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The City of Laconia is the 9th largest city in New Hampshire with a population of 17,294 as of July 1, 2023.
The primary coordinate point for Laconia is located at latitude 43.5279 and longitude -71.4704 in Belknap County. The formal boundaries for the City of Laconia encompass a land area of 19.82 sq. miles and a water area of 6.14 sq. miles. Belknap County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5).
The City of Laconia has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||17,294 (100%)|
|Population in Households||16,808 (97.2%)|
|Population in Families||12,177 (70.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||486 ( 2.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$65,235|
|Average Household Income||$95,838|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||22%|
|Per Capita Income||$43,123|
|Socioeconomic Status Index6||Moderate (48.8)|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||10,580 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,490 (42.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,281 (31.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||2,809 (26.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$242,450|
|Average Home Value||$308,046|
|Housing Affordability Index3||96|
|Average Household Size||2.16|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.15%|
|Per Capita Income||2.56%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.05%|
The table below compares Laconia to the other 100 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Hampshire by rank and percentile using July 1, 2023 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 9||92nd|
|Population Density||# 38||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 63||38th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 66||66th|
|Per Capita Income||# 44||57th|
|Diversity Index||# 31||71st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Hampshire Census Data Comparison Tool.