Rochester, New Hampshire 

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Best Places to Live in Rochester, New Hampshire

Regional center/Capital city - Central Massachusetts coast at the head of Boston Bay
Pros
-Education
-Arts and culture
-Historic interest
Cons
-Traffic and sprawl
-Economic cycles
-Cost of living

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What Bert Has To Say About Boston-Cambridge-Newton Metro Area

Boston is widely viewed as the intellectual and historic capital of the United States. It is a cosmopolitan city with a complete set of services, a broad range of amenities, and a rich tradition and culture almost unmatched in the rest of the country. The metro area defined as Boston-Quincy actually includes downtown and areas mostly south of city into Norfolk and Plymouth County. Suburbs to the west and northwest are covered in the Cambridge-Newton-Framingham metro area (see page TK); northern suburbs to New Hampshire are covered in Essex County (page TK).


QUICK FACTS

City: Rochester
Zip Codes: 03867 03868 03839
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 29 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Rochester is 2.50% (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Rochester jobs have increased by 1.25%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rochester's cost of living is 11.00% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Rochester's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Rochester's population is 30,038 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 12.80%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Rochester is $161,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -21.88%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Rochester public schools spend $13,204 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.3 students per teacher in Rochester. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Rochester

It's a good time to buy in Rochester. Home Appreciation is up 1.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Rochester Real Estate.

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Reviews for Rochester    3 Reviews
the next great place in the Seacoast region - 7/21/2008
After living here for almost twelve years, I become happier each year with my choice. Rochester has lots of space left for development. It provides good community... (Read More)

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The place where YOU know NOTHING, and EVERYONE ELS - 11/16/2007
Awful horrid place, people have such a terrible attitude and can't (or at least won't) keep to their own business, ALWAYS starting and causing DRAMA, BS, HEADGAMES, and... (Read More)

Small Town Living with City Convenience - 12/8/2006
Rochester is a beautiful New England small town within commuting and shopping distance to Portsmouth and Boston. Close to both the White Mountains and the Seacoast... (Read More)


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ZIP CODES IN ROCHESTER, NEW HAMPSHIRE
03867 03868 03839