RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Brookfield Center, Connecticut

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other CT
Communities

















Welcome to Brookfield Center ...

Brookfield Center is located in Fairfield County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Brookfield Center: Brookfield Ctr. (or less commonly used: Brookfield Cen., Brookfield Cent. or Brookfield Cntr.)

Brookfield Center is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Brookfield Center: (203) & (475)<4>

Websites for Brookfield Center ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.businessfairfield.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Brookfield Center, the following might be of interest:

Adding Brookfield Center to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Brookfield Center in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Brookfield Center elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Brookfield Center on a Rand McNally Map of Connecticut (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Brookfield Center on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Brookfield Center ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Brookfield Center - they are located in Massachusetts, Ohio and Vermont.

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

Communities near Brookfield Center ...

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

  • Waterbury [New Haven County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waterbury
    • Waterbury [New Haven County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Brookfield Center
    • Estimated population in 2019: 107,568 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterbury<6>
  • Waterbury [New Haven County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waterbury
    • Waterbury [New Haven County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Brookfield Center
    • Estimated population in 2019: 107,568 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterbury
  • Danbury [Fairfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Danbury
    • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southwest of Brookfield Center
    • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danbury<6>
  • Danbury [Fairfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Danbury
    • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Brookfield Center
    • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Shelton [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shelton
      • Shelton [Fairfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Brookfield Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 41,129 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shelton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelton<6>
    • Shelton [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shelton
      • Shelton [Fairfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Brookfield Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 41,129 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shelton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelton
    • Trumbull [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trumbull
      • Trumbull [Fairfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Brookfield Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 35,673 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trumbull have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trumbull
    • Carmel [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carmel
      • Carmel [Putnam County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Brookfield Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,106 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carmel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carmel
    • Borough of Naugatuck [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Borough of Naugatuck
      • Borough of Naugatuck [New Haven County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Brookfield Center
      • Estimated population in 2014: 31,659 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Borough of Naugatuck have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Borough of Naugatuck
    • Naugatuck [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Naugatuck
      • Naugatuck [New Haven County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Brookfield Center
      • Estimated population in 2019: 31,108 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Naugatuck
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Naugatuck<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brookfield Center ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Connecticut

About Fairfield County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Brookfield Center. 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 Fairfield, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brookfield Center - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (475) is an overlay for area code (203).
<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- Brookfield Center) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brookfield Center. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4662, Longitude: -73.3876       In this case, the coordinates for Brookfield Center 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 13 Apr 2021