Hartford County CT Information


Hartford County Subdivisions

Hartford County CT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 904,142
Population in Households 877,141
Population in Familes 704,957
Population in Group Qrtrs 27,001
Population Density1 1,230
Diversity Index2 66


Median Household Income $68,894
Average Household Income $96,956
Per Capita Income $38,539


Total Housing Units 380,476 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 219,976 (57.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 133,525 (35.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 26,975 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $253,410
Average Home Value $290,129


Total Households 353,501
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 227,487
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.14% 0.16%
Households 0.09% 0.12%
Families -0.02% 0.05%
Median Household Income   2.73%
Per Capita Income   2.92%


Hartford County CT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hartford County to the other 8 counties and county equivalents in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 2 88th
Population Density # 3 75th
Diversity Index # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 6 38th
Per Capita Income # 5 50th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.