Best place to raise kids in New Hampshire: East Merrimack
Nearby city: Manchester
Median family income: $70,173
With rolling hills, ponds, and plenty of open space, East Merrimack has a rural feel just 20 minutes from Manchester and 70 minutes from Boston. A land of cul-de-sacs amid forests and country clubs, East Merrimack is a catch-all for the part of Merrimack that is east of the Central New Hampshire Turnpike.