Connecticut

established Jan. 9, 1788 formerly known as Connecticut Colony, then sovereign state in Confederation
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coat of arms of Connecticut
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Connecticut two letter code: CT
capital: Hartford est. 1875
population:
3,563,077 ( 739.10 people per square mile )
Nicknames:
Constitution State
Nutmeg State
Provision State
Blue Law State
Freestone State
Land of Steady Habits
3 Neighboring States:
Massachusetts
New York
Rhode Island
4 Areacodes:
203     475     860     959    
Airport : 51
Heliport : 68
Seaplane Base : 4
Ultralight : 1
Electoral Votes: 7
State Motto: Qui transtulit sustinet
english translation: He who transplanted sustains
Highest point in Connecticut: Mount Frissell-South Slope , 2,372 feet
fossil Dinosaur tracks
fossil scientific name Eubrontes giganteus
tree White Oak
tree binomial nomenclature Quercus alba
flower Mountain laurel
flower scientificname Kalmia latifolia
fish American shad
fish binomial nomenclature Alosa sapidissima
bird Robin
shell Eastern oyster
insect European mantis
insect scientific name Mantis religiosa
marine mammal Sperm whale
mineral Almandine Garnet
zipcodes for Connecticut : 06001 06002 06006 06010 06011 06013 06016
all 431 zipcodes for Connecticut
Crime Chart Connecticut Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 3,596,677 318,857,056
violent crimes 8,5221,197,987
violent crime rate236.9375.7
murder and manslaughter8614,249
murder and manslaughter rate2.44.5
rape782116,645
rape rate21.736.6
robbery3,159325,802
robbery rate87.8102.2
aggravated assault4,495741,291
aggravated assault rate125.0232.5
property crimes69,0708,277,829
property crime rate1920.42596.1
burglary11,9551,729,806
burglary rate332.4542.5
larceny theft51,0055,858,496
larceny theft rate1418.11837.3
motor vechicle theft6,110689,527
motor vehicle theft rate169.9216.2
312 cities in Connecticut
Map City Population
Bridgeport (Town) 147,629
Bridgeport 147,629
New Haven (Town) 130,322
New Haven 130,322
Stamford 128,874
Stamford (Town) 128,874
Hartford (Town) 124,006
Hartford 124,006
Waterbury 108,802
Waterbury (Town) 108,802
Norwalk (Town) 88,485
Norwalk 88,485
Danbury 84,657
Danbury (Town) 84,657
New Britain 72,808
New Britain (Town) 72,808
West Hartford (CDP) 63,396
West Hartford 63,053
Greenwich 62,695
Fairfield 61,523
Hamden 61,218
Bristol 60,452
Bristol (Town) 60,452
Meriden 59,988
Meriden (Town) 59,988
Manchester 58,007
West Haven (Town) 54,927
West Haven 54,927
Milford (Town) 53,592
Milford 53,592
Stratford 52,609
Stratford (CDP) 52,092
East Hartford (CDP) 51,211
East Hartford 50,821
Middletown (Town) 46,756
Middletown 46,756
Wallingford 44,893
Enfield 44,323
Southington 43,817
Shelton 41,296
Shelton (Town) 41,296
Norwich (Town) 39,899
Norwich 39,899
Groton (Town) 39,692
Trumbull 36,628
Trumbull (CDP) 36,444
Torrington 34,906
Torrington (Town) 34,906
Glastonbury 34,678
Naugatuck 31,538
Naugatuck (Town) 31,538
Newington (CDP) 30,652
Manchester (CDP) 30,621
Newington 30,604
Cheshire 29,262
East Haven (CDP) 29,139
Windsor 29,016
Vernon 28,959
East Haven 28,935
Branford 28,145
Newtown (Town) 28,022
Westport 27,899
New Milford 27,276
New London 27,179
New London (Town) 27,179
Westport (CDP) 27,055
Wethersfield (CDP) 26,579
Wethersfield 26,367
Mansfield 26,043
South Windsor 25,789
Farmington 25,629
Ridgefield 25,244
Windham 24,799
Simsbury 24,348
North Haven (CDP) 23,997
North Haven 23,828
Guilford 22,350
Watertown 21,911
Darien 21,787
Darien (CDP) 21,190
Bloomfield 20,749
Berlin 20,560
New Canaan 20,387
Rocky Hill 20,021
Monroe 19,833
Southbury 19,675
Bethel 19,529
Montville 19,396
East Lyme 19,343
Waterford 19,281
Ansonia 18,854
Ansonia (Town) 18,854
Wilton 18,714
Avon 18,414
Stonington (Town) 18,370
Madison 18,223
Willimantic 17,845
Wallingford Center 17,824
Plainville 17,773
Brookfield 17,143
Killingly 17,131
Wolcott 16,673
Seymour 16,475
Colchester 16,130
Ellington 15,916
Suffield 15,662
Storrs 15,374
Plainfield 15,077
Ledyard 15,025
Tolland 14,849
North Branford 14,263
New Fairfield 14,126
Cromwell 14,034
Orange (CDP) 13,947
Orange 13,944
Greenwich (CDP) 13,221
Clinton 13,047
Oxford 13,013
East Hampton 12,858
Derby (Town) 12,700
Derby 12,700
Windsor Locks (CDP) 12,554
Windsor Locks 12,537
Coventry 12,438
Stafford 11,837
Griswold 11,830
Plymouth 11,813
Somers 11,432
East Windsor 11,400
Granby 11,298
Winchester 10,829
Weston 10,387
Canton 10,330
Old Saybrook 10,160
Conning Towers Nautilus Park 10,130
Prospect 9,739
Woodbury 9,636
Burlington 9,623
Hebron 9,552
Kensington 9,492
Bethel (CDP) 9,471
Portland 9,391
Putnam 9,372
Redding 9,293
Thompson 9,290
Groton 9,221
Oakville 9,118
East Haddam 9,081
Thompsonville 9,021
Woodbridge 8,886
Riverside 8,682
Haddam 8,292
Brooklyn 8,259
Litchfield (Town) 8,212
Southwood Acres 8,060
Winsted 7,876
Woodstock 7,838
Middlebury 7,634
Easton 7,625
Thomaston 7,621
Ridgefield (CDP) 7,599
Old Lyme 7,521
Glastonbury Center 7,418
Rockville 7,348
Durham 7,301
Lebanon 7,259
Putnam (CDP) 7,249
Westbrook 6,902
New Hartford 6,764
Essex 6,586
New Milford (CDP) 6,568
Old Greenwich 6,520
Killingworth 6,455
Marlborough 6,430
Cos Cob 6,265
Branford Center 6,255
Beacon Falls 6,081
Willington 5,908
Simsbury Center 5,843
Portland (CDP) 5,634
Bethany 5,510
Harwinton 5,493
Sherwood Manor 5,449
Columbia 5,434
Pawcatuck 5,428
Cheshire Village 5,264
North Stonington 5,256
East Granby 5,199
Terryville 5,121
Canterbury 5,089
Bolton 4,947
Byram 4,885
Hazardville 4,863
Stafford Springs 4,734
Preston 4,707
Broad Brook 4,526
Deep River 4,516
Colchester (CDP) 4,414
Middlefield 4,407
Lisbon 4,310
Chester 4,277
Ashford 4,251
Salem 4,183
Pomfret 4,163
Long Hill 4,148
Heritage Village 4,126
Pemberwick 4,058
Danielson 3,987
Mystic 3,905
Collinsville 3,851
Sterling 3,764
Barkhamsted 3,685
Sherman 3,668
Salisbury 3,638
Old Mystic 3,559
Watertown (CDP) 3,549
Bethlehem 3,473
Washington 3,466
Jewett City 3,441
Coventry Lake 3,417
Clinton (CDP) 3,372
Andover 3,262
Oxoboxo River 3,230
North Canaan 3,194
Northwest Harwinton 3,186
Niantic 3,032
Moosup 3,032
Weatogue 3,012
Lake Pocotopaug 2,994
Waterford (CDP) 2,994
Sprague 2,951
Durham (CDP) 2,924
Goshen 2,904
Kent 2,869
Salmon Brook 2,766
Blue Hills 2,735
Sharon 2,706
Bozrah 2,603
Voluntown 2,579
West Simsbury 2,446
Madison Center 2,415
Deep River Center 2,408
East Hampton (CDP) 2,402
Guilford Center 2,394
Glenville 2,383
Crystal Lake 2,378
Lyme 2,374
Morris 2,293
Chaplin 2,255
Roxbury 2,187
Westbrook Center 2,182
Old Saybrook Center 2,182
Essex Village 2,174
Hartland 2,127
Plainfield Village 2,117
Noank 2,100
Franklin 1,975
Newtown 1,967
Hampton 1,849
Georgetown 1,819
North Granby 1,786
East Brooklyn 1,784
Bethlehem Village 1,783
Chester Center 1,761
Eastford 1,750
Somers (CDP) 1,733
Thomaston (CDP) 1,727
Southport 1,711
Scotland 1,686
Higganum 1,673
Bridgewater 1,659
Poquonock Bridge 1,649
Norfolk 1,643
North Grosvenor Dale 1,614
South Windham 1,603
New Hartford Center 1,509
Woodmont 1,505
Canton Valley 1,484
Colebrook 1,436
Woodbury Center 1,421
Warren 1,417
Moodus 1,403
Cornwall 1,387
Suffield Depot 1,372
Tariffville 1,371
Litchfield 1,215
Wauregan 1,210
Canaan 1,185
Canaan (CDP) 1,178
South Woodstock 1,150
Baltic 1,142
Mansfield Center 1,055
Saybrook Manor 1,045
South Coventry 1,036
Quinebaug 974
New Preston 932
Stonington 908
Brooklyn (CDP) 889
Gales Ferry 885
Union 843
Terramuggus 837
Lakeville 761
Bantam 735
Wilton Center 676
Norfolk (CDP) 666
Sharon (CDP) 662
Groton Long Point 513
Falls Village 481
Mashantucket 236
Cannondale 173
Fenwick 43
Plantsville 0
8 counties in Connecticut
County Population
Fairfield 943,332
Hartford 891,720
New Haven 854,757
New London 265,206
Litchfield 180,333
Middlesex 162,436
Tolland 150,721
Windham 116,782