Relocate America named Nashua, New Hampshire as one of the top 100 best places to live in America.
Nashua, NH is included in the 14th annual list of America's "Top 100 Places to Live". Each year Relocate America researches, identifies and shares the best places to live in America. and begins compliling the list based on site nominations and issues most important to relocating consumers and homeowners for the year ahead.
In 2011, the team considered the best communities that are well positioned for economic recovery, already experiencing strong economic recovery or have proven overall economic stability. Important factors inlcud employment, education, community leadership and overall quality of life.
In addition, Nashua, New Hampshire is the only city to get the No. 1 ranking as the BEST PLACE to LIVE IN AMERICA in Surveys by Money Magazine twice (1987 & 1997).
The Nashua-Manchester corridor was ranked # 9 by Forbes in April 2010. It was noted that the Nashua-Manchester corridor had low crime rates and low unemployment rates.
The original name for Nashua was Dunstable. In 1836, the town adopted the Nashua River's Name "Nashaway" which means "a beautiful river with a pebbly bottom" and "land between two rivers."
Today Nashua is known as "The Gate City."
Nashua combines an excellent quality of life with proximity to the New Hampshire seacoast, the White Mountains and Boston, MA.
Nashua has a small town feel with a large town amenities. According to the 2006 census, the estimate for Nashua was 87,157 residents. This makes Nashua the second largest city in New Hampshire.
Nashua has many parks which add to its beauty. One of my favorites is Greeley Park
There are both public and private schools in Nashua from pre-school through college.
The downtown area has many wonderful restaurants, botiques and entertainment as well as a vibrant business community. Recently, downtown Nashua began offering free wifi.
Nashua is committed to reducing its carbon footprint and the Nashua Green Team was created after the passage of Ordinance 06-09. The Gate City has made it a goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, increase energy efficiency, decrease air pollution, and reduce energy expenditures.
Many styles of homes and housing options are available to choose from ... single family homes, condominiums, multi-family and rentals.
If you would like more information about Nashua or the surrounding towns, please contact me. It would be my pleasure to show you around the Gate City.
Discover the New Hampshire Advantage. New Hampshire was named the Most Livable State in America for the 6th year in a row! New Hampshire is the Safest State in America, 2010 and the Third Healthiest State in America!
If you are listing or buying a home in New Hampshire contact me, I would welcome the opportunity to assist you.
________Disclaimer: Information herein may come from various sources, some of which may not be reliable and may change without any notice. Joan Whitebook does not guarantee or is any way responsible for the accuracy of the information in this blog and information provided is without warranties of any kind, either express or implied. Information on this blog represents the opinions and ideas of the author; comments by others may not express the views of the author. Joan Whiteook, BHG, The Masiello Group, Andrew White, managing broker. Copyright © 2011 By Joan Whitebook, Nashua New Hampshire ~ top 100 Place to Live in America!" (c) all photos 2011by Joan Whitebook