Hartford, Connecticut

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Population in 2017: 123,400 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +1.5%
 
Males: 58,563  (47.5%)
Females: 64,837  (52.5%)
Median resident age:

30.7 years
Connecticut median age:

40.9 years

Zip codes: 06095, 06103, 06105, 06106, 06110, 06112, 06114, 06117, 06120, 06160.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $33,677 (it was $24,820 in 2000)
Hartford:

$33,677
CT:

$74,168

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,992 (it was $13,428 in 2000)

Hartford city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $168,000 (it was $95,300 in 2000)
Hartford:

$168,000
CT:

$273,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $245,045; detached houses: $208,682; townhouses or other attached units: $193,676; in 2-unit structures: $438,376; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $161,645; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $154,864

Median gross rent in 2017: $926.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hartford: 106.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 31.4%
(18.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.6% for Black residents, 40.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 47.7% for American Indian residents, 38.8% for other race residents, 39.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Hartford, CT (2010)
    • 54,18543.4%Hispanic
    • 44,22335.4%Black alone
    • 19,76515.8%White alone
    • 3,3472.7%Asian alone
    • 2,0681.7%Two or more races
    • 8510.7%Other race alone
    • 3090.2%American Indian alone
    • 270.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Hartford detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there were 679 registered sex offenders living in Hartford, Connecticut as of May 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hartford is 182 to 1.


Crime rates in Hartford by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
25
(20.0)
24
(19.3)
31
(24.9)
31
(24.9)
33
(26.6)
26
(20.7)
27
(21.6)
23
(18.4)
23
(18.4)
19
(15.2)
32
(25.7)
14
(11.3)
29
(23.6)
21
(17.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
46
(36.8)
47
(37.8)
58
(46.6)
61
(49.0)
49
(39.5)
46
(36.6)
55
(44.0)
27
(21.6)
53
(42.4)
45
(36.0)
44
(35.3)
65
(52.5)
45
(36.6)
53
(43.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
692
(553.2)
758
(610.3)
642
(515.4)
629
(504.8)
600
(483.7)
570
(453.7)
602
(481.6)
640
(511.2)
557
(445.9)
502
(401.8)
510
(409.5)
476
(384.7)
465
(378.4)
355
(288.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
679
(542.8)
761
(612.7)
680
(545.9)
782
(627.6)
921
(742.4)
982
(781.7)
955
(764.0)
965
(770.7)
840
(672.4)
814
(651.5)
835
(670.4)
798
(644.9)
804
(654.2)
884
(718.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1,398
(1,118)
1,158
(932.3)
1,168
(937.7)
1,000
(802.5)
1,135
(915.0)
1,019
(811.1)
1,271
(1,017)
1,050
(838.6)
981
(785.3)
888
(710.7)
958
(769.2)
808
(653.0)
738
(600.5)
605
(491.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
6,255
(5,001)
5,957
(4,796)
4,437
(3,562)
4,048
(3,249)
4,061
(3,274)
3,639
(2,897)
3,372
(2,697)
3,467
(2,769)
3,416
(2,734)
3,642
(2,915)
3,613
(2,901)
3,616
(2,922)
3,490
(2,840)
3,089
(2,509)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1,860
(1,487)
1,709
(1,376)
1,601
(1,285)
1,326
(1,064)
993
(800.5)
837
(666.3)
859
(687.2)
802
(640.6)
639
(511.5)
750
(600.3)
897
(720.2)
773
(624.7)
679
(552.5)
741
(601.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
76
(60.8)
87
(70.0)
107
(85.9)
97
(77.8)
84
(67.7)
95
(75.6)
91
(72.8)
88
(70.3)
45
(36.0)
45
(36.0)
55
(44.2)
112
(90.5)
87
(70.8)
70
(56.9)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)741.1741.7661.8637.1637.4589.1609.7582.2544.3524.4564.0521.6520.7481.6

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City-data.com crime index in Hartford, CT

Crime rate in Hartford detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 425 (394 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.20
Connecticut average:

2.15
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Ancestries: Jamaican (11.8%), American (2.5%), Italian (1.8%), African (1.6%), Guyanese (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1784

Elevation: 75 feet

Land area: 17.3 square miles.

Population density: 7,131 people per square mile   (high).

Hartford, Connecticut map

28,128 residents are foreign born (16.9% Latin America).

This city:

22.7%
Connecticut:

14.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,831 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,987 (2.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (85.0 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (88.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

West Hartford, CT (1.7 miles ),
Blue Hills, CT (1.8 miles ),
East Hartford, CT (1.9 miles ),
Wethersfield, CT (2.1 miles ),
Bloomfield, CT (2.3 miles ),
Newington, CT (2.4 miles ),
Glastonbury Center, CT (2.5 miles ),
Windsor, CT (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 41.76 N, Longitude: 72.69 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +59,995 (+48.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 19,356 (40.2%)

Area codes: 860, 959

Distribution of median household income in Hartford, CT in 2017
Distribution of house value in Hartford, CT in 2017
Hartford satellite photo by USGS

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 29 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 1998: 64 buildings, average cost: $64,200
  • 1999: 30 buildings, average cost: $52,600
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 2001: 14 buildings, average cost: $60,100
  • 2002: 34 buildings, average cost: $83,700
  • 2003: 87 buildings, average cost: $82,800
  • 2004: 33 buildings, average cost: $63,600
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $69,300
  • 2006: 15 buildings, average cost: $52,000
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $85,700
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $146,300
  • 2011: 27 buildings, average cost: $135,600
  • 2012: 18 buildings, average cost: $141,300
  • 2013: 10 buildings, average cost: $141,300
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $134,500
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $134,500
  • 2016: 5 buildings, average cost: $134,500
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $134,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Hartford, CT residents
Average permit cost in Hartford, CT
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
Connecticut:

4.2%
Historical population in Hartford, CT
Historical housing units in Hartford, CT
Most common industries in Hartford, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.6%)
  • Educational services (6.6%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.5%)
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Health care (6.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Educational services (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.3%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.1%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Social assistance (5.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Hartford, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2017
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.4%)
  • Cashiers (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2017
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.6%)
  • Computer specialists (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2017
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.9%)
  • Cashiers (6.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)

Average climate in Hartford, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 81.5. This is about average.

City:

81.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.323. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.323
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 12.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.9
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2017 was 0.453. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.453
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.09. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.09
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Hartford-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 18% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.2 miles away from the Hartford city center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 tornado 28.6 miles away from the city center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hartford-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 173.1 miles away from Hartford center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 195.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 132.3 miles away from Hartford center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 222.1 miles away from Hartford center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 200.8 miles away from Hartford center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 118.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hartford County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 11

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Snowstorms: 4, Blizzards: 3, Snows: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hartford topographic map

Main business address for: TRAVELERS INSURANCE CO (LIFE INSURANCE), PHOENIX COMPANIES INC/DE (LIFE INSURANCE), ING LIFE INSURANCE & ANNUITY CO (LIFE INSURANCE), HARTFORD FINANCIAL SERVICES GROUP INC/DE (INSURANCE AGENTS BROKERS & SERVICES), TRAVELERS LIFE & ANNUITY CO , TRAVELERS PROPERTY CASUALTY CORP (FIRE, MARINE & CASUALTY INSURANCE), AETNA INC /PA/ (HOSPITAL & MEDICAL SERVICE PLANS), UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORP /DE/ (AIRCRAFT ENGINES & ENGINE PARTS) and 1 other public companies.

Hospitals in Hartford:

  • CONNECTICUT CHILDRENS MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 282 WASHINGTON STREET)
  • HARTFORD HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 80 SEYMOUR STREET)
  • HEALTHSOUTH CONNECTICUT SURGERY CENTER (81 GILLETT STREET)
  • INSTITUTE OF LIVING (400 WASHINGTON ST)
  • REHABILITATION HOSPITAL OF CONNECTICUT,THE (490 BLUE HILLS AVENUE)
  • ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL & MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Church, 114 WOODLAND STREET)

Nursing Homes in Hartford:

  • AVERY NURSING HOME (705 NEW BRITAIN AVE)
  • CHELSEA PLACE CARE CENTER (25 LORRAINE ST)
  • ELLIS MANOR (210 GEORGE ST)
  • HEBREW HOME AND HOSPITAL, ICF (615 TOWER AVE)
  • LORRAINE MANOR (25 LORRAINE ST)
  • NOBLE BLDG ICF (705 NEW BRITAIN AVE)
  • PARK PLACE HEALTH CENTER (5 GREENWOOD ST)
  • TRINITY HILL CARE CENTER (151 HILLSIDE AVE)

Dialysis Facilities in Hartford:

  • FMC OF HARTFORD (3580 MAIN STREET, SUITE 3)
  • HARTFORD DIALYSIS (675 TOWER AVENUE)
  • HARTFORD HOSPITAL (80 SEYMOUR STREET, JB8)

Home Health Centers in Hartford:

  • AVERY HEIGHTS HOME HEALTH AGENCY (705 NEW BRITAIN AVE)
  • CARE-AT HOME INC (243 FARMINGTON AVE)
  • MASONICARE PARTNERS HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE, INC (95 WOODLAND ST)
  • PRIMARY PREVENTION HOME CARE, LLC (60 GILLETT STREET, SUITE 200)
  • URBAN NURSING AND COMMUNITY CARE, LLC (1229 ALBANY AVENUE)
  • VNA HEALTH CARE, INC (103 WOODLAND STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Hartford:

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Amtrak station:

HARTFORD (1 UNION PLACE) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Hartford:

  • Capital Community College (Full-time enrollment: 2,609; Location: 950 Main Street; Public; Website: www.ccc.commnet.edu)
  • Trinity College (Full-time enrollment: 2,355; Location: 300 Summit St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.Trincoll.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Lincoln Technical Institute-Hartford (Full-time enrollment: 436; Location: 85 Sigourney Street; Private, for-profit; Website: www.lincolnedu.com)
  • Rensselaer Hartford Graduate Center Inc (Full-time enrollment: 140; Location: 275 Windsor St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: ewp.rpi.edu/index.html; Offers Master's degree)
  • Albert I Prince Technical High School (Full-time enrollment: 63; Location: 401 Flatbush Avenue; Public; Website: www.cttech.org/prince/)
  • Hartford Seminary (Full-time enrollment: 58; Location: 77 Sherman Street; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.hartsem.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Lincoln College of New England-Hartford (Full-time enrollment: 8; Location: 85 Sigourney Street; Private, for-profit; Website: www.lincolncollegene.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Hartford:

  • University of Hartford (about 3 miles; West Hartford, CT; Full-time enrollment: 6,398)
  • Goodwin College (about 3 miles; East Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 3,017)
  • Manchester Community College (about 7 miles; Manchester, CT; FT enrollment: 4,667)
  • Central Connecticut State University (about 7 miles; New Britain, CT; FT enrollment: 9,989)
  • Tunxis Community College (about 11 miles; Farmington, CT; FT enrollment: 2,787)
  • Wesleyan University (about 15 miles; Middletown, CT; FT enrollment: 3,517)
  • Bay Path College (about 21 miles; Longmeadow, MA; FT enrollment: 2,085)

Biggest public high schools in Hartford:

Private high schools in Hartford:

  • WATKINSON SCHOOL (Students: 244, Location: 180 BLOOMFIELD AVE, Grades: 6-12)
  • THE GRACE S WEBB SCHOOL (Students: 112, Location: 200 RETREAT AVE, Grades: 1-12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Hartford:

Private elementary/middle schools in Hartford:

  • ST AUGUSTINE SCHOOL (Students: 199, Location: 20 CLIFFORD ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • SS CYRIL & METHODIUS SCHOOL (Students: 126, Location: 35 GROTON ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • EAGLE HOUSE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM (Students: 13, Location: 1680 ALBANY AVE, Grades: KG-8)
See full list of schools located in Hartford

Library in Hartford:

  • HARTFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $9,591,757; Location: 500 MAIN ST.; 413,482 books; 410 e-books; 31,935 audio materials; 46,310 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 800 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

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  • You currently have the following post: BOSTON BARTENDERS SCHOOL OF AMERICA (Location: 614 ASYLUM AVE; Private, for-profit) This school has moved and is currently at 48 Silas Deane Highway (296-0141) - only about five minutes from the previous location. Could you please make the correction. Thanks.
  • Hartford Churches Allen Chapel AME Church 2233 Main Street, Hartford, CT www.allenchapelhartford.com

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hartford: Artsworks Gallery (A), Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Arch (B), Terry Square (C), North Meadows Industrial Park (D), Colt Pier (E), Brainard Industrial Park (F), Lord Corner (G), Hartford Union Station (H), Goodwin Corner (I), Hartford Fire Department Company 11 (J), Hartford Fire Department Company 10 (K), Hartford Fire Department Company 8 (L), Hartford Fire Department Company 7 (M), Hartford Fire Department Company 5 (N), Hartford Fire Department Training Division (O), South West Recreation Center (P), Grom Hayes Library (Q), Goodwin Branch Hartford Public Library (R), Hartford Fire Department Company 9 (S), Campfield Avenue Branch Library (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Bishop Plaza Shopping Center (1), Union Place Shopping Center (2), Twin City Shopping Plaza Shopping Center (3), Burr Mall Shopping Center (4), Pulaskin Mall Shopping Center (5), Bushnell Plaza Shopping Center (6), Pratt Street Shops Shopping Center (7), Pavillion at State House Shopping Center (8), Park Plaza Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Hartford include: TRAVELERS INSURANCE CO (A), PHOENIX COMPANIES INC/DE (B), ING LIFE INSURANCE & ANNUITY CO (C), HARTFORD FINANCIAL SERVICES GROUP INC/DE (D), TRAVELERS LIFE & ANNUITY CO (E), TRAVELERS PROPERTY CASUALTY CORP (F), AETNA INC /PA/ (G), UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORP /DE/ (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hartford include: Saint James Episcopal Church (A), All Saints Orthodox Church (B), Asylum Avenue Church (C), Asylum Hill Congregational Church (D), Bethany Lutheran Church (E), Bethesda Baptist Church (F), Blackwell Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church (G), Blue Hills Baptist Church (H), Broadview Community Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Old North Cemetery (1), Old South Cemetery (2), Saint Patricks Cemetery (3), Spring Grove Cemetery (4), Zion Hill Cemetery (5), Ancient Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Keney Park Pond (A), Lily Pond (B), Bell Pond (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Meadow Brook (A), Park River (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Hartford include: Aaron Fien Square (1), Al-Marzook Athletic Fields (2), Ann Street Historic District (3), Asylum Avenue District Historic District (4), Asylum Avenue Green (5), Barnaby Park (6), Bellvue Square Park (7), Bowles Park (8), Brackett Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Connecticut Historical Society Museum (1 Elizabeth Street), Mark Twain House & Museum - Administrative Office (351 Farmington Avenue), Old State House (Museums; 800 Main Street), John E Rogers African American Cultural Center Inc (Museums; 230 Scarborough Street), Hartford Medical Society (Museums; 230 Scarborough Street), Mark Twain House & Museum - Mark Twain Store (65 Forest Street), Antiquarian Landmark Society (Museums; 255 Main Street), Charter Oak Cultural Center (Museums; 21 Charter Oak Avenue), Butler McCook House and Garden (Museums; 394 Main Street).

Hotels: CRL Dream Travel Escapes (11 Burton St #2), Holiday Inn (50 Morgan St), Super 8 Motel of Hartford (57 West Service Road), Hilton Hartford Hotel (315 Trumbull Street), Red Roof Inns - Hartford (100 Weston Street), The Goodwin Hotel (One Haynes Street), Super 8 Hartford CT (57 West Service Road), Holiday Inn Express and Suites (185 Brainard Road), Bristol Bar and Grill (50 Morgan Street).

Courts: Connecticut State - Civil Court Information- Civil Clerk's Office- Hartford Judicial Dist (95 Washington Street), Connecticut State - Judicial Branch- Appellate Court (95 Washington Street Hartfo), Court House Parking (3 Grand Street), Judicial Branch - Statistician- Operations Director- Appellate Court- Judge Support Serv (100 Washington Street Rear), Judicial Branch - Superior Court- Community Court- Clerk's Office (80 Washington Street), United States Government - Courts Us- Us Bankruptcy Court- Us Circuit Court Judge Jon O Ne (450 Main Street), Connecticut State - Judicial Branch- Supreme Court- Office of Chief Court Administr (231 Capitol Avenue), Connecticut State - Judicial Branch- Appellate Court- Centralized Infractions Bu (100 Washington Street Rear), Hartford City - Probate Court (260 Constitution Plaza).

Birthplace of: Sol LeWitt - Conceptual artist, Rebecca Lobo - Professional women's basketball player, Stephanie McMahon - Professional wrestling personality, Nick Koback - Professional baseball player, L. Paul Bremer, George Tuska - Artist, J. P. Morgan - Financier, William Gillette - Actor, Stephenie Meyer - Author, Elizabeth May - Politician.

Hartford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hartford and their reported violations in the past:

CONNECTICUT VALLEY HOSPITAL (Population served: 3,132, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-15-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-15-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-19-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-10-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-10-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-10-2012)
  • Single Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In FEB-2011, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-15-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (APR-30-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-02-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-09-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-09-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-09-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-09-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-12-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-08-2008)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 6 regular monitoring violations
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
ORCHARD ACRES ASSOCIATION (Population served: 176, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-20-2012), St Public Notif requested (SEP-07-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-07-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-15-2011), St Public Notif requested (DEC-16-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-16-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-22-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-09-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-09-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-29-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-10-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-16-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-16-2007), St Public Notif received (APR-27-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2009)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hartford that have no violations reported:

  • METROPOLITAN DISTRICT COMMISSION (Population served: 388,700, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Connecticut:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

59.3%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

10.0%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Hartford in 2010:

  • 4,651 people in college/university student housing
  • 1,095 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 959 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 777 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 531 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 271 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 192 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 182 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 153 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 61 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 37 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 21 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 21 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

People in group quarters in Hartford in 2000:

  • 1,806 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 920 people in nursing homes
  • 901 people in state prisons
  • 876 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 183 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 138 people in halfway houses
  • 100 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 98 people in other group homes
  • 92 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 62 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 56 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 51 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 25 people in religious group quarters
  • 16 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 16 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 15 people in homes for the mentally ill
Arena or stadium:
  • Hartford Civic Center Coliseum. University of Connecticut.

Banks with most branches in Hartford (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: 13 branches. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Webster Bank, National Association: Hartford Branch, Franklin Avenue Branch, Park Street Branch, Cityplace Branch. Info updated 2008/12/23: Bank assets: $18,674.3 mil, Deposits: $13,861.5 mil, headquarters in Waterbury, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 167 total offices, Holding Company: Webster Financial Corporation
  • People's United Bank: Hartford Branch, Financial Plaza Branch, Franklin Avenue Branch, Hartford Stop And Shop Branch. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Franklin Avenue Branch at 568 Franklin Avenue, branch established on 1974/06/24; Hartford Central Branch at 115 Asylum St, branch established on 1965/08/31. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • TD Bank, National Association: Trumbull Branch at 280 Trumbull Street, branch established on 1984/06/04; Broad Street Branch at 2035 Broad Steet, branch established on 2006/10/02. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: State House Square Branch at 30 State House Square, branch established on 1989/10/30; Hartford Pb Branch at 10 State House Square, branch established on 2010/05/07. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • The Connecticut Bank and Trust Company: The Connecticut Bank And Trust Compa at 58 State House Square, branch established on 2004/03/12; St Francis Office Branch at 114 Woodland St, branch established on 2010/06/22. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $280.5 mil, Deposits: $220.0 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices
  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: Parkville Branch at 1700 Park Street, branch established on 2005/09/26; Trumbull Street Branch at 225 Trumbull Street, branch established on 2010/04/12. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Trumbull Street Hartford Branch at 190 Trumbull Street, branch established on 2006/02/27. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited

For population 15 years and over in Hartford:

Marital status in Hartford, CT
  • Never married: 56.8%
  • Now married: 26.4%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 3.3%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

For population 25 years and over in Hartford:

  • High school or higher: 73.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 15.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

18.0
Connecticut average:

12.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Hartford
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Hartford:

(Hartford, Connecticut Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Hartford, CT (based on Hartford County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic278,203100
Mainline Protestant73,522183
Evangelical Protestant50,619214
Other28,18394
Black Protestant8,44626
Orthodox3,66513
None451,376-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 215
This county:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Hartford County:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 92
Hartford County:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 203
Hartford County:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 755
Hartford County:

8.63 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

9.19 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.4%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

22.1%
State:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Hartford County:

16.0%
Connecticut:

15.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.6%
State:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hartford:

45.2%
Connecticut:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Hartford:

28.9
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hartford:

22.2%
Connecticut:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hartford:

11.5%
State:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hartford:

6.7
Connecticut:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hartford:

33.0%
Connecticut:

34.2%

General health condition:
Hartford:

53.3%
State:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Hartford:

81.8%
Connecticut:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hartford, CT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 2,142$11,061,847$61,971209$610,512
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 1,522$9,091,175$71,678285$504,700
Police Protection - Officers 436$1,851,119$50,9480$0
Firefighters 332$1,320,492$47,7290$0
Welfare 134$376,769$33,741128$187,433
Local Libraries 76$169,744$26,80255$41,812
Housing and Community Development (Local) 66$274,814$49,9660$0
Health 66$315,575$57,3770$0
Financial Administration 65$410,374$75,7610$0
Solid Waste Management 54$200,723$44,6050$0
Police - Other 44$128,973$35,17429$33,281
Parks and Recreation 37$78,121$25,3370$0
Streets and Highways 35$85,312$29,2500$0
Judicial and Legal 23$75,210$39,2400$0
Other Government Administration 22$105,349$57,4630$0
Fire - Other 18$63,468$42,3120$0
Sewerage 4$22,661$67,9830$0
Totals for Government 5,076$25,631,726$60,595706$1,377,738

Hartford government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $28,034,000 ($227.18)
    Regular Highways: $22,477,000 ($182.15)
    Housing and Community Development: $10,374,000 ($84.07)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,783,000 ($79.28)
    General Public Buildings: $5,951,000 ($48.23)
    General - Other: $2,364,000 ($19.16)
    Police Protection: $1,521,000 ($12.33)
    Parking Facilities: $113,000 ($0.92)
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $399,524,000 ($3237.63)
    General - Other: $94,633,000 ($766.88)
    Police Protection: $60,518,000 ($490.42)
    Housing and Community Development: $60,434,000 ($489.74)
    Financial Administration: $16,393,000 ($132.84)
    Regular Highways: $16,138,000 ($130.78)
    Local Fire Protection: $15,760,000 ($127.71)
    Health - Other: $14,579,000 ($118.14)
    Public Welfare - Other: $13,730,000 ($111.26)
    Libraries: $9,880,000 ($80.06)
    Central Staff Services: $8,069,000 ($65.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,668,000 ($21.62)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,283,000 ($10.40)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $968,000 ($7.84)
    Parking Facilities: $162,000 ($1.31)
    General Public Buildings: $70,000 ($0.57)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $878,000,000 ($7115.07)
    Corporate Bonds: $145,000,000 ($1175.04)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $123,001,000 ($996.77)
    Benefit Payments: $102,417,000 ($829.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $26,246,000 ($212.69)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $38,187,000 ($309.46)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,827,000 ($31.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $928,000 ($7.52)
    Local Fire Protection: $150,000 ($1.22)
    Financial Administration: $27,000 ($0.22)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $517,840,000 ($4196.43)

Hartford government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parking Facilities: $2,301,000 ($18.65)
    Other: $1,908,000 ($15.46)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,031,000 ($8.35)
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $101,000 ($0.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $94,000 ($0.76)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $15,249,000 ($123.57)
    Local Employee Contribution: $13,042,000 ($105.69)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $54,882,000 ($444.75)
    Highways: $6,210,000 ($50.32)
    Health and Hospitals: $6,182,000 ($50.10)
    Other: $2,506,000 ($20.31)
    Education: $933,000 ($7.56)
    Public Welfare: $314,000 ($2.54)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $58,000 ($0.47)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $20,199,000 ($163.69)
    Donations From Private Sources: $13,068,000 ($105.90)
    Rents: $2,274,000 ($18.43)
    Interest Earnings: $797,000 ($6.46)
    Fines and Forfeits: $278,000 ($2.25)
    Sale of Property: $221,000 ($1.79)
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $379,091,000 ($3072.05)
    Other: $51,161,000 ($414.59)
    Public Welfare: $3,755,000 ($30.43)
    Highways: $2,469,000 ($20.01)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,067,000 ($16.75)
    Health and Hospitals: $1,632,000 ($13.23)
    General Local Government Support: $245,000 ($1.99)
  • Tax - Property: $266,870,000 ($2162.64)
    Other License: $7,434,000 ($60.24)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,646,000 ($13.34)

Hartford government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $683,176,000 ($5536.27)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $512,885,000 ($4156.28)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $227,606,000 ($1844.46)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $57,315,000 ($464.47)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $50,000,000 ($405.19)

Hartford government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $64,015,000 ($518.76)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $660,800,000 ($5354.94)
    Total Federal Securities: $206,000,000 ($1669.37)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $134,827,000 ($1092.60)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $127,392,000 ($1032.35)

3.91% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($66,102 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.91%
Connecticut average:

4.51%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($650 average AGI)
Hartford County:

0.04%
Connecticut average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from New Haven County, CT  0.53% ($52,965 average AGI)
from Tolland County, CT  0.43% ($58,256)
from Middlesex County, CT  0.32% ($63,792)


4.91% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($81,622 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.91%
Connecticut average:

5.34%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,656 average AGI)
Hartford County:

0.07%
Connecticut average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Tolland County, CT  0.51% ($59,435 average AGI)
to New Haven County, CT  0.43% ($54,707)
to Middlesex County, CT  0.37% ($71,069)
Businesses in Hartford, CT
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1MasterBrand Cabinets7
AT&T1Mazda1
Ace Hardware2McDonald's6
Advance Auto Parts1Nike10
AutoZone1Nissan1
BMW1Payless1
Burger King6Penske1
CVS5Popeyes1
CarMax1Quiznos1
Circle K1RadioShack1
DHL1Rite Aid2
Days Inn1Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing2
Decora Cabinetry2Sprint Nextel1
Domino's Pizza2Starbucks2
Dunkin Donuts23Stop & Shop1
FedEx27Subaru1
Ford1Subway10
GameStop1T-Mobile4
H&R Block4Taco Bell2
Hilton1Toyota1
Holiday Inn3U-Haul3
Honda1UPS30
Hyundai1Volkswagen1
Jones New York2Walgreens1
KFC2Walmart1
Long John Silver's1Wendy's2
Marriott1YMCA3
Marshalls1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hartford:

  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDRC (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLAT (910 AM; 5 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW BRITAIN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPOP (1410 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDZK (1550 AM; 5 kW; BLOOMFIELD, CT; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WRYM (840 AM; 1 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNEZ (1230 AM; 1 kW; MANCHESTER, CT; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF MANCHESTER LICENSEE LLC)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTMI (1290 AM; 1 kW; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMRD (1150 AM; 3 kW; MIDDLETOWN, CT; Owner: CROSSROADS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hartford:

  • WRTC-FM (89.3 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRUSTEES OF TRINITY COLLEGE)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WQTQ (89.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARTFORD BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WWYZ (92.5 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHCN (105.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZMX (93.7 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMRQ (104.1 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPKT (90.5 FM; MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WDRC-FM (102.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WFCS (107.7 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: CENTRAL CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W227AJ (93.3 FM; NORTHFORD, CT; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Hartford:

  • WHTX-LP (Channel 10; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WMLD-LP (Channel 6; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARVARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRDM-LP (Channel 13; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WUTH-CA (Channel 47; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W51BZ (Channel 51; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: it COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Hartford: F. Clarence Buck, Frank Hill, George Francis Henrechon, John L. Levitow, Sherrod E., Jr. Skinner, Thomas H. Forsyth.

Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Hartford fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 227Number of bridges
  • 5,092ft / 1,552mTotal length
  • $188,516,000Total costs
  • 8,686,510Total average daily traffic
  • 973,586Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,347,950Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hartford, CT - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 3Before 1900
  • 21900-1909
  • 11910-1919
  • 41930-1939
  • 71940-1949
  • 211950-1959
  • 1021960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 241980-1989
  • 501990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hartford, CT
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 98 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hartford)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Hartford, CT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 82 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 162 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 157 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hartford)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 5 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Hartford)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 71 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 42 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED273$153,38899$128,960473$172,95358$62,19027$1,406,96367$132,2990$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED19$143,78911$253,455118$156,72916$49,3131$1,000,00021$131,4291$30,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED79$165,22852$138,962563$158,63295$50,57911$346,00090$134,6563$101,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN40$150,55027$112,333196$169,0365$50,4003$10,056,66722$148,3180$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS15$170,4675$107,40064$162,0006$106,8331$500,0006$141,1670$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 43 tracts in Hartford, CT

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 19 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED15$213,8006$168,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$173,8007$256,714
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$131,2505$192,800
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$195,0001$155,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$153,5001$146,000
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Hartford, CT
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Hartford, CT - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 596. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 1,163 took place in 2007, and the least - 2 in 2004. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Hartford, CT When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (43.4%), and Outside Fires (30.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hartford, CT
    • 4,40243.4%Structure Fires
    • 3,08130.4%Outside Fires
    • 2,05720.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 5935.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hartford, CT

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Hartford, Connecticut:

  • Red Lion Hotel Hartford, 50 Morgan St, Hartford, Connecticut 06120 , Phone: (860) 549-2400
  • Red Roof Inn, 440 Asylum St, Hartford, Connecticut 06103 , Phone: (959) 888-3000
  • BEST WESTERN Hartford Hotel & Suites, 185 Brainard Rd, Hartford, Connecticut 06114 , Phone: (860) 525-1000, Fax: (860) 525-2990
  • Marriot Hartford Downtown, 200 Columbus Blvd, Hartford, Connecticut 06103 , Phone: (860) 249-8000, Fax: (860) 249-8181
  • Days Inn- Hartford, 207 Brainard Rd, Hartford, Connecticut 06114 , Phone: (860) 247-3297
  • Homewood Suites Hartford Downtown, 338 Asylum St, Hartford, Connecticut 06103 , Phone: (860) 524-0223, Fax: (860) 524-0264
  • Candlewood Suites Hartford Downtown, 370 Market St, Hartford, Connecticut 06120 , Phone: (800) 439-4745
All 7 fire-safe hotels and motels in Hartford, Connecticut
Most common first names in Hartford, CT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1,27179.9 years
John1,18173.2 years
Joseph87674.8 years
William77271.3 years
James67070.1 years
Anna46481.2 years
Frank45375.1 years
George42672.9 years
Helen42179.6 years
Robert40168.7 years
Most common last names in Hartford, CT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith31271.8 years
Johnson29971.2 years
Williams26668.8 years
Brown20872.4 years
Jones17068.0 years
Davis15269.1 years
Rodriguez13062.5 years
Rivera12857.1 years
Wilson11268.4 years
Jackson10771.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hartford, CT
  • 69.0%Utility gas
  • 23.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.6%Electricity
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Coal or coke
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hartford, CT
  • 60.6%Utility gas
  • 26.3%Electricity
  • 7.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Other fuel


Hartford compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Hartford on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage population decreases in the 1990s) (population 50,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of single-parent households, population 50,000+"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of renters (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: healthcare support occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers per 1000 residents (population 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least cars per house, population 50,000+"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: retail trade (population 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of robberies per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of arson incidents per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: community and social service occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Jamaica (population 500+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average snowfall in a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of females (15+ years) which never married (with at least 10,000 females in this group)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: office and administrative support occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of assaults per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of unmarried partner households (population 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute into (largest positive percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting) (population 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of one, detached housing units in structures (20,000+ housing units)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of murders per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest ratio of murders to rapes between 2002 and 2012 (population 50,000+)"
  • #5 (06120) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #28 (06112) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of West Indian first ancestries"
  • #59 (06117) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting taxable interest in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #65 (06120) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #94 (06117) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers using charity contributions deductions in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #97 (06120) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest average reported salary/wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
There are 28 pilots and 25 other airmen in this city.
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