Hartford County, CT Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work - Median Income by Zipcode

What is the population of Hartford County?

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There are 896,811 residents in Hartford County, with a median age of 41.7. Of this, 48.73% are males and 51.27% are females. US-born citizens make up 78.9% of the resident pool in Hartford County, while non-US-born citizens account for 14.74%. Additionally, 6.36% of the population is represented by non-citizens.
A total of 789,367 people in Hartford County currently live in the same house as they did last year.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 896,811 0.5%
Male Population 436,984 0.8%
Female Population 459,827 0.2%
Male population 48.73%
Female population 51.27%
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 41.7 -2.6%
Citizen US Born 707,603 0.3%
Citizen not US Born 132,152 2.0%
Not Citizen 57,056 -0.2%
Citizen US Born 78.9%
Citizen not US Born 14.74%
Not Citizen 6.36%
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 6,424 -1.1%
Moved from Same County 61,863 -3.2%
Moved from Same State 13,792 -12.7%
Moved from Different State 16,945 2.1%
Same House as Last Year 789,367 1.0%
Moved from Abroad 0.72%
Moved from Same County 6.96%
Moved from Same State 1.55%
Moved from Different State 1.91%
Same House as Last Year 88.85%

What are the employment statistics in Hartford County?

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White-collar workers make up 82.31% of the working population in Hartford County, while blue-collar employees account for 17.69%. There are also 38,607 entrepreneurs in Hartford County (8.5% of the workforce); 312,663 workers employed in private companies (68.86%); and 61,484 people working in governmental institutions (13.54%).
Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 373,718 0.9%
Blue Collar 80,329 1.2%
White Collar 82.31%
Blue Collar 17.69%
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 38,607 -0.4%
Private Companies 312,663 1.1%
Governmental Workers 61,484 0.7%
Not for Profit Companies 41,293 1.0%
Self Employees 8.5%
Private Companies 68.86%
Governmental Workers 13.54%
Not for Profit Companies 9.09%

How many households are there in Hartford County?

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There are a total of 356,625 households in Hartford County, each made up of around 2 members. Family establishments represent 63.87% of these Hartford County households, while non-family units account for the remaining 36.13%. Additionally, 29.64% of households have children and 70.36% of households are without children.
Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 356,625 0.8%
Average People Per Household 2 -0.8%
Family Households 227,794 0.9%
Non-family Households 128,831 0.6%
Family Households 63.87%
Non-family Households 36.13%
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 105,706 2.0%
Households without Children 250,919 0.3%
Households with Children 29.64%
Households without Children 70.36%

What are the median and average incomes in Hartford County?

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The average annual household income in Hartford County is $121,098, while the median household income sits at $98,569 per year. Residents aged 25 to 44 earn $108,778, while those between 45 and 64 years old have a median wage of $113,895. In contrast, people younger than 25 and those older than 65 earn less, at $57,958 and $58,257, respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $121,098 5.8%
Median Household Income $98,569 6.2%
People below Poverty Level 94,869 1.7%
People above Poverty Level 775,365 0.6%

How many homeowners and renters are there in Hartford County?

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There are 384,407 housing units in Hartford County, and the median year in which these properties were built is 1969. Of the 356,625 occupied housing units in Hartford County, 64.78% are owner-occupied, while 35.22% have renters living in them.
Meanwhile, properties bought with mortgages account for 67.63% of the units, and the median value of a home with a mortgage is $286,100. In general, housing costs reach $1,568 per month in Hartford County.
Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 384,407 1.0%
Median Year Built 1969 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 73,395 -2.2%
Built between 1940 and 1949 28,179 -1.2%
Built between 1950 and 1959 66,750 1.4%
Built between 1960 and 1969 56,244 0.4%
Built between 1970 and 1979 51,273 0.1%
Built between 1980 and 1989 48,057 4.0%
Built between 1990 and 1999 27,670 2.7%
Built between 2000 and 2009 21,863 0.9%
Built between 2010 and 2019 10,769 N/A
Built in 2020 or Later 207 N/A
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 356,625 0.8%
Owner Occupied 231,004 1.8%
Renter Occupied 125,621 -0.9%
Owner Occupied 64.78%
Renter Occupied 35.22%
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 156,229 1.9%
Without Mortgage 74,775 1.6%
Median Value with Mortgage $286,100 2.3%
Median Value without Mortgage $270,600 3.5%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,568 5.5%
With Mortgage 67.63%
Without Mortgage 32.37%

What is the level of education in Hartford County?

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Approximately 31.08% of the population in Hartford County holds a high school degree (that's 226,946 residents), while 21.71% have attained a college certificate (158,567 locals) and 20.78% have a bachelor's degree (151,791 people).
Y-o-Y Change
No High School 27,296 -1.8%
Some High School 226,946 -1.5%
Some College 158,567 0.4%
Associate Degree 55,849 -0.9%
Bachelor's Degree 151,791 1.8%
Graduate Degree 109,863 3.8%
No High School 3.74%
Some High School 31.08%
Some College 21.71%
Associate Degree 7.65%
Bachelor's Degree 20.78%
Graduate Degree 15.04%

What is the marital status of Hartford County residents?

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A total of 268,644 people in Hartford County have never been married (which represents 35.75% of the total population), while 352,454 of them are wedded (46.9%). Separated and divorced residents are in smaller numbers, at 9,134 (1.22%) and 80,157 (10.67%), respectively.
Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 268,644 1.3%
Married 352,454 0.3%
Separated 9,134 0.6%
Widowed 41,080 -2.9%
Divorced 80,157 -0.8%
Never Married 35.75%
Married 46.9%
Separated 1.22%
Widowed 5.47%
Divorced 10.67%

What are the most common means of transportation in Hartford County?

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The top three means of transportation people in Hartford County use to get to work are: car, bus or trolley bus and walking. A total of 372,652 residents commute by car, 11,965 prefer going to work by bus or trolley bus and 8,233 by walking.
Y-o-Y Change
Car 372,652 -2.4%
Bus or TrolleyBus 11,965 -8.2%
Railroad 32 18.5%
Ferryboat 159 21.4%
Bicycle 893 6.7%
Motorcycle 107 -23.0%
TaxiCab 873 49.7%
Walk 8,233 -4.2%

What is the median and average household income in Hartford County by zipcode?

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ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
06001 19,132 7,570 $129,801.00 $199,462.00
06002 21,399 8,802 $81,354.00 $103,070.00
06010 60,745 24,557 $73,663.00 $91,190.00
06013 9,511 3,318 $143,038.00 $162,723.00
06016 6,940 2,730 $106,385.00 $118,134.00
06019 9,989 4,173 $100,369.00 $139,674.00
06020 37 19 $0.00 $0.00
06022 67 23 $0.00 $0.00
06023 1,601 693 $83,542.00 $100,180.00
06026 5,093 1,879 $109,464.00 $118,740.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2021 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Zip codes included in this demographic data: 06001 06002 06010 06013 06016 06019 06020 06022 06023 06026 06027 06032 06033 06035 06037 06040 06042 06051 06052 06053 06060 06062 06065 06067 06070 06073 06074 06078 06081 06082 06085 06088 06089 06090 06091 06092 06093 06095 06096 06103 06105 06106 06107 06108 06109 06110 06111 06112 06114 06117 06118 06119 06120 06444 06447 06467 06479 06489