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Cheshire County, New Hampshire Facts

Facts
State New Hampshire
Land area 706.7 square miles
Population Density 109.1 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 76,610
Population change -0.7%
Under 5 years of age 4.8%
Under 18 18.9%
65 and over 16.6%
Females 51.2%
White 96.2
Hispanic or Latino of any race 1.7
Asian 1.3%
Two or more races 1.4%
Black or African American 0.7%
Native American 0.3%
Pacific Islander 0%
Had graduated from high school 91%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 30.4%
Veterans 7,261
Households and Housing
Households 30,458
Persons per household 2.4
Living in the same house for one year or more 82.8%
Median household income $55,155
The per capita income $27,874
Live below the poverty line. 11.4%
housing units 34,681
Multi-unit structures 24%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $195,400
Residents owning their homes. 71.3%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 8,144
Women-owned firms 22.6%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0.6%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $1,649,001
Retail sales per capita $21,293
Manufacturers shipments $1,095,187
Merchant wholesaler sales $0