Hartford County Connecticut was established in 1666 and includes the towns of Windsor, Wethersfield, Hartford, Farmington, and Middletown. Residents of this county enjoy the stable economy, diverse cultural communities, and excellent educational opportunities. Approximately 892,389 Connecticut residents call Hartford County home.

Adjacent counties include Hampden County to the north, Tolland County to the east, Middlesex County to the south, and Litchfield County to the west. You’ll find New London County to the southeast and New Haven County to the southwest. The county is comprised of three cities and 26 towns.

Interesting Facts About Hartford County

The median household income is $68,027.

The median home value is $234,900.

The percentage of residents with a high school diploma is 89.3%.

The percentage of residents with a Bachelor’s degree or higher is 36.9%.

The average commute time is 23 minutes.

Students in the county may attend one of the excellent schools that are part of the Hartford Public School district, a localized school district, or one of the many fine private schools in the area. Hartford Pubic Schools has 28 elementary schools and 18 middle or high schools. Several of the schools in this county are counted among the best in the nation.

Wondering about the weather in Hartford County? You’ll find that the hottest month of the year is July with an average high temperature of 84 degrees. The coldest month of the year is January with an average low of 16 degrees. This area receives an average of 44.23 inches of rain annually. What’s interesting about precipitation in this county is that it’s balanced throughout the year. Though less rain falls during the month of February when compared to other months.

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