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The location of Andover









Welcome to Andover ...

Andover is located in Tolland County.

The location of Andover has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Andover is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Andover: (860)

The ZIP code for Andover: 06232<3>

Communities near Andover ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Andover and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
East Hartford   [Map]   50,319   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Enfield   [Map]   44,585   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Hartford   [Map]   123,400   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hartford   [Map]   123,400   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Manchester   [Map]   57,932   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Middletown   [Map]   46,478   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Andover.

Communities Also Named Andover ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Andover - they are located in California, Florida (2), Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Vermont, Virginia and Washington.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Andover. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Andover.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Andover, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on 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>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Andover - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Andover). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Andover or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) 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 (or directions), 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 for your convenience: 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: 41.7373, Longitude: -72.3704     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Andover have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Andover.

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