Milford, NH

Milford profile

Living in Milford

Milford is a medium-sized town located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 16,411 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Milford is the 17th largest community in New Hampshire.

Unlike some towns, Milford isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Milford are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Milford is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Milford who work in sales jobs (11.45%), office and administrative support (9.96%), and management occupations (9.73%).

Also of interest is that Milford has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Milford’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

The education level of Milford citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 36.09% of adults in Milford have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Milford in 2018 was $38,220, which is middle income relative to New Hampshire, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $152,880 for a family of four. However, Milford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Milford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Milford residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Milford include English, Irish, Italian, French, and German.

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