Laconia, NH

Laconia profile

Living in Laconia

Laconia is a medium-sized city located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 16,581 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Laconia is the 15th largest community in New Hampshire.

Laconia is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Laconia is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Laconia who work in sales jobs (11.23%), management occupations (10.50%), and office and administrative support (9.94%).

Being a small city, Laconia does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The percentage of people in Laconia who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 28.40% of adults in Laconia have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Laconia in 2018 was $33,387, which is lower middle income relative to New Hampshire, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $133,548 for a family of four. However, Laconia contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Laconia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Laconia residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Laconia include English, Irish, French, French Canadian, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Laconia is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.