Hartford Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Hartford is 120,593. 28.58% is under 18, while 11.43% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 6.20% of the population was five years old or younger, 28.58% were 18 years or younger and 21.09% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 50.16% female and 49.84% male.

Hartford Housing

According to the US Census, Hartford has 55,111 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Hartford was 82.54%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $174,100

Hartford Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that Black Or African American Alone and Some Other Race Alone constitute 63.65% of Hartford's population. Residents of the city who were White Alone, made up 19.38% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Asian Alone, constituting 3.54% of the city's population and White Black Or African American at 1.10%

Black Or African American Alone38.19%
Some Other Race Alone25.46%
White Alone19.38%
Asian Alone3.54%
White Black Or African American1.10%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone0.81%

How Educated is Hartford

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 9.4% of Hartford residents had a bachelor's degree, while 7.6% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 17.00% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Hartford CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher51.3%
Some College Or Associates Degree50.6%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency35.1%
Some College No Degree16.3%
Less Than 9th Grade14.4%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher11.6%

Average Income in Hartford

The median household income in Hartford is $42,468. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $42,468.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $45,340 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $60,395.

A closer examination of the income groups of Hartford households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $50,000 and $74,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $25,000 and $34,999 (14.3%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (3.0%). 11.7% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$60,395
Nonfamily households$26,411