Laconia, NH: What you need to know

t the heart of New Hampshire's Lakes Region is the city of Laconia. The area's fertile forests, majestic mountains and crystal-clear lakes provide a range of outdoor recreation options that include snow skiing and ice fishing, hiking, swimming and mountain biking. Cultural attractions like the Winnipesaukee Playhouse, Belknap Mill and Franklin Opera House keep residents and visitors entertained. Aerospace, defense and medical equipment manufacturing anchor the local economy.

Laconia, NH City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 16,075
Median Age 46
Median Household Income $50,000
Median Home Price $184,000

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Laconia, NH Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 47.5%
  Female 52.5%

Total Employed Armed Forces: 8
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Median Population

Median Age 45.6%
Age 18 Over 80%
Age 21 Over 77.6%
Age 62 Over 22.8%
Age 65 Over 18.1%


  Ethnicity White 96.6%
  Ethnicity Black 0.6%
  Ethnicity Asian 1.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 1.3%
  Ethnicity Other 0.2%


  Median Household Income $50,000
  Median Home Price $184,000
  Homes Owned 44.2%
  Homes Rent 55.8%
  Median Property Rent $891


  English Only 94.8%
  English Other 5.2%

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Commute Types

  Walked 2.7%
  Worked at Home 2%
  Public Transportation 0%
  Other Means 2.8%
  Drove Alone 84.9%
  Carpooled 7.6%