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Welcome to Bloomfield ...

The Town of Bloomfield is located in Hartford County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Bloomfield has a population of 21,211 people<3> (see below for details).

Bloomfield is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Bloomfield: (860)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bloomfield had an population of 21,211 people. This is an increase of 3.54% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.29% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Bloomfield had a population of 20,486 people. This makes Bloomfield the county's 19th most populous community.

The population of Bloomfield represents 0.57% of the total population of Connecticut (which has 3,574,097 people), making it the state's 70th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 20,486 people, the population of Bloomfield increased 4.59% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 19,587 people).

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

Communities Also Named Bloomfield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Bloomfield - they are located in Vermont and Wisconsin (2).

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

Communities near Bloomfield ...

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

  • Springfield [Hampden County]
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    • Springfield [Hampden County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Bloomfield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 153,606 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
  • Hartford [Hartford County]
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    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Bloomfield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 122,105 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Hartford
  • New Britain [Hartford County]
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    • New Britain [Hartford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Bloomfield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 72,495 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Britain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Britain
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Britain<6>
  • New Britain [Hartford County]
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    • New Britain [Hartford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Bloomfield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 72,495 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Britain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Britain
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bristol [Hartford County]
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      • Bristol [Hartford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Bloomfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 59,947 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bristol have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bristol
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bristol<6>
    • Bristol [Hartford County]
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      • Bristol [Hartford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Bloomfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 59,947 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bristol have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bristol
    • Manchester [Hartford County]
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      • Manchester [Hartford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Bloomfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 57,584 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Manchester
    • East Hartford [Hartford County]
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      • East Hartford [Hartford County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Bloomfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 49,872 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on East Hartford
    • Southington [Hartford County]
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      • Southington [Hartford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Bloomfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 43,834 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southington
    • Enfield [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enfield
      • Enfield [Hartford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Bloomfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 43,659 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Enfield

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 Bloomfield. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bloomfield.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bloomfield. 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 Bloomfield.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bloomfield ...

Looking for more information about Bloomfield? 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 Bloomfield, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bloomfield.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bloomfield. 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 Hartford, 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 Bloomfield.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bloomfield - 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' (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- Bloomfield) 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 Bloomfield. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bloomfield

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bloomfield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8443, Longitude: -72.7415       In this case, the coordinates for Bloomfield have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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