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Welcome to Andover ...

The Town of Andover is located in Tolland County<1>.

The location of Andover has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, the Town of Andover has a population of 3,231 people<3> (see below for details).

Andover is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Andover lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Andover is within the boundaries of the (860) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Andover had an population of 3,231 people. This is a decrease of 2.18% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.42% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Andover had a population of 3,303 people. This makes Andover the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Andover represents 0.09% of the total population of Connecticut (which has 3,574,097 people), making it the state's 167th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,303 people, the population of Andover increased 8.79% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,036 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Andover.

Communities Also Named Andover ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Andover - they are located in New York and Vermont.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Andover.

Communities near Andover ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Andover.

  • Hartford [Hartford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartford
    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Andover
    • Estimated population for 2018: 122,587 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartford
  • Hartford [Hartford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartford
    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Andover
    • Estimated population for 2018: 122,587 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
  • West Hartford [Hartford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Hartford
    • West Hartford [Hartford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Andover
    • Estimated population for 2018: 62,939 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Hartford
  • Manchester [Hartford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
    • Manchester [Hartford County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Andover
    • Estimated population for 2018: 57,699 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • East Hartford [Hartford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Hartford
      • East Hartford [Hartford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Andover
      • Estimated population for 2018: 49,998 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Hartford
    • Middletown [Middlesex County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Middlesex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Andover
      • Estimated population for 2018: 46,146 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown
    • Middletown [Middlesex County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Middlesex County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Andover
      • Estimated population for 2018: 46,146 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
    • Enfield [Hartford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enfield
      • Enfield [Hartford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Andover
      • Estimated population for 2018: 44,466 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enfield
    • Norwich [New London County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwich have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwich
      • Norwich [New London County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Andover
      • Estimated population for 2018: 39,136 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwich
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwich
    • Norwich [New London County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwich have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwich
      • Norwich [New London County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Andover
      • Estimated population for 2018: 39,136 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwich

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Andover. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Andover.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Andover. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Andover.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Andover. See our Newspapers Page for Andover.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Andover ...

Looking for more information about Andover? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Andover, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Andover.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Connecticut

About Tolland County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Andover. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Connecticut: https://portal.ct.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Connecticut's counties, including Tolland, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Andover.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Andover - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Andover) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Andover. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Andover

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Andover. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7329, Longitude: -72.3748       In this case, the coordinates for Andover have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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