New Britain is a city in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. It is located approximately 9 miles southwest of Hartford. According to 2006 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the city is 71,254.
The city's official nickname is the "Hardware City" because of its history as a manufacturing center and as the headquarters of Stanley Black & Decker. Because of its large Polish population, the city is playfully referred to as "New Britski".
The median income for a household in the city was $34,185, and the median income for a family was $41,056. Males had a median income of $34,848 versus $26,873 for females. The per capita income for the city was $18,404. About 13.3% of families and 16.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 24.9% of those under age 18 and 8.9% of those age 65 or over.
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Antoine's Hair Fashion - Category: Black Hair Salons - 43 Cedar Street New Britain, CT 06052 (860) 225-4697
Harlem Barber Shop - Category: Black Hair Salons - 412 Arch Street New Britain, CT 06051 (860) 224-4770
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Kay's Place - Category: BBQ - 26 Main Street, New Britain, CT 06051-2508 (860) 229-3000
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