East Hartford, Connecticut Population 2022

51,003
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East Hartford is a city located in Hartford County Connecticut. East Hartford has a 2020 population of 51,003. East Hartford is currently declining at a rate of -0.04% annually and its population has decreased by -0.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 51,045 in 2010.

The average household income in East Hartford is $73,828 with a poverty rate of 13.73%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,059 per month, and the median house value is $168,300. The median age in East Hartford is 37.8 years, 34.6 years for males, and 40.2 years for females.

East Hartford Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of East Hartfordwas:

  • White: 55.45%
  • Black or African American: 24.81%
  • Other race: 8.74%
  • Two or more races: 6.91%
  • Asian: 3.68%
  • Native American: 0.41%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of East Hartford, Connecticut is 51,003 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 51,045.

East Hartford, Connecticut Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20101,214,0900.00%
20111,216,0902,0000.16%
20121,215,310-780-0.06%
20131,214,780-530-0.04%
20141,213,890-890-0.07%
20151,211,750-2,140-0.18%
20161,208,600-3,150-0.26%
20171,207,030-1,570-0.13%
20181,206,140-890-0.07%
20191,204,880-1,260-0.10%
20201,203,620-1,260-0.10%
20211,202,350-1,270-0.11%

East Hartford Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White27,74655.45%
Black or African American12,41524.81%
American Indian and Alaska Native2040.41%
Asian1,8403.68%
Some Other Race4,3748.74%
Two or More Races3,4576.91%
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East Hartford Population by Race

East Hartford Population Pyramid 2022

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East Hartford Median Age

37.8


Total

36.6


Male

38.7


Female

East Hartford Adults

There are 39,384 adults, (6,750 of whom are seniors) in East Hartford.

East Hartford Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Child Dependency Ratio

East Hartford Sex Ratio

Female

24,896

49.76%

Male

25,140

50.24%

East Hartford Population by Age

East Hartford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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East Hartford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.5%24.5%
Male64.1%35.9%
All58.5%41.5%
Female46.1%53.9%
Non Family46%54%

58.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

East Hartford Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,8742.6258.5
Married7,0083.4375.5
Male1,5812.8864.1
Female3,8133.3846.1
Non Family6,4721.2346

3.18

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

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East Hartford Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,6347.75%
9th to 12th Grade2,3867.02%
High School Graduate12,74537.48%
Some College6,29418.51%
Associates Degree3,1509.26%
Bachelors Degree4,40212.94%
Graduate Degree2,3977.05%
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East Hartford Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

East Hartford Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1,130722388
2+ Races2,0861,878508
White13,36312,2753,201
Black8,2847,3961,466
Hispanic10,9658,3081,482
Other Race2,6412,059348
Native American172137

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.86%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 34.34%.

East Hartford Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,864$43,704$32,173
Less Than 9th Grade$31,275$40,469$23,125
High School Graduate$32,371$37,307$25,773
Some College$39,945$43,153$34,431
Bachelors Degree$53,546$66,797$45,522
Graduate Degree$75,322$100,639$61,528

$38,864

Average Earnings

$43,704

Average Male

$32,173

Average Female

East Hartford Earnings by Educational Attainment

East Hartford Language by Age

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East Hartford Language

59.44% of East Hartford residents speak only English, while 40.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 28.73% of the population.

East Hartford Language

East Hartford Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic18,9923,51418.50%
Asian1,83422012.00%
White16,1701,86211.52%
Multiple3,45735410.24%
Native204188.82%
Black12,1961,0528.63%
Other885NaN%

13.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.66%

Male Poverty Rate

14.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in East Hartford

The race most likely to be in poverty in East Hartford is Hispanic, with 18.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in East Hartford is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.23%.

East Hartford Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.85%
High School11.80%
Some College9.96%
Bachelors or Greater3.72%

East Hartford Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.85%
Male Unemployed17.62%
Female Employed6.44%
Female Unemployed21.80%

East Hartford Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

East Hartford Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$59,954$76,617
Families$71,224$85,179
Married Families$86,197$101,511
Non Families$35,989$53,557
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Income by Household Type

East Hartford Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

39.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.5%

Male Marriage Rate

37.5%

Female Marriage Rate

East Hartford Married by Age and Sex

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East Hartford Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

East Hartford Marital Status by Race

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East Hartford Marital Status

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1,606

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War223
First Gulf War193
Vietnam522
Korea188
World War II156

East Hartford Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34123
35 to 54276
55 to 64368
65 to 74284
75+555

East Hartford Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1685.21%
Black2722.84%
Asian171.27%
Other Race892.77%
2+ Races602.29%
Hispanic2591.90%

East Hartford Veterans by Race

East Hartford Veterans by Education

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7.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.60%

Veteran Disability Rate

East Hartford Veterans by Education

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69.5%

Labor Force Participation

64.1%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

East Hartford Employment by Age

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East Hartford Employment by Race

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East Hartford Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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53.72%

Born in East Hartford

78.27%

Native Born

21.73%

Foreign Born

10.02%

Non Citizen

11.71%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

78.27% of East Hartford residents were born in the United States, with 53.72% having been born in Connecticut. 10.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

East Hartford Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201051,2520.00%
201151,231-21-0.04%
201251,210-21-0.04%
201351,189-21-0.04%
201451,168-21-0.04%
201551,147-21-0.04%
201651,126-21-0.04%
201751,105-21-0.04%
201851,084-21-0.04%
201951,063-21-0.04%
202051,045-18-0.04%
202151,024-21-0.04%
202251,003-21-0.04%

East Hartford Population by Year