Contoocook, NH Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 617 housing units in Contoocook. This represents a 12.2% growth from 550 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 617 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Contoocook is about 75%. Contoocook's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.6%. Average household size is 2.55 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Contoocook were built after 1958.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom14.30%
Two Bedrooms24.60%
Three Bedrooms42.50%
Four Bedrooms11.80%
Five Bedrooms or more5.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.74
Median year structure was built1963
Median Value of occupied units$113,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$68,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.98
Median year structure was built1939
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$600

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.60%
Second Mortgage9.40%
Home Equity Loan19.10%
Simple Mortgage46.60%
Debt Free23.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.8%