Newmarket is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New Hampshire. With a population of 9,156 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Newmarket is the 31st largest community in New Hampshire.
Newmarket home prices are not only among the most expensive in New Hampshire, but Newmarket real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some towns, Newmarket isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Newmarket are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Newmarket is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Newmarket who work in management occupations (12.34%), teaching (8.75%), and office and administrative support (8.54%).
Also of interest is that Newmarket has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The overall crime rate in Newmarket is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
One of the nice things about Newmarket is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
Newmarket is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 47.40% of adults in Newmarket have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Newmarket in 2018 was $39,407, which is middle income relative to New Hampshire, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $157,628 for a family of four. However, Newmarket contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Newmarket home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Newmarket residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Newmarket include English, Irish, French, French Canadian, and German.
The most common language spoken in Newmarket is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Laotian.