Manchester, NH Population

By | June 21, 2019

Population: 107,006. Estimated population in July 2020: 109,691 (+2.5% change)
Males: 52,394 (49.0%), Females: 54,612 (51.0%)

The city of Manchester is located in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire. See Countryaah.com for alphabetical list of all cities in New Hampshire, including top 10 cities by population and area of New Hampshire.

Median resident age: 34.9 years
Median household income: $40,774
Median house value: $114,300

Races in Manchester:

  • White Non-Hispanic (89.3%)
  • Hispanic (4.6%)
  • Black (2.1%)
  • Other race (1.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Vietnamese (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Chinese (0.5%)

Ancestries: Irish (18.1%), French (18.0%), French Canadian (16.5%), English (10.0%), German (6.3%), Italian (6.2%).

Elevation: 280 feet

Land area: 33.0 square miles

Map of Manchester, NH

Population

For population 25 years and over in Manchester

  • High school or higher: 80.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 22.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Manchester city

  • Never married: 31.0%
  • Now married: 47.7%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

9.4% Foreign born (2.9% Europe, 2.2% Asia, 1.9% Latin America, 1.8% North America).

Population change in the 1990s: +7,580 (+7.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers in Manchester:

  • CATHOLIC MEDICAL CENTER (100 MCGREGOR STREET)
  • ELLIOT HOSPITAL (1 ELLIOT WAY)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Manchester:

  • PARKLAND MEDICAL CENTER (about 13 miles; DERRY, NH)
  • SOUTHERN NH MEDICAL CENTER (about 17 miles; NASHUA, NH)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPITAL (about 17 miles; NASHUA, NH)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Manchester:

  • MANCHESTER (about 4 miles; MANCHESTER, NH; Abbreviation: MHT)
  • LAURENCE G HANSCOM FLD (about 38 miles; BEDFORD, MA; Abbreviation: BED)
  • PEASE INTERNATIONAL TRADEPORT (about 45 miles; PORTSMOUTH, NH; Abbreviation: PSM)

Other public-use airports nearest to Manchester:

  • CONCORD MUNI (about 16 miles; CONCORD, NH; Abbreviation: CON)
  • BOIRE FIELD (about 16 miles; NASHUA, NH; Abbreviation: ASH)
  • MERRIMACK VALLEY (about 27 miles; METHUEN, MA; Abbreviation: MA2)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/Universities in Manchester:

  • NEW HAMPSHIRE COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 3,251; Location: 2500 N RIVER RD; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.nhc.edu; Offers Doctor’s degree)
  • SAINT ANSELM COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 1,936; Location: 100 ST ANSELM DR STE 1729; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.anselm.edu)
  • HESSER COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 1,914; Location: 3 SUNDIAL AVE; Private, for-profit)
  • NEW HAMPSHIRE COMM TECH COLL-MANCHESTER/STRATHAM (Full-time enrollment: 1,811; Location: 1066 FRONT ST; Public)
  • NOTRE DAME COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 868; Location: 2321 ELM ST; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.notredame.edu; Offers Master’s degree)
  • MICHAELS SCHOOL OF HAIR DESIGN AND ESTHETICS (Full-time enrollment: 54; Location: 533 ELM ST; Private, for-profit)
  • CONTINENTAL ACADEMIE OF HAIR DESIGN (Full-time enrollment: 33; Location: 311 LINCOLN ST; Private, for-profit)
  • NEW HAMPSHIRE INSTITUTE OF ART (Full-time enrollment: 14; Location: 148 CONCORD ST; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.nhia.edu)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE-MANCHESTER (Location: 400 Commercial Street; Public; Website: www.unh.edu/unhm)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Manchester:

  • UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS-LOWELL (about 25 miles; LOWELL, MA; Full-time enrollment: 8,373)
  • NORTHERN ESSEX COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 30 miles; HAVERHILL, MA; Full-time enrollment: 3,388)
  • MERRIMACK COLLEGE (about 32 miles; NORTH ANDOVER, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,384)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE-MAIN CAMPUS (about 36 miles; DURHAM, NH; Full-time enrollment: 12,586)
  • MIDDLESEX COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 36 miles; BEDFORD, MA; Full-time enrollment: 4,501)
  • BRANDEIS UNIVERSITY (about 38 miles; WALTHAM, MA; Full-time enrollment: 4,444)
  • FITCHBURG STATE COLLEGE (about 38 miles; FITCHBURG, MA; Full-time enrollment: 3,660)

Schools

Public high schools in Manchester:

  • MANCHESTER CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 2,399; Location: 207 LOWELL ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • MANCHESTER MEMORIAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 2,187; Location: 1 CRUSADER WAY; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • MANCHESTER WEST HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 2,115; Location: 9 NOTRE DAME AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)

Private high schools in Manchester:

  • TRINITY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 475; Location: 581 BRIDGE STREET; Grades: 9 – 12)
  • THE DERRYFIELD SCHOOL (Students: 355; Location: 2108 NORTH RIVER RD; Grades: 6 – 12)

Biggest public primary/middle schools in Manchester:

  • HILLSIDE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,011; Location: 112 RESERVOIR AVE; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • SOUTHSIDE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 1,010; Location: 140 S JEWETT ST; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • HENRY J MCLAUGHLIN MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 852; Location: 290 S MAMMOTH RD; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • MIDDLE SCHOOL AT PARKSIDE (Students: 831; Location: 75 PARKSIDE AVE; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • NORTHWEST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 691; Location: 300 YOUVILLE ST; Grades: KG – 05)
  • BEECH STREET SCHOOL (Students: 657; Location: 333 BEECH ST; Grades: KG – 05)
  • WESTON SCHOOL (Students: 588; Location: 1066 HANOVER ST; Grades: KG – 05)
  • HIGHLAND-GOFFS FALLS SCHOOL (Students: 582; Location: 2021 GOFFS FALLS RD; Grades: KG – 05)
  • MCDONOUGH SCHOOL (Students: 575; Location: 550 LOWELL ST; Grades: KG – 05)
  • GREEN ACRES SCHOOL (Students: 548; Location: 100 AURORE AVE; Grades: KG – 05)

Biggest private primary/middle schools in Manchester:

  • ST ANTHONY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 437; Location: 148 BELMONT STREET; Grades: KG – 6)
  • ST CATHERINE SCHOOL (Students: 425; Location: 206 NORTH STREET; Grades: KG – 6)
  • ST JOSEPH REGIONAL JR HIGH SCH (Students: 312; Location: 460 PINE STREET; Grades: 7 – 8)
  • ST CASIMIR (Students: 195; Location: 456 UNION ST; Grades: KG – 8)
  • WEST SIDE CATHOLIC REG SCHOOL (Students: 173; Location: 85 THIRD ST; Grades: KG – 6)
  • ST PETERS HOME SCHOOL (Students: 156; Location: 300 KELLEY STREET; Grades: PK – KG)
  • ST FRANCIS OF ASSISI SCHOOL (Students: 156; Location: 3223 BROWN AVENUE; Grades: KG – 6)
  • MT ST MARY EARLY CHILD CTR (Students: 123; Location: 147 LAUREL STREET; Grades: PK – 3)
  • WEE PLAY SCHOOL INC (Students: 108; Location: 200 BEDFORD STREET; Grades: PK – KG)
  • ALPHA-BITS LEARNING CENTER (Students: 100; Location: 333 ALLARD DRIVE; Grades: PK – KG)

Libraries

Library in Manchester:

  • MANCHESTER CITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,279,249; Location: 405 PINE STREET; 299,752 books; 8,960 audio materials; 6,269 video materials; 445 serial subscriptions)