Hartford County

West Hartford, CT: What you need to know

Home to the University of Hartford and the University of Saint Joseph, West Hartford is rich in history and perhaps best known for its West Hartford Center downtown district, which has been a gathering place since the late 17th century. A good highway system and top healthcare options are available to residents, and Bradley International Airport is within a 15-minute drive for residents and features 150 daily departures to 30 destinations.


West Hartford, CT City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 63,288
Median Age 42
Median Household Income $86,569
Median Home Price $313,500
Walkscore 40

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West Hartford, CT Demographics

Median Population in West Hartford, CT

Median Age 41.8%
Age 18 Over 77.5%
Age 21 Over 74%
Age 62 Over 21.2%
Age 65 Over 17.7%

Race in West Hartford, CT

  Ethnicity White 80.5%
  Ethnicity Black 7.1%
  Ethnicity Asian 7%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 9.7%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Other 2.1%

Population By Gender in West Hartford, CT

  Male 47%
  Female 53%

Language in West Hartford, CT

  English Only 77.3%
  English Other 22.7%

Economics in West Hartford, CT

  Median Household Income $86,569
  Median Home Price $313,500
  Homes Owned 28%
  Homes Rent 72%
  Median Property Rent $1,211

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Commute Types in West Hartford, CT

  Walked 1.8%
  Worked at Home 4.2%
  Public Transportation 2.3%
  Other Means 1.1%
  Drove Alone 83.6%
  Carpooled 7%

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