Derry, NH Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,921 housing units in Derry. This represents a 2.8% growth from 8,674 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,688 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 233 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Derry is about 55.7%. Derry's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.1%. Average household size is 2.58 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Derry were built after 1977.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.70%
One Bedroom15.30%
Two Bedrooms42.90%
Three Bedrooms30.10%
Four Bedrooms8.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.96
Median year structure was built1980
Median Value of occupied units$126,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$65,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.1
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$645

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage8.50%
Home Equity Loan9.30%
Simple Mortgage69.70%
Debt Free12.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.2%