Laconia SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
4
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
8

Laconia, NH Photos

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Laconia, New Hampshire Info Snack

Laconia is a city in Belknap County, New Hampshire, United States. The population was 15,951 at the 2010 census, and an estimated 16,470 as of 2016. It is the county seat of Belknap County. Laconia, situated between Lake Winnipesaukee and Winnisquam Lake, includes the villages of Lakeport and Weirs Beach. Each June for nine days beginning on the Saturday of the weekend before Father's Day and ending on Father's Day, the city hosts Laconia Motorcycle Week, also more simply known as 'bike week', one of the country's largest rallies, and each winter, the Laconia World Championship Sled Dog Derby. The city is also the site of the state's annual Pumpkin Festival since 2015, having organized it after its former home of Keene rejected it due to riots in their neighborhoods in 2014. The city also includes one of the colleges of the Community College System of New Hampshire.
Population
16,237
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
14.3%
Median Home
$180,600
Median Income
$52,702
Median Rent
$921

Rankings for Laconia in New Hampshire

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3

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5

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Map Of Laconia, NH

Population over time in Laconia

Year Population % Change
2017 16,237 0.4%
2016 16,171 0.6%
2015 16,075 0.4%
2014 16,007 -0.1%
2013 16,021 -0.3%
2012 16,062 -0.4%
2011 16,119 -0.6%
2010 16,219 -

Crime in Laconia Per 100k

Crime Laconia NH USA
Violent Crime 463.4 198.7 382.9
Murder 0.0 1.0 5.3
Robbery 72.2 31.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 325.0 117.1 248.9
Property Crime 3418.4 1381.8 2362.0
Burglary 379.2 191.7 430.4
Larceny 2912.9 1122.0 1694.0
Car Theft 126.4 68.1 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Laconia

White
94.8% (15,394)
African American
0.5% (82)
American Indian
0.1% (10)
Asian
0.7% (115)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (36)
Two Or More
1.5% (250)
Hispanic
2.2% (350)
Race Laconia NH USA
White 94.8% 90.9% 61.5%
African American 0.5% 1.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 2.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 1.7% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.2% 3.4% 17.6%

Household Income For Laconia, New Hampshire

Less than $10,000
5.4% (87,679)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.6% (74,690)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.1% (212,704)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.5% (186,725)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.5% (219,199)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (263,039)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.6% (220,823)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.2% (198,091)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.5% (89,303)
$200,000 or more
4.4% (71,442)
Income Laconia NH USA
Less than $10,000 5.4% 3.9% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.6% 3.5% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.1% 7.7% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.5% 8.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.5% 11.5% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 18.0% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.6% 14.1% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.2% 18.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.5% 8.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 4.4% 7.3% 6.3%

Gender in Laconia

Female
51.7% (8,400)
Male
48.3% (7,836)
Gender Laconia NH USA
Female 51.7% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Laconia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.6% (264)
9-12th Grade
8.7% (1,414)
High School / GED
31.6% (5,135)
Some College
22.2% (3,604)
Associate's Degree
9.6% (1,562)
Bachelor's Degree
15.9% (2,585)
Master's Degree
7.4% (1,203)
Professional Degree
2.5% (408)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (59)
Education Laconia NH USA
< 9th Grade 1.6% 2.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.7% 4.9% 7.2%
High School / GED 31.6% 28.0% 27.3%
Some College 22.2% 18.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.6% 10.0% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.9% 22.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 7.4% 10.4% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.5% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 1.4% 1.4%

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