Hartford, Connecticut 

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Economy in Hartford, Connecticut

Hartford has an unemployment rate of 11.0%. The US average is 5.2%.

Hartford has seen the job market increase by 1.1% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 31.1%, which is lower than the US average of 38.0%.

Tax Rates for Hartford
- The Sales Tax Rate for Hartford is 6.4%. The US average is 6.0%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Hartford is 5.0%. The US average is 4.6%.

Income and Salaries for Hartford
- The average income of a Hartford resident is $16,813 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Hartford resident is $29,313 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

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  ECONOMYHartford, ConnecticutUnited States
  Unemployment Rate11.0%5.2%
  Recent Job Growth1.1%1.6%
  Future Job Growth31.1%38.0%
  Sales Taxes6.4%6.0%
  Income Taxes0.050.046
  Income per Cap.$16,813$28,555
  Household Income$29,313$53,482
  Family Median Income$33,686$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting0.2%1.3%
  Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction0.0%0.6%
  Construction5.3%6.2%
  Manufacturing7.5%10.4%
  Wholesale trade1.7%2.7%
  Retail trade13.7%11.6%
  Transportation and warehousing5.4%4.1%
  Utilities00
  Information1.0%2.1%
  Finance and insurance4.6%4.7%
  Real estate, rental, leasing1.7%1.9%
  Professional, scientific, technical services3.3%6.7%
  Management of companies0.2%0.1%
  Administrative, support, waste mgt svcs6.2%4.3%
  Educational services7.4%9.3%
  Health care and social assistance21.1%13.8%
  Arts, entertainment, recreation1.2%2.2%
  Accommodation, food services9.6%7.4%
  Other services5.5%4.9%
  Public administration4.3%4.8%
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    Reviews for Hartford    19 Reviews
    A Very Nice Small City and an Excellent County - 7/30/2018
    I grew up in West Hartford....and the City of Hartford and Hartford County is a lovely place to live. Easy access to everything you will ever need. The City is... Read More

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    Urban Blight With Few Amenities - 3/14/2017
    I moved to Hartford after living in Chicago, and prior to moving on to Boston. Hartford's biggest selling point is that it is 2 hours away from all of the places... Read More

    hotbed of conservatism that is CT - 2/21/2016
    Most of CT is not walker or biker friendly. Driving 30 minutes to get anywhere is the norm. Not much... Read More


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