Portsmouth Information

Portsmouth Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Portsmouth, NH

General Portsmouth Information

State: New Hampshire

County: Rockingham County

Close cities: Stratham, NH, Durham, NH, Rye-Beach, NH, Rye, NH, New Castle, NH, Greenland, NH, North Hampton, NH

Portsmouth Population (census data)
Total 20,495 (-1.1% since 2000)
Male 9,958 (48.6%)
Female 10,537 (51.4%)

Population Density: 1,313 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 126.8 (US Avg is 100)

Portsmouth Elevation: 21 feet above sea level

Land Area: 15.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $59,013

Zip Codes: 03804, 03802, 03801, 03803, and 03805.

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Portsmouth Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (92.7%)
  • Black (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Hispanic (1.3%)
  • Asian Indian (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Chinese (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (21.7%)
  • English (19.3%)
  • German (10.0%)
  • Italian (9.3%)
  • French (8.5%)
  • French Canadian (5.9%)
Foriegn Born: 1,027 people (5.0%)
  • Europe (37.5%)
  • Asia (33.3%)
  • North America (16.7%)
  • Latin America (12.5%)

Local Portsmouth Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Boston Red Sox
NFL Football: New England Patriots
NBA Basketball: Boston Celtics
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins
NCAA Sports: University of New Hampshire, Dartmouth College

Portsmouth School Information

High Schools
Portsmouth High School (50 Andrew Jarvis Drive, Portsmouth, NH, 03801 - Portsmouth School District District)
Middle Schools
Portsmouth Middle School (155 Parrott Avenue, Portsmouth, NH, 03801 - Portsmouth School District District)
Elementary Schools
Mary C Dondero Elementary School (32 Van Buren Avenue, Portsmouth, NH, 03801 - Portsmouth School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Little Harbour School (50 Clough Drive, Portsmouth, NH, 03801 - Portsmouth School District District)
New Franklin School (1 Franklin Drive, Portsmouth, NH, 03801 - Portsmouth School District District)
Peep School - Pre School Program (100 Campus Drive Suite 21, Portsmouth, NH, 03801 - Portsmouth School District District)

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