Cheshire County, New Hampshire Population 2022

Cheshire County, New Hampshire's estimated population is 76,637 with a growth rate of 0.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cheshire County, New Hampshire is the 7th largest county in New Hampshire. The 2010 Population was 77,058 and has seen a growth of -0.55% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
179028,7720.00%
180038,82510,05334.94%
181040,9882,1635.57%
182045,3764,38810.71%
183027,016-18,360-40.46%
184026,429-587-2.17%
185030,1443,71514.06%
186027,434-2,710-8.99%
187027,265-169-0.62%
188028,7341,4695.39%
189029,5798452.94%
190031,3211,7425.89%
191030,659-662-2.11%
192030,9753161.03%
193033,6852,7108.75%
194034,9531,2683.76%
195038,8113,85811.04%
196043,3424,53111.67%
197052,3649,02220.82%
198062,1169,75218.62%
199070,1218,00512.89%
201077,0586,9379.89%
201176,933-125-0.16%
201276,902-31-0.04%
201376,712-190-0.25%
201476,426-286-0.37%
201576,288-138-0.18%
201675,975-313-0.41%
201775,963-12-0.02%
201875,901-62-0.08%
201976,0851840.24%
202076,2691840.24%
202176,4531840.24%
202276,6371840.24%
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Cheshire County, New Hampshire Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White72,05294.76%
Black or African American6540.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native1860.24%
Asian7040.93%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander310.04%
Some Other Race4020.53%
Two or More Races2,0112.64%
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Cheshire County, New Hampshire Population by Race

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Population Pyramid 2022

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Cheshire County, New Hampshire Median Age

43


Total

42.1


Male

44.2


Female

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Adults

There are 62,442 adults, (15,167 of whom are seniors) in Cheshire County, New Hampshire.

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Sex Ratio

Female

38,811

51.04%

Male

37,229

48.96%

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Population by Age

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

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Cheshire County, New Hampshire Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
All68.1%31.9%
Male58.3%41.7%
Female54.6%45.4%
Non Family47.5%52.5%

68.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All30,5132.3568.1
Married14,9072.9387.5
Male1,2793.2758.3
Female2,4543.1454.6
Non Family11,8731.3547.5

2.87

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

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Cheshire County, New Hampshire Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1762.20%
9th to 12th Grade2,3324.36%
High School Graduate16,72531.24%
Some College9,80618.32%
Associates Degree5,45110.18%
Bachelors Degree11,34421.19%
Graduate Degree6,70012.52%
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Cheshire County, New Hampshire Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian423377219
Black276229130
Hispanic655621237
White51,28247,99317,171
Other Race362347106
2+ Races835738233
Native American675418
Islander1414

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 51.77%.

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,324$49,109$34,250
Less Than 9th Grade$31,057$34,178$19,839
High School Graduate$37,128$44,347$29,450
Some College$36,359$44,565$30,826
Bachelors Degree$48,442$57,138$40,378
Graduate Degree$58,910$76,399$52,611

$41,324

Average Earnings

$49,109

Average Male

$34,250

Average Female

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Language by Age

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Cheshire County, New Hampshire Language

97.17% of Cheshire County, New Hampshire residents speak only English, while 2.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.45% of the population.

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Language

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1616339.13%
Black5275911.20%
White67,3936,2259.24%
Hispanic1,247866.90%
Asian680233.38%
Other2NaN%
Multiple1,734895.13%

9.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.50%

Male Poverty Rate

9.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cheshire County, New Hampshire

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cheshire County, New Hampshire is Native, with 39.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cheshire County, New Hampshire is Multiple, with 5.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.19%.

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.43%
High School9.21%
Some College8.06%
Bachelors or Greater2.49%

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.64%
Male Unemployed27.11%
Female Employed6.15%
Female Unemployed14.83%

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

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,686$82,341
Families$83,400$98,702
Married Families$93,013$106,357
Non Families$38,084$53,492
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Income by Household Type

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

47.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Married by Age and Sex

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Cheshire County, New Hampshire 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.

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Marital Status by Race

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Cheshire County, New Hampshire Marital Status

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5,753

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War940
First Gulf War985
Vietnam2,376
Korea413
World War II133

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34425
35 to 541,295
55 to 64877
65 to 741,815
75+1,341

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5,6859.55%
Native American99.00%
2+ Races594.57%
Hispanic534.84%

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Veterans by Race

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Veterans by Education

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4.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Veterans by Education

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64%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Employment by Age

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Cheshire County, New Hampshire Employment by Race

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Cheshire County, New Hampshire 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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42.22%

Born in Cheshire County, New Hampshire

96.86%

Native Born

3.14%

Foreign Born

1.16%

Non Citizen

1.98%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.86% of Cheshire County, New Hampshire residents were born in the United States, with 42.22% having been born in New Hampshire. 1.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Cheshire County, New Hampshire Place of Birth

  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

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