StatisticHartfordConnecticutNational
Population124,3203,565,287328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)7,15373691
Median age30.640.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)30%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1850%43%43%
Speak English55%78%79%
Speak Spanish36%12%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Hartford is 872% higher than Connecticut
  • The median age in Hartford is 25% lower than Connecticut
  • In Hartford 36.19% of the population is White
  • In Hartford 37.76% of the population is Black
  • In Hartford 2.80% of the population is Asian

Compare Hartford, CT Demographics

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      Hartford population breakdown by race

      RaceHartfordConnecticutNational
      White36.19%77.14%73.35%
      Black37.76%10.39%12.63%
      Asian2.80%4.26%5.22%
      American Indian0.43%0.26%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.01%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race5.78%2.98%3.06%
      Other race17.04%4.95%4.75%
      In Hartford, 44.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Hartford age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Hartford, CT demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).