Hartford is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,388 people and just one neighborhood, Hartford is the 559th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Hartford is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.03% of the Hartford workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Hartford is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hartford who work in office and administrative support (16.79%), management occupations (8.93%) and food service (6.35%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The village is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Hartford has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Hartford a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.