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Cedar Lake, Connecticut
(Middlesex County)

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Welcome to Cedar Lake ...

Cedar Lake is located in Middlesex County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Cedar Lake: Cedar Lk.

Cedar Lake is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Cedar Lake is within the (860) area code.

Websites for Cedar Lake ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.middlesexchamber.com/

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

Communities Also Named Cedar Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Connecticut communities named Cedar Lake: This one is located in Middlesex County and the other is located in Hartford County.

Beyond Connecticut, there are 21 communities that are also named Cedar Lake - they are located in Alabama (2), Georgia, Indiana, Manitoba, Michigan (2), Minnesota (2), Mississippi, New Jersey (2), New York, Nova Scotia (2), Ontario, South Carolina, Texas and Wisconsin (2).

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

Communities near Cedar Lake ...

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

  • Meriden [New Haven County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meriden
    • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Cedar Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 59,395 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meriden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meriden<5>
  • Meriden [New Haven County]
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    • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Cedar Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 59,395 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meriden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meriden
  • Middletown [Middlesex County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
    • Middletown [Middlesex County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Cedar Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 46,258 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<5>
  • Middletown [Middlesex County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
    • Middletown [Middlesex County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Cedar Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 46,258 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Middletown
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    • Wallingford [New Haven County]
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      • Wallingford [New Haven County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Cedar Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 44,326 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallingford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallingford
    • Glastonbury [Hartford County]
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      • Glastonbury [Hartford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Cedar Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,482 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glastonbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glastonbury
    • East Haven [New Haven County]
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      • East Haven [New Haven County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Cedar Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,569 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Haven
    • Branford [New Haven County]
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      • Branford [New Haven County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Cedar Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27,900 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Branford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Branford
    • North Haven [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Haven
      • North Haven [New Haven County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Cedar Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23,683 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Haven
    • Guilford [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guilford
      • Guilford [New Haven County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Cedar Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,133 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guilford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guilford

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cedar Lake ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cedar Lake. 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 Middlesex, 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 Cedar Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cedar Lake) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cedar Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4015, Longitude: -72.5045       In this case, the coordinates for Cedar Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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