Hartford is a somewhat small town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 9,779 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Hartford is the ninth largest community in Vermont.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hartford is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hartford is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hartford who work in office and administrative support (12.39%), sales jobs (10.69%), and teaching (9.53%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Hartford is worth considering.
The citizens of Hartford are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 38.14% of adults in Hartford have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hartford in 2010 was $35,627, which is wealthy relative to Vermont and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $142,508 for a family of four. However, Hartford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hartford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hartford residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Hartford include English, German, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Hartford is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Chinese.