 1.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 91,322 in 2020. Spanning over 32 miles, Nashua has a population density of 2,993 people per square mile.

The average household income in Nashua is $94,976 with a poverty rate of 8.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,309 per month, and the median house value is $279,800. The median age in Nashua is 39.6 years, 38.1 years for males, and 41.4 years for females.

Nashua Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Nashuawas:

  • 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 92,288 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 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010401,0550.00%
2011402,7741,7190.43%
2012404,3441,5700.39%
2013405,2819370.23%
2014407,2751,9940.49%
2015408,9851,7100.42%
2016411,3332,3480.57%
2017413,2041,8710.45%
2018414,6301,4260.34%
2019417,0252,3950.57%
2020419,4202,3950.57%
2021421,8152,3950.57%

Nashua Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White72,77981.73%
Black or African American3,1473.53%
American Indian and Alaska Native1070.12%
Asian6,8007.64%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.01%
Some Other Race1,5621.75%
Two or More Races4,6525.22%
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Nashua Population by Race

Nashua Population Pyramid 2022

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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

Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Nashua Sex Ratio

Female

44,478

49.95%

Male

44,574

50.05%

Nashua Population by Age

Nashua Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Nashua Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.8%28.2%
All54.7%45.3%
Female44.7%55.3%
Male43%57%
Non Family40.4%59.6%

54.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nashua Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All36,4462.454.7
Married15,8733.1371.8
Male1,5063.2843
Female4,1333.3144.7
Non Family14,9341.2840.4

3.05

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Nashua Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0443.19%
9th to 12th Grade3,5725.57%
High School Graduate16,64725.97%
Some College12,00218.73%
Associates Degree6,0569.45%
Bachelors Degree15,05123.48%
Graduate Degree8,71713.60%
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Nashua Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Nashua Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian4,6084,2473,626
Native American675832
White50,34647,10818,528
Other Race1,005831296
Black2,0941,877574
2+ Races2,2001,853326
Hispanic6,2694,403778
Islander55

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 asian people with a rate of 78.69%.

Nashua Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,662$54,542$38,471
Less Than 9th Grade$28,001$34,688$23,670
High School Graduate$34,356$40,858$27,642
Some College$41,692$51,585$34,570
Bachelors Degree$57,843$71,710$48,944
Graduate Degree$85,335$109,338$64,929

$46,662

Average Earnings

$54,542

Average Male

$38,471

Average Female

Nashua Earnings by Educational Attainment

Nashua Language by Age

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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

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander55100.00%
Native1073229.91%
Black3,10653417.19%
Hispanic11,0361,59814.48%
Multiple4,6144048.76%
White64,9444,6787.20%
Asian6,7433084.57%
Other132NaN%

8.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.30%

Male Poverty Rate

9.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nashua

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nashua is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nashua is Other, with NaN% 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

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.82%
High School9.15%
Some College6.39%
Bachelors or Greater2.87%

Nashua Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.48%
Male Unemployed15.21%
Female Employed4.94%
Female Unemployed21.23%

Nashua Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Nashua Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$73,785$95,005
Families$92,400$113,857
Married Families$106,665$128,936
Non Families$45,496$62,905
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Income by Household Type

Nashua Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Nashua Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Nashua Marital Status

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5,381

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War752
First Gulf War1,045
Vietnam1,953
Korea274
World War II183

Nashua Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34472
35 to 541,135
55 to 641,208
65 to 741,355
75+1,211

Nashua Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,9948.36%
Black1305.21%
Native American3247.76%
Other Race393.42%
2+ Races1866.80%
Hispanic2863.86%

Nashua Veterans by Race

Nashua Veterans by Education

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4.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nashua Veterans by Education

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70.2%

Labor Force Participation

66.6%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Nashua Employment by Age

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Nashua Employment by Race

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Nashua Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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32.73%

Born in Nashua

84.05%

Native Born

15.95%

Foreign Born

8.07%

Non Citizen

7.88%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

84.05% of Nashua residents were born in the United States, with 32.73% having been born in New Hampshire. 8.07% 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: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18406,0540.00%
18505,820-234-0.39%
186010,0654,2455.63%
187010,5434780.47%
188013,3972,8542.42%
189019,3115,9143.72%
190023,8984,5872.15%
191026,0052,1070.85%
192028,3792,3740.88%
193031,4633,0841.04%
194032,9271,4640.46%
195034,6691,7420.52%
196039,0964,4271.21%
197055,82016,7243.63%
198067,86512,0451.97%
199079,66211,7971.62%
200086,6056,9430.84%
201086,494-111-0.01%
201186,9774830.56%
201287,4604830.56%
201387,9434830.55%
201488,4264830.55%
201588,9094830.55%
201689,3924830.54%
201789,8754830.54%
201890,3584830.54%
201990,8414830.53%
202091,3224810.53%
202191,8054830.53%
202292,2884830.53%

Nashua Population by Year