Hartford, WI

Hartford profile

Living in Hartford

Hartford is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 15,445 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Hartford is the 56th largest community in Wisconsin.

Unlike some cities, Hartford isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hartford are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hartford is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hartford who work in office and administrative support (13.22%), management occupations (9.80%), and sales jobs (8.35%).

Hartford is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

In terms of college education, Hartford is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.40% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Hartford in 2018 was $28,809, which is middle income relative to Wisconsin and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $115,236 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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hartford include German, Irish, Polish, Norwegian, and English.

The most common language spoken in Hartford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.