Hartford County CT Information


Hartford County Subdivisions

Hartford County CT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 906,357
Daytime Population: Workers 537,281
Daytime Population: Residents 440,609
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 977,890
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.08
Population in Households 879,476
Population in Familes 703,758
Population in Group Qrtrs 26,881
Population Density2 1,233
Diversity Index3 66


Median Household Income $66,456
Average Household Income $94,141
Per Capita Income $37,366


Total Housing Units 380,306 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 221,185 (58.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 132,527 (34.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 26,594 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $245,826
Average Home Value $287,304


Total Households 353,712
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 228,103
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 0.19% 0.23%
Households 0.11% 0.17%
Families 0.02% 0.11%
Median Household Income   2.37%
Per Capita Income   2.37%


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, 2017 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

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