Hartford VT is considered the Upper Valley’s “gateway of Vermont”. It is located at the intersection of I-89 and I-91, about 8 miles from Hanover. Hartford is composed of five villages: Hartford, Quechee, West Hartford, White River Junction, and Wilder. Each village has its own character and identity.
When looking for a house for sale in Hartford VT, one only has to look at the history of our area to know, everything revolves around our rivers. White River Junction has become a “foodies” delight with local mom and pop restaurants offering farm to table options. In addition to great food, it has a vibrant arts community with everything from the cartoon school, to performances at Northern Stage. There is something for everyone.
Hartford’s Parks and Recreation department hosts many town events, such as summer concerts in the park, the glory days festival (to celebrate the towns rich train history), and the polar express. Hartford Vermont has a public pool called the Sherman Manning Pool and home to the Upper Valley Aquatic Center.
Dothan Brook School, Ottauquechee School, and White River School are the Elementary Schools found in Hartford VT. Hartford Middle School and Hartford High School complete the towns education system. There are 1458 Students in Kindergarten to 12th grade in Hartford VT.
With a town population of 9,869, Hartford offers a wide range of affordable real estate options from single family homes to condos. Hartford’s easy commute to Dartmouth College, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center and other employers make it a top choice to those moving into the area. With wide-open spaces and stunning views and easy commutes for employment, you’ll never grow tired of living in this place.
The Median value of owner occupied homes is $224,500 and the median household income is $56,577. The average commute time is reported at 17 minutes. Hartford VT has free public transportation provided by Advanced Transit and has a Dartmouth Coach stop which connects the area to Boston and NYC. Hartford was developed around the railroad station years ago. Today you will still find an Amtrak stop with the “Vermonter” providing service from Northern Vermont to Washington DC.
Hartford offers a wide range of affordable real estate options. Start browsing some of the available homes for sale in Hartford below and then contact our real estate company for 100% exclusive buyer representation when you are ready to start looking at your next home purchase..