SOMERSWORTH NH 03878
Incorporated in 1754, The City of Somersworth is known as a border town. Bordered by Dover NH, Rollinsford NH, and Berwick Maine, Somersworth has a rich history based on it's use of the Salmon Falls River for it's manufacturing of textiles, cotton, and etc... It's mills were used for textiles, a bleachery, and dye works. For recreation, the workers of the mills were able to use the amusement park along Willand Pond, remnants of the amusment park still exist today.
With a population of nearly 12,000, Somersworth is a city in which many new people are moving to. With a close proximity to Boston Mass, only 1 hour south, and Portland Maine, only 1 hour north, Somersworth sets it's self as a great commuter location. Surrounding towns, Dover NH, Rollinsford NH, and Berwick ME, along with Somersworth offer an unparalleled variety of professional and recreational opportunities.
Visitors to the area often become captivated by the variety and range of architectural styles found. Ranging from it's historic brick mill buildings, to it's Victorian architecture, and mission style colonials, there is a little bit of everyone's style here.
The median income for Somersworth is approx. $43,000 with the average age of inhabitants around 25-60. The median price home range is appx. $250,000 for resale properties and approx. $329,000 for new construction. The affordability allows many new homebuyers to purchase in the area where they could not elsewhere.
I offer to you, come and visit Somersworth someday. Only 1 hour to Boston or Portland, 20 minutes to the beach, and 45 minutes to NH's White mountains. You may just want to stay!