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Dorchester is a town in Grafton County, in the Lebanon metro area.

The community was named after Dorchester, England.

The latitude of Dorchester is 43.756N. The longitude is -71.949W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,709 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 353.


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Median household income
Local
$40,833
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Dorchester demographic reports
Dorchester is at the headwaters of the Connecticut and Merrimack rivers
Nearby parks & recreation: Mascoma River
Historic sites and museums: Dorchester Historical Society Museum

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Ancestry & family history

6% of Dorchester residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Dorchester ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Dorchester was $18,940, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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17% of Dorchester residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Historic districts in Dorchester include Dorchester Common Historic District ... View historic districts

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Median rent in Dorchester, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $350.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $858.


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Grafton County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Dorchester political report.

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The average commute time for Dorchester workers is 39 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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