Hanover NH has all the benefits of a metropolitan area combined with the beauty of rural New Hampshire. The town has a population of 10,850 and is located on the shores of the Connecticut River. Dartmouth College provides the greatest single stimulus to the cultural and economic development of the town.
Hanover’s downtown is a thriving business community with an abundance of restaurants from casual to elegant. The town’s main street is also bustling with a number of specialty shops and boutiques for all ages. Steeped in history the town is set up around the Dartmouth College Green, which hosts summer farmers markets and old time 4th of July events during the summer. In the winter you will find the town Christmas tree and Dartmouth winter carnival ice sculptures on the green. Occum Pond offers skating in the winter and is located next to the Hanover Country Club.
Hanover is part of the highly sought after Dresden School District. Children in grades K-5 school attend the Bernice A Ray School. The middle school is the Frances C Richmond School where Lyme NH and Norwich Vermont children also attend. Hanover students then attend Hanover High School, which is a shared high school consisting of Hanover NH, Norwich VT and Lyme NH. A few other towns have sending choice and will also tuition to Hanover High School. The number of students in K-12 in Hanover NH is 1165.
Finding a house for sale in Hanover NH ranges from in-town locations within walking distance to all the downtown area shops to a home located on hundreds of acres of land with mountain views. The median value of real estate in Hanover NH consisting of owner occupied homes is $466,400. The median household income is $94,063. The average commute time is reported at 13 minutes. The Advanced Transit busing system connects Hanover locally and the Dartmouth Coach provides easy transportation to Boston and New York.
Inside the town of Hanover you will find the village of Etna. Etna offers a variety of housing options, including old farm houses with original woodwork, to custom build homes showcasing beautiful mountain views.
Take a look at some of the available homes for sale in Hanover below…