Manchester, NH Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 45,892 housing units in Manchester. This represents a 3.5% growth from 44,361 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 45,542 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 350 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Manchester is about 46%. Manchester's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.6%. Average household size is 2.36 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Manchester were built after 1955.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.20%
One Bedroom18%
Two Bedrooms37.20%
Three Bedrooms31.50%
Four Bedrooms9.20%
Five Bedrooms or more1.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.67
Median year structure was built1956
Median Value of occupied units$114,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$108,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.09
Median year structure was built1954
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$581

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage4.90%
Home Equity Loan7.20%
Simple Mortgage56.30%
Debt Free31.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.1%