Concord, capital city of New Hampshire, is surrounded by the Merrimack, Turkey and Contoocook Rivers in the south central region of the state.
The nearby Canterbury Shaker Village is a museum and National Historic Landmark that preserves the 200 year legacy of the Canterbury Shakers.
Outdoor activities abound with hiking, biking, boating, skiing and more. White Mountain National Forest and the Atlantic coast are within an hour's drive.
The city is rich in New England history and culture. The vibrant downtown has art galleries, museums and the Capital Center for the Arts.
Among GreatPlacesToRetire.com cities, Concord ranks high in crime, proximity to nearest large city and population density. Concord ranks low in air and water quality.
For more detailed city facts -- including data on home prices, population demographics, medical care, air quality, water quality and more -- click on the City Report graphic below:
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