Rochester, New Hampshire

Rochester, known locally as the Lilac City, is located in southeastern New Hampshire.  With approximately 31,00 residents, Rochester is one of the five most populated cities in the Granite State.  A city rich in tradition and history, Rochester continues to grow at a fast pace while keeping an eye on common values shared by those living there.

Originally, the town was one of four granted by Massachusetts Governor Samuel Shute while New Hampshire was still a province of that state.  Incorporated in 1722, the area wasn’t finally settled until 1728, due mostly to fighting with the Native Americans.  Attacks continued for the next twenty years until the Indians succumbed to warfare and/or disease.  Primarily a farming community in the beginning, Rochester residents soon began several lumbering businesses and mills until it eventually became known as a mill town, supplying textiles, shoes and grains to the surrounding communities and states.  The towns of Farmington and Milton were first a part of Rochester until, in 1798, Farmington became its own town and, in 1802, Milton followed suit.  Since agriculture continued to be an important part of the town, the annual Rochester Fair was established in 1875 to celebrate the seasonal harvest and continues the yearly celebration to this day.  Rochester was incorporated as a city in 1891.

Rochester is convenient to anywhere, due mostly to the well-planned transportation routes designed in and around the city itself.  Major highways include routes 125, 202, 11, 108 and the Spaulding Turnpike, all giving fast and easy access into and out of the city.  Skyhaven airport serves the Rochester area as well as nearby Pease International Tradeport.  The city has countless commercial outlets, restaurants, services and entertainment venues, guaranteeing that when you’re in Rochester, you’re never too far from anything.  Community spirit runs high in this busy little city, as do strong family values and old New England traditions.  Rochester residents enjoy the big city feel with the small town heart – classic New England through and through.

Finding something to do in Rochester is a snap.  The Lilac City offers boating, camping, theaters, fine dining, bowling, historical tours, museums, family parks, sporting events and much, much more.  With Dover right next door and Portsmouth just beyond that, you’ll be hard-pressed to find yourself with nothing to do.  And the thousands of blooming lilacs in the springtime are something not to be missed.

Rochester operates all its own schools in School Administrative Unit #54.  In all, there are eight elementary schools, one middle school and one high school.  There are no current plans to expand the school system in the near future.

The Lilac City of Rochester is just one of the beautiful and down-to-earth towns in the great state of New Hampshire.  If Rochester sounds like the place for you and your family to put down roots, your first step should be to call Jim Miller Bean Group at (603) 801-3987.  We’re here to answer any and all your questions about the Granite State.  We know New Hampshire and we’d love to discuss its incredible attributes with you.  Call us today and start living the New England dream.

Elementary Schools (k-5)

Chamberlain Street School
(603) 332-5258

East Rochester School
(603) 322-2146

East Rochester Annex
(603) 322-6486

Gonic School
(603) 322-6487

Maple Street School
(603) 332-6481

McClelland School
(603) 332-2180

School Street School
(603) 332-6483

William Allen School
(603) 332-2280

Middle School (6-8)

Rochester Middle School
(603) 322-4090

High School (9-12)

Spaulding High School
(603) 322-0757

Current Rochester New Hampshire Real Estate MLS Listings for Single Family Homes

Rochester NH Single Family Homes for Sale

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Rochester NH Single Family Homes for Sale

34 Properties Found. Page 1 of 2.
Photo of Listing #4802745

100 Meaderboro Rd, Rochester

$699,000 - 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,741 Sf

MLS® # 4802745

Photo of Listing #4772817

105 Pauls Way, Rochester

$649,000 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,914 Sf

MLS® # 4772817

Photo of Listing #4805216

84 Estes Rd, Rochester

$539,900 - 4 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,868 Sf

MLS® # 4805216

Photo of Listing #4807229

153 Chesley Hill Rd, Rochester

$524,900 - 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,971 Sf

MLS® # 4807229

Photo of Listing #4801146

10 Bailey Dr, Rochester

$499,900 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 2,062 Sf

MLS® # 4801146

Photo of Listing #4804631

4 Laperle Dr, Rochester

$429,000 - 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,261 Sf

MLS® # 4804631

Photo of Listing #4801199

36 Laperle Dr, Rochester

$429,000 - 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,100 Sf

MLS® # 4801199

Photo of Listing #4808110
New Listing

30 Hemlock St, Rochester

$374,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,428 Sf

MLS® # 4808110

Photo of Listing #4800315

24-5 Lot Laperie Dr, Rochester

$369,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,667 Sf

MLS® # 4800315

Photo of Listing #4761078

8 Eisenhower Dr, Rochester

$364,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,240 Sf

MLS® # 4761078

Photo of Listing #4754143

7 Eisenhower Dr, Rochester

$364,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,240 Sf

MLS® # 4754143

Photo of Listing #4799135

44 Quail Dr, Rochester

$359,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,200 Sf

MLS® # 4799135

Photo of Listing #4806948

15 Fiddlehead Ln, Rochester

$350,000 - 5 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,870 Sf

MLS® # 4806948

Photo of Listing #4800299

24-9 Lot Haven Hill Rd, Rochester

$349,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,392 Sf

MLS® # 4800299

Photo of Listing #4806144

661 Pickering Rd, Rochester

$334,900 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 3,910 Sf

MLS® # 4806144

Photo of Listing #4755487

Lot 18 Constitution Way, Rochester

$318,000 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,568 Sf

MLS® # 4755487

Photo of Listing #4802371

Lot 19 Constitution Way, Rochester

$315,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,350 Sf

MLS® # 4802371

Photo of Listing #4758009

Lot 17 Constitution Way, Rochester

$314,900 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,531 Sf

MLS® # 4758009

Photo of Listing #4808546
New Listing

5 Stone Ridge Dr, Rochester

$299,900 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 2,116 Sf

MLS® # 4808546

Photo of Listing #4806740

34 Vernon Ave, Rochester

$295,000 - 4 Beds, 2 Baths, 2,042 Sf

MLS® # 4806740

Photo of Listing #4630252

127 Farmington Rd, Rochester

$295,000 - 4 Beds, 1 Baths, 2,461 Sf

MLS® # 4630252

Photo of Listing #4803863

195 N Main St, Rochester

$279,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 2,852 Sf

MLS® # 4803863

Photo of Listing #4800334

1 Stillwater Cir, Rochester

$275,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,872 Sf

MLS® # 4800334

Photo of Listing #4808560
New Listing

14 Jenness St, Rochester

$249,900 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,760 Sf

MLS® # 4808560

Photo of Listing #4770774

125 Franklin St, Rochester

$247,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,792 Sf

MLS® # 4770774

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Listing information last updated on June 4th, 2020 at 8:36pm EDT.