Town Of Nelson NH Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Town Of Nelson, NH

The Town Of Nelson is a County Subdivision of Cheshire County. The subdivision has a T1 Census Class Code which indicates that the Town Of Nelson is an active county subdivision that is not coextensive with an incorporated place.

Also See: Cheshire County Data | Cities in Cheshire County | County Subdivisions in Cheshire County

Town Of Nelson Boundary Map


Town Of Nelson Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 738
Population in Households 738
Population in Familes 591
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 34
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 308
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 215
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 460 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 246 (53.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 63 (13.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 152 (33.0%)
Median Home Value $261,719
Average Home Value $319,309


Median Household Income $69,953
Average Household Income $103,082
Per Capita Income $42,362
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.15% -0.05%
Households 0.2% 0.0%
Families 0.4% -0.09%
Median Household Income   3.05%
Per Capita Income   2.58%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.