Hartford, CT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 50,644 housing units in Hartford. This represents a 9.7% decline from 56,098 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 50,644 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Hartford is about 24.6%. Hartford's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.2%. Average household size is 2.58 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Hartford were built after 1952.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type6.10%
One Bedroom28.10%
Two Bedrooms35.20%
Three Bedrooms24%
Four Bedrooms4.40%
Five Bedrooms or more2.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.8
Median year structure was built1943
Median Value of occupied units$93,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$123,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.51
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$502

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage13.90%
Home Equity Loan6%
Simple Mortgage51.80%
Debt Free28.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22%