Everything You Need to Know About the City of Hartford Connecticut

In 2017, Hartford, Connecticut had a population of 124k people with a median age of 30.9 and a median household income of $33,841. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Hartford, CT grew from 124,320 to 124,390, a 0.0563% increase and its median household income grew from $32,095 to $33,841, a 5.44% increase.

The number of inhabitants in Hartford, CT is 44.3% Hispanic or Latino, 35.3% Black or African American Alone, and 14.8% White Alone. N/A% of the people in Hartford, CT communicate in a non-English language, and 87.1% are U.S. residents. 

The largest universities in Hartford, CT are University of Hartford (1,909 degrees awarded in 2017), Trinity College (731 degrees), and Capital Community College (463 degrees). 

The median property value in Hartford, CT is $162,300, and the homeownership rate is 23.8%. Most people in Hartford, CT commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.1 minutes. The average vehicle proprietorship in Hartford, CT is 1 vehicle for every household.


Education in Hartford

In 2017, universities in Hartford, CT granted 3,258 degrees. The student population of Hartford, CT is slanted towards ladies, with 5,879 male students and 7,748 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Hartford, CT are White (1,825 and 60.5%), followed by Black or African American (428 and 14.2%), Hispanic or Latino (331 and 11%), and Unknown (218 and 7.23%).

The largest universities in Hartford, CT by the number of degrees awarded are the University of Hartford (1,909 and 58.6%), Trinity College (731 and 22.4%), and Capital Community College (463 and 14.2%).

The most popular majors in Hartford, CT are General Business Administration & Management (190 and 5.83%), Registered Nursing (153 and 4.7%), and Liberal Arts & Sciences (136 and 4.17%).

The median tuition costs in Hartford, CT are $44,184 for private four-year colleges, and $11,998 and $34,066 respectively, for public four-year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.


Economy in Hartford

The economy of Hartford, CT employs 50.4k people and Hartford has an unemployment rate of 7.2%. Hartford has seen the job market increase by 0.3% in the course of the most recent year. Future job development throughout the following ten years is anticipated to be 24.3%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%. The biggest enterprises in Hartford, CT are Health Care and Social Assistance (10,998 people), Retail Trade (6,680 people), and Accommodation and Food Services (4,189) and the highest paying industries are the most lucrative ventures are Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services ($57,917), Finance and Insurance ($46,879), and Public Administration ($44,329). 

Households in Hartford, CT have a median annual income of $33,841, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $32,095 in 2016, which represents a 5.44% annual growth.


Tax Rates for Hartford

– The Sales Tax Rate for Hartford is 6.4%. The US average is 7.3%.

– The Income Tax Rate for Hartford is 5.5%. The US average is 4.6%.

– Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing the Cost of Living.


Income and Salaries for Hartford

– The average income of a Hartford resident is $16,813 a year. 

– The Median household income of a Hartford occupant is $29,313 per year.