Rochester, New Hampshire 

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Population

30,212

+1.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.5%

Median Income

$48,114

Median Home Price

$193,000

Boston Gifts

Best Places to Live in Rochester, New Hampshire

Regional center/Capital city - Central Massachusetts coast at the head of Boston Bay. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Rochester, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Rochester, NH Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Education
Arts and culture
Historic interest
Cons
Traffic and sprawl
Economic cycles
Cost of living

What Bert Has To Say About Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area

Boston is widely viewed as the intellectual and historic capital of the United States. It is a cosmopolitan city with a complete set of services, a broad range of amenities, and a rich tradition and culture almost unmatched in the rest of the country. The metro area defined as Boston-Quincy actually includes downtown and areas mostly south of city into Norfolk and Plymouth County. Suburbs to the west and northwest are covered in the Cambridge-Newton-Framingham metro area (see page TK); northern suburbs to New Hampshire are covered in Essex County (page TK).


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QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: New Hampshire
County: Strafford County
Metro Area: Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Rochester
Zip Codes: 03867 03868 03839
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Rochester is 2.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Rochester jobs have increased by 2.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rochester's cost of living is 6.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Rochester's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Strafford county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Rochester's population is 30,212 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Rochester is Real Estate: $193,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.0%.

SCHOOLS
Rochester public schools spend $13,204 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.3 students per teacher in Rochester. More Education



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Housing Market in Rochester

It's a good time to buy in Rochester. Home Appreciation is up 7.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Rochester is $193,000.

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Reviews for Rochester   3 Reviews
the next great place in the Seacoast region - 7/21/2008
After living here for almost twelve years, I become happier each year with my choice. Rochester has lots of space left for development. It provides good community... Read More

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The place where YOU know NOTHING, and EVERYONE ELS - 11/16/2007
Awful horrid place, people have such a terrible attitude and can't (or at least won't) keep to their own business, ALWAYS starting and causing DRAMA, BS, HEADGAMES, and... Read More

Small Town Living with City Convenience - 12/8/2006
Rochester is a beautiful New England small town within commuting and shopping distance to Portsmouth and Boston. Close to both the White Mountains and the Seacoast... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN ROCHESTER, NEW HAMPSHIRE
03867 03868 03839

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