Everything You Need to Know About the City of Keene New Hampshire

In 2017, Keene, New Hampshire had a population of 23.2k people with a median age of 34.7 and a median household income of $55,398 dollars. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Keene, NH declined from 23,537 to 23,204, a -1.41 percent decrease, and its median household income grew from $53,499 dollars to $55,398 dollars, a 3.55 percent increase.

The population of Keene, NH is 91.2 percent White Alone, 2.83 percent Two or More Races, and 2.51 percent Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Keene, NH speak a non-English language, and 98.2 percent are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Keene, NH are Keene State College (1,208 degrees awarded in 2017), Antioch University-New England (208 degrees), and Keene Beauty Academy (40 degrees).

The median property value in Keene, NH is $181,800 dollars, and the homeownership rate is 54 percent. Most people in Keene, NH commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 14.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Keene, NH is 2 cars per household.


Education in Keene

In 2017, universities in Keene, NH awarded 1,456 degrees. The student population of Keene, NH is skewed towards women, with 1,891 male students and 2,812 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Keene, NH are White (1,221 and 84 percent), followed by Unknown (128 and 8.8 percent), Two or More Races (38 and 2.61 percent), and Hispanic or Latino (26 and 1.79 percent).

The largest universities in Keene, NH by the number of degrees awarded are Keene State College (1,208 and 83 percent), Antioch University-New England (208 and 14.3 percent), and Keene Beauty Academy (40 and 2.75 percent).

The most popular majors in Keene, NH are Occupational Safety & Health Technology (162 and 11.1 percent), General Psychology (109 and 7.49 percent), and General Business Administration & Management (83 and 5.7 percent).

The median tuition costs in Keene, NH are $N/A for private four-year colleges, and $11,188 dollars and $19,934 dollars respectively, for public four-year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.


Economy in Keene

The economy of Keene, NH employs 12.2k people and Keene has an unemployment rate of 2.6 percent. Keene has seen the job market increase by 0.0 percent over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 24.2 percent, which is lower than the US average of 33.5 percent. The largest industries in Keene, NH are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,693 people), Educational Services (2,200 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (1,572 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($82,600 dollars), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($65,474 dollars), and Finance & Insurance ($52,143 dollars).

Households in Keene, NH have a median annual income of $55,398 dollars, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 dollars across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $53,499 dollars in 2016, which represents a 3.55 percent annual growth.


Tax Rates for Keene

– The Sales Tax Rate for Keene is 0.0 percent.

– The Income Tax Rate for Keene is 0.0 percent.

– Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing the Cost of Living.


Income and Salaries for Keene

– The average earnings of a Keene resident is $29,366 dollars a year. 

– The Median household earnings of a Keene resident is $52,327 dollars a year.