Hartford is located close to the center of Connecticut. Hartford is part of Hartford County. Hartford has 17.38 square miles of land area and 0.67 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Hartford population is 125,211, which has grown 2.99% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 5.48% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Hartford median household income is $29,313 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 18.10% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 29.60% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Hartford median house value is $163,600 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 74.23% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 64.47% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Hartford is worse than the state average in quality. The Hartford area code is 860.