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East Hartford
  • Town in Connecticut

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade C
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  6. Diversity
    grade A+
  7. Jobs
    grade C+
  8. Weather
    grade C+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

editorial

East Hartford is a town in Connecticut with a population of 50,942. East Hartford is in Hartford County. Living in East Hartford offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In East Hartford there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many families live in East Hartford and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in East Hartford are above average.

About

About East Hartford...
Population
50,942

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$201,500
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,163
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    41%
  • Own
    59%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    92.9
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    5.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    27.7
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    63.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    176
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,105.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    391.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    40%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    national  11%

Working in East Hartford

Jobs
grade C+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$64,244
National
$75,149

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