Hartford, Connecticut 

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Economy in Hartford, Connecticut

Hartford has an unemployment rate of 7.2%. The US average is 3.9%.

Hartford has seen the job market increase by 0.3% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 24.3%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Hartford
- The Sales Tax Rate for Hartford is 6.4%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Hartford is 5.5%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

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

  ECONOMYHartford, ConnecticutUnited States
  7.2%3.9%
  0.3%1.6%
  24.3%33.5%
  6.4%7.3%
  5.5%4.6%
  $19,220$31,177
  $33,841$57,652
  $37,830$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.2%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  5.3%6.2%
  7.5%10.4%
  1.7%2.7%
  13.7%11.6%
  5.4%4.1%
  0.4%0.9%
  1.0%2.1%
  4.6%4.7%
  1.7%1.9%
  3.3%6.7%
  0.2%0.1%
  6.2%4.3%
  7.4%9.3%
  21.1%13.8%
  1.2%2.2%
  9.6%7.4%
  5.5%4.9%
  4.3%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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    ZIP CODES IN HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT
    06106 06114 06112 06105 06120 06103 06160

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