Hartford County, Connecticut 

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Population

897,417

+1.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.4%

Median Income

$65,499

Median Home Price

$229,900

United States / Connecticut / No Metro Area / Hartford County / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Hartford County, Connecticut

Capital city - North-central Connecticut along the Connecticut River, 40 miles from the Long Island Sound. June, August and September are the most pleasant months in Hartford, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Stable economy
-Arts and culture
-Cultural diversity
Cons
-Low job growth
-Cost of living
-Harsh winters

Local Listings in Hartford
 $494,000 
333/8788 Scott Swamp Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 2812 SqFt
 $165,000 
16 Willard Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1056 SqFt
 $250,000 
1150 West St
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1994 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford Metro Area

As a state capital and center for the insurance industry, Hartford has a long and colorful history as a colonial center and prosperous industrial-era city. The first insurance company was established here in the late 1700’s, and The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company, established in 1866, charted the course for industrial safety. Today Hartford is home to 35 insurance companies, including AETNA and The Hartford, which provide stable employment. The area is also headquarters to conglomerate United Technologies but most manufacturing has disappeared from the Hartford landscape and it has become a center for “knowledge” industries.


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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Connecticut
County: Hartford County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Hartford, New Britain, 43 total
Zip Codes: 06010, 06082, 06106, 06053, 06040, 06489, 06111, 06051, 06095, 06033, 59 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 179 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Hartford County is 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Hartford County jobs have increased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Hartford County's cost of living is 14.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Hartford County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, August and September are the most pleasant months in Hartford, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Hartford county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Hartford County's population is 897,417 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Hartford County is $229,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.2%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Hartford County public schools spend $18,419 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.8 students per teacher in Hartford County. More Education


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ZIP CODES IN HARTFORD COUNTY, CONNECTICUT
06010, 06082, 06106, 06053, 06040, 06489, 06111, 06051, 06095, 06033, 59 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN HARTFORD
$494,000
333/8788 Scott Swamp Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$165,000
16 Willard Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$250,000
1150 West St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$339,900
3 Autumn Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$695,000
12 Gregory Hill Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$199,900
96 Parsons Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$197,800
29 Margaret Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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