Average Rent In New Hampshire For December 2020

By Chris Kolmar | HomeSnacks | Updated: 2020-12-07
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What is the average rent in New Hampshire?

According to the most recent data from Zillow, the average rent in New Hampshire for December 2020 is $1,700. With an averge apartment size of 1,233 sqft, the average price per square foot in New Hampshire is $1.379.

Compared to the national average of $1,650, New Hampshire rent costs 3.0% more. Read our analysis of rents by state to see how New Hampshire ranks.

Here's a look at how average rents have changed over time:

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How Does New Hampshire Rent Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

StatisticNHUSA% Difference
Average Rent $1,700$1,650 3.0%
Average $/sqft $1.379$1.135 21.5%
M-o-M Change $0$0 nan%
Y-o-Y Change $3$5 -40.0%
M-o-M % Change 0.0%0.0% -
Y-o-Y % Change 0.2%0.3% -

Median Rent By Bedrooms In New Hampshire


As you would expect, the median price for rent in New Hampshire increases as the number of bedrooms in the unit increases. Studios rent the cheapest in New Hampshire clocking in at $0, while a four bedroom rental will set you back $2,000 per month.

We think the best deal comes in the form of a two bedroom for $1,525 per month, however, if you don't mind having roommates, the best option on a per room basis is a 4-bedroom rental for $500/room/month.

Read on to find out more or for more on New Hampshire check out:

Month Over Month New Hampshire Rent Statistics

M-o-M Increase
M-o-M Increase

New Hampshire has experienced a $0 change in rent over the past month going from $1,700 to $1,700. That change comes out to 0.0%.

For reference, the US national average rent changed $0 in the past month or 0.0%.

Here's a look at the month over month change for each month since 2010 for New Hampshire:

Year Over Year New Hampshire Rent Statistics

Y-o-Y Increase
Y-o-Y Increase

Over the past year, the average rent in New Hampshire changed $3 from $1,697 to $1,700. A change of $3 means that rents changed 0.2% in a year.

That compares to the US national change of $5 in the past year or 0.3%.

Here's a look at the year over year change by month since 2011 for New Hampshire:

The 10 Places With The Highest Rent In New Hampshire

Hanover, NH
Source: Public domain

Population: 8,495
Median Rent: $1,508
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Pinardville, NH

Population: 5,142
Median Rent: $1,320
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Portsmouth, NH
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Population: 21,644
Median Rent: $1,289
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Hampton, NH

Population: 9,429
Median Rent: $1,284
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Nashua, NH

Population: 87,642
Median Rent: $1,279
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Hudson, NH

Population: 7,665
Median Rent: $1,278
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Londonderry, NH

Population: 11,313
Median Rent: $1,271
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Newmarket, NH

Population: 5,519
Median Rent: $1,220
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Derry, NH

Population: 22,378
Median Rent: $1,215
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Milford, NH

Population: 9,323
Median Rent: $1,210
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About Chris Kolmar

Chris Kolmar has been in the real estate business for almost ten years now. He originally worked for Movoto Real Estate as the director of marketing before founding HomeSnacks.

He believes the key to finding the right place to live comes down to looking at the data, reading about things to do, and, most importantly, checking it out yourself before you move.

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