West Hartford Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

West Hartford Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
62,965

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.3%
5 - 17:
16.8%
18 - 24:
8.3%
25 - 34:
13.1%
35 - 54:
24.8%
55 - 64:
13.4%
Over 65 Years:
18.4%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
5.0%
5.0%
High School Graduates
94.4%
94.4%
College Graduated
64.7%
64.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

West Hartford
$56,692
$56,692
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

West Hartford
$104,281
$104,281
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
6.4%

Employment Industries in West Hartford

 
Healthcare
18.6%
18.6%
Education
14.7%
14.7%
Finance
12.1%
12.1%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
9.7%
9.7%
Manufacturing
9.6%
9.6%
Retail
6.9%
6.9%
Accommodation
4.1%
4.1%
Other
3.9%
3.9%
Construction
3.5%
3.5%
Public Service
3.2%
3.2%
Information Technology
3.2%
3.2%
Arts
2.3%
2.3%
Administration
2.1%
2.1%
Real estate
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
72.9%
72.9%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
11.2%
11.2%
Asian
7.8%
7.8%
Black or African American
5.4%
5.4%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.5%
2.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
19.6%
19.6%
Italian
13.0%
13.0%
German
9.5%
9.5%
English
9.0%
9.0%
Polish
6.5%
6.5%
French
4.0%
4.0%
Russian
3.1%
3.1%
French Canadian
2.3%
2.3%
European
2.0%
2.0%
Swedish
1.9%
1.9%
Scottish
1.8%
1.8%
Eastern European
1.7%
1.7%
Portuguese
1.7%
1.7%
Ukrainian
1.1%
1.1%
Lithuanian
1.0%
1.0%
Jamaican
0.9%
0.9%
Hungarian
0.9%
0.9%
British
0.8%
0.8%
Greek
0.8%
0.8%
Dutch
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
77.5%
77.5%
Spanish
8.3%
8.3%
Chinese
1.6%
1.6%
Langs. of India
1.5%
1.5%
Vietnamese
1.4%
1.4%
Portuguese
1.1%
1.1%
Slavic languages
0.9%
0.9%
African languages
0.7%
0.7%
French
0.7%
0.7%
Russian
0.7%
0.7%
Italian
0.6%
0.6%
Other Indo-European
0.6%
0.6%
German/Yiddish
0.6%
0.6%
Urdu
0.5%
0.5%
Other Asian languages
0.5%
0.5%
Polish
0.5%
0.5%
Arabic
0.3%
0.3%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Scandinavian languages
0.1%
0.1%
Persian
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born West Hartford Residents:
16.7%