It’s no secret that New Hampshire is a great place to grow up.

Among the best states in America to raise a family, New Hampshire goes above and beyond on just about every measure you consider as a parent. Plus, as the best state in New England to live with one of the country’s safest, healthiest, and most affordable environments – every family can thrive here.

See why families choose to Live Free in New Hampshire:

Health: New Hampshire is one of the healthiest places to locate your family, thanks to our accessibility to affordable and high-quality healthcare providers. Plus, our focus on sustainable cities and outdoor recreation means your family can live a healthy, active lifestyle from day one.

Safety: The state’s low crime rate and neighborly atmosphere are why NH ranks first in the nation for public safety. New Hampshire also sees one of the lowest numbers of natural disasters in the country each year, but ranks highly for emergency preparedness and quality government services that will keep your family protected through anything.

Cost of Living:  New Hampshire combines a low tax burden and the absence of sales or income tax with a highly affordable climate to offer families the cost-savings they need. Where do your extra hard-earned dollars go? It’s up to you to decide. That’s our Live Free motto in action.

Education: Ranked among America’s best states for K-12 education, New Hampshire places a high priority on educational success, earning high marks for college readiness and some of the nation’s top scores on the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) Nation’s Report Card.

Family Fun: While parents focus on health, security and education, we know that families are also about fun. In New Hampshire, parents and kids are guaranteed to find a wide variety of family-friendly activities waiting just outside your door.