The City of Keene is the 6th largest city in New Hampshire with a population of 23,659 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Keene is located at latitude 42.9538 and longitude -72.3067 in Cheshire County. The formal boundaries for the City of Keene (see map below) encompass a land area of 37.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0.25 sq. miles. Cheshire County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 486 feet.
The City of Keene (GNIS ID: 873635) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Keene: Keen, Upper Ashuelot.
|Population in Households||20,635|
|Population in Familes||13,715|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3,024|
|Median Household Income||$54,692|
|Average Household Income||$80,026|
|Per Capita Income||$31,807|
|Total Housing Units||10,089 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,737 (47.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4,427 (43.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||925 ( 9.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$190,704|
|Average Home Value||$226,230|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.13%|
|Per Capita Income||1.62%|
The table below compares Keene to the other 97 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Hampshire by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 6||95th|
|Population Density||# 57||42nd|
|Diversity Index||# 27||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 59||40th|
|Per Capita Income||# 45||55th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Hampshire Census Data Comparison Tool.