Hartford Metro/Core-Based Statistical Area (CBSA)

The Hartford Metro hosts our state capital and a vibrant mix of businesses, cultural and educational assets in addition to encompassing one of the nation’s most affluent and educated populations. Fortune 100 headquarters call the Metro home as well as thousands of thriving local businesses and a major new convention center with its associated retail complex currently being developed.

The Metro also has a highly desirable location. It provides easy access to three other major northeast cities: Boston, New York City and Providence which are each roughly 100 miles distance. It is also home to our recently expanded international airport which is one of the country’s fastest-growing and the second largest in New England.

CT1 Media reaches 811,379 or 85% of all adults in the Hartford Metro each week. CT1 audiences have substantial buying power- with mean household incomes of $85,995. Our key properties include: The Hartford Courant, FOXCT, courant.com, Hartford Magazine , The Hartford Advocate and ctnow.com.

Total Population: 1,213,746
Total Households: 473,666
Total Retail Sales: $17 billion
Total Effective Buying Income: $31.7 billion

Source: Nielsen Claritas 2013; Scarborough 2013 Release 2

Matching Brands

CT1 Media Mobile

With a wide range of products, from news-based text alerts to promotional contests, CT1 Media delivers timely and important information and entertainment to mobile users in ways that its competitors can’t.  Learn more about our mobile products.    

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CT360 is a full service Internet marketing suite providing business of all sizes with an array in internet marketing services and strategies designed to increase web presence, expand customer base and drive revenue.

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CTNOW is the go-to entertainment resource in Connecticut. Find the hottest restaurants, the coolest bars, the latest openings, the best places to have fun with your family, in one place – CTNOW is the place to go for places to go.

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CTNOW.com is the go-to entertainment resource in Connecticut. Find the hottest restaurants, the coolest bars, the latest openings, the best places to have fun with your family, in one place – complete with photos, video and unmatched listings.

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CTShopsHere does the digging so our audience can quickly get the most for their money! CTShopsHere also provides sales flyers, money-saving tips, and advice that allows our fans and clients to interact – to buy, sell and save. Every day.

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Daytrips and Destinations

In May the Daytrips & Destinations Expo brings FOX CT’s Daytrippers series and the Hartford Courant’s travel section to life with close to 90 exhibitors for Connecticut families to browse as they make their summer fun and travel plans. The multimedia promotion includes broadcast, print and digital components, and attracts over 3000 well qualified attendees

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Digital Influencer

CT1 Media will host this seminar series in March at the Connecticut Science Center for small to medium-sized businesses looking to incorporate digital and social media into their marketing mix. Industry experts will educate businesses on digital marketing, demonstrate how to utilize the latest in technological advances, and help guide them in choosing

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FOX Network programming delivers the key 25-54 year-old viewer to advertisers with hits such as The Mindy Project, The Following, Sleepy Hollow, Kitchen Nightmares, Family Guy and The Simpsons. The FOX brand has become synonymous with quality sports programming. Its coverage of the National Football League, Major League Baseball, NASCAR and NCAA Football consistently receives more »

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The newest website in the CT1 Media digital portfolio is FOXCT.com, the online home for FOX CT. With streamlined navigation and a heavy focus on local news, weather, and video content, the site brings FOX CT news to our audience when and where they want it.

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Hartford Courant

The Courant is America’s oldest continuously published newspaper, the largest newspaper in Connecticut and the 59th largest daily newspaper in the U.S. The Courant covers local issues that impact Connecticut residents as well as breaking national and regional stories. The Courant has the reputation of being the most trusted news source

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Hartford Courant 250th Anniversary

In October 2014, the Hartford Courant, America’s oldest continuously published newspaper, will celebrate its 250th anniversary. This will be a year long celebration of how The Courant has been a part of the fabric of the Connecticut community

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Hartford Magazine

The leading lifestyle magazine for Greater Hartford, Hartford Magazine brings you exclusive insight into the best the region has to offer, including shopping, travel, dining, entertainment, home décor, the arts — all the people, places and things that make Hartford unique.

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Hartford Magazine Best Of Party

In early 2013, we asked you to vote for your favorite things, and did you ever respond. We received more than 204,000 Best of Hartford Magazine votes, both online and mailed in!

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HartfordMag.com is an interactive, digital version of Hartford Magazine, which allows features including more photos, video, rich media, hyperlinks, and more. a Digital Magazine app for iphone and ipad can be downloaded from itunes.

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With alert campaigns for breaking news, weather, traffic, UConn sports and other hot topics, we keep our users in the know when they’re on the go.

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Pink Party

CT1 Media partners with Komen Connecticut on this fun filled night in West Hartford to kick off Breast Cancer Awareness month. Over 2000 attendees enjoy a night of music, survivor fashion show, dancing, great food, pink carpet photos, a variety of exhibitors, and raffle prizes while raising funds

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WCCT is Connecticut’s home for the CW network. The CW brand is tailored to the 18 to 34 demographic. Hit CW shows such as The Vampire Diaries, Hart of Dixie, and America’s Next Top Model deliver the viewers other stations have a hard time reaching.

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