Nashua is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 89,355 people and 18 constituent neighborhoods, Nashua is the second largest community in New Hampshire.
Unlike some cities, Nashua isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Nashua are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Nashua is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Nashua who work in office and administrative support (12.75%), sales jobs (10.12%), and management occupations (9.73%).
Also of interest is that Nashua has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One thing that you will notice about Nashua is that there is a good-sized population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. Many singles consider Nashua a good place to live without being in a really big city, with opportunities for friendships and fun with others like themselves.
The education level of Nashua citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 36.16% of adults in Nashua have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Nashua in 2018 was $39,844, which is middle income relative to New Hampshire, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $159,376 for a family of four. However, Nashua contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Nashua is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Nashua home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Nashua residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Nashua also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.67% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Nashua include Irish, French, French Canadian, English, and Italian.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Nashua's cultural character, accounting for 15.74% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Nashua is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.