Hartford County, Connecticut

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Hartford County, Connecticut
County of Connecticut
County of Hartford
Hartford seen from Heublein Tower.jpg
Hartford Connecticut Skyline.JPGNew Britain.jpg
Silas W. Robbins House (1873), Old Wethersfield Historic District, Connecticut.JPGOld State House, Hartford CT - detail.JPG
Top-bottom, left-right: Hartford County skyline from Heublein Tower, the Hartford skyline, the New Britain skyline, a house in Old Wethersfield, and the Old State House in Hartford.
Map of Connecticut highlighting Hartford County
Location in the U.S. state of Connecticut
Map of the United States highlighting Connecticut
Connecticut's location in the U.S.
Founded 1668
Seat none (since 1960), Hartford (before 1960)
Largest city Hartford (population)
Glastonbury (area)
Area
 • Total 750 sq mi (1,942 km2)
 • Land 735 sq mi (1,904 km2)
 • Water 16 sq mi (41 km2), 2.1%
Population (est.)
 • (2017) 895,388
 • Density 1,217/sq mi (470/km2)
Congressional districts 1st, 2nd, 5th

Hartford County is located in the north central part of the U.S. State of Connecticut. As of the 2010 census, the population was 894,014.[1] The county has a total area of 1,944 km² (751 mi²). 1,905 km² (735 mi²) of it is land and 39 km² (15 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 2.02% water.

Cities and Towns[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved June 11, 2014.