West Hartford, Connecticut Population 2021

63,063
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West Hartford is a city located in Connecticut. West Hartford has a 2020 population of 63,063. West Hartford is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -0.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 63,268 in 2010. West Hartford reached it's highest population of 63,396 in 2014.

The average household income in West Hartford is $142,197 with a poverty rate of 6.40%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,325 per month, and the median house value is $334,300. The median age in West Hartford is 40.7 years, 38.7 years for males, and 42.4 years for females.

West Hartford Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of West Hartford was:

  • White: 80.66%
  • Asian: 7.88%
  • Black or African American: 5.97%
  • Two or more races: 2.82%
  • Other race: 2.49%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of West Hartford, Connecticut is 63,063 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 63,127.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 63,268.

West Hartford, Connecticut Population 2021

2019 and 2020 population is estimated by projecting the raw 2018 numbers.

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

West Hartford Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White50,86980.66%
Asian4,9717.88%
Black or African American3,7645.97%
Two or More Races1,7792.82%
Some Other Race1,5692.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native1110.18%
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West Hartford Population by Race

West Hartford Population Pyramid $2021

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West Hartford Median Age

40.7


Total

38.7


Male

42.4


Female

West Hartford Adults

There are 49,161 adults, (11,579 of whom are seniors) in West Hartford.

West Hartford Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37

Child Dependency Ratio

West Hartford Sex Ratio

Female

32,957

52.26%

Male

30,106

47.74%

West Hartford Population by Age

West Hartford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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West Hartford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.8%11.2%
All71%29%
Male64.2%35.8%
Female56.5%43.5%
Non Family51.1%48.9%

71.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

West Hartford Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,7262.4771
Married12,4703.1788.8
Non Family9,1821.2851.1
Female2,2283.2556.5
Male8463.1764.2

3.13

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

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West Hartford Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2092.75%
9th to 12th Grade1,2402.82%
High School Graduate5,80713.22%
Some College4,88611.12%
Associates Degree2,3795.42%
Bachelors Degree13,20730.06%
Graduate Degree15,20434.61%
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West Hartford Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

West Hartford Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White33,40832,62523,786
Hispanic4,1403,4421,277
Asian3,4872,9102,056
Black2,2492,018937
Other Race971743300
2+ Races785732404
Native American4949

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 71.20%.

West Hartford Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$63,697$77,039$55,608
Less Than 9th Grade$32,970$36,456$29,604
High School Graduate$32,568$38,673$26,988
Some College$41,946$46,596$36,126
Bachelors Degree$69,260$81,022$58,355
Graduate Degree$94,010$107,906$78,872

$63,697

Average Earnings

$77,039

Average Male

$55,608

Average Female

West Hartford Earnings by Educational Attainment

West Hartford Language by Age

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West Hartford Language

77.50% of West Hartford residents speak only English, while 22.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.89% of the population.

West Hartford Language

West Hartford Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White44,9912,2815.07%
Hispanic6,9186919.99%
Black3,41359117.32%
Asian4,9193707.52%
Other1,45417612.10%
Multiple1,7711508.47%

6.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.28%

Male Poverty Rate

7.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in West Hartford

The race most likely to be in poverty in West Hartford is Black, with 17.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in West Hartford is White, with 5.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.39%.

West Hartford Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School12.40%
Less Than 9th Grade11.08%
Some College8.51%
Bachelors or Greater3.53%

West Hartford Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed15.89%
Male Unemployed9.32%
Female Employed3.02%
Male Employed1.94%

West Hartford Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

West Hartford Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$104,281$142,197
Families$138,365$176,822
Married Families$162,446-
Non Families$59,300$80,916
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Income by Household Type

West Hartford Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.4%

Female Marriage Rate

West Hartford Married by Age and Sex

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West Hartford Marriage

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

West Hartford Marital Status by Race

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West Hartford Marital Status

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2,419

Number of Veterans

2,267

Male Veterans

152

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam646
First Gulf War433
Korea330
World War II248
Second Gulf War246

West Hartford Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+1,006
65 to 74491
35 to 54426
55 to 64416
18 to 3480

West Hartford Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,1075.26%
Hispanic2054.10%
Black1354.60%
Other Race826.83%
Asian551.40%
2+ Races252.63%
Native American1530.61%

West Hartford Veterans by Race

West Hartford Veterans by Education

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5.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

West Hartford Veterans by Education

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68.2%

Labor Force Participation

65.5%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

West Hartford Employment by Age

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West Hartford Employment by Race

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West 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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49.50%

Born in West Hartford

83.26%

Native Born

16.74%

Foreign Born

6.01%

Non Citizen

10.73%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

83.26% of West Hartford residents were born in the United States, with 49.50% having been born in Connecticut. 6.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

West Hartford Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202163,0630.00%
202063,0630.00%
201963,063-64-0.10%
201863,127-233-0.37%
201763,3601730.27%
201663,187-101-0.16%
201563,288-108-0.17%
201463,396560.09%
201363,3401830.29%
201263,157910.14%
201163,066-202-0.32%
201063,2680.00%

West Hartford Population by Year