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Apartments for rent in Hartford, SD

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See what Hartford, SD has to offer.

Who Lives Here

Hartford Demographics

Education

High School

30%

Associate's

33%

Bachelor's

30%

Master's

6%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

39%

3 people

20%

4 people

27%

5 people

9%

6+ people

4%

Household Income

0-50k

30%

50-100k

40%

100-150k

20%

150-200k

5%

200k+

6%

Age

0-10

20%

10-20

14%

20-45

35%

45-65

22%

65+

9%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Hartford?

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Feb '24-$780$985$1560
Jan '24-$799$999$1595
Dec '23-$825$1070$1645
Nov '23-$855$1110$1700
Oct '23-$915$1075$1725
Sep '23-$920$1070$1745
Aug '23-$915$1065$1740
Jul '23-$915$1065$1750
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Mar '23-$915$899$1584
Feb '23-$915$1099$1417

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Hartford

Hartford Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

21%

15-30 Mins

53%

30-40 Mins

22%

40-60 Mins

1%

60+ Mins

2%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 1010

Walk Score®

Percentage: 3434

Bike Score®

Hartford Education

Schools

Top Schools in Hartford

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All About

Living in Hartford, SD

A small town located in South Dakota, Hartford has just under 3,000 residents. Families with young children can expect to feel welcome, as kids under 5 make up an above-average percentage of the community, while young adults are less well-represented. At an average age of just under 33, the town's population is younger than most cities in South Dakota. Most Hartford residents own their homes, and 26% of residents rent. The average rent of $799 a month is slightly above the state average.

Averaging about 23 minutes, Hartford's commute time is slower than the South Dakota average of about 18 minutes. Driving is the most common way to get to work, selected by 50% of commuters, while public transportation is not used. A small percentage of residents walk to work.

Hartford has a relatively high percentage of college graduates compared to the national average (13%), as 18% of the town's residents older than 25 possess a BA, BS, or BFA. Further, 23% possess a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree. There are four primary industries in Hartford: healthcare, retail, construction, and finance. Together, these industries account for 31% of the town's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many workers in these industries are in sales, as 10% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. With an average annual income of just over $81,000, Hartford workers earn around $16,000 more than their peers elsewhere in South Dakota. Hartford's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345.