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Welcome to Cos Cob ...

Cos Cob is located in Fairfield County<1>.

Cos Cob is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Cos Cob: (203) and (475)<3>

The ZIP code for Cos Cob: 06807<4>

Websites for Cos Cob ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.businessfairfield.com/

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

Adding Cos Cob 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 Cos Cob 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 Cos Cob elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities near Cos Cob ...

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

  • Bronx [Bronx County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bronx
    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Cos Cob
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,385,108 people
    • Bronx has also been known as:
    • Bronx
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bronx
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronx<6>
  • Oyster Bay [Nassau County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oyster Bay
    • Oyster Bay [Nassau County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Cos Cob
    • Estimated population in 2019: 298,391 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oyster Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oyster Bay
  • North Hempstead [Nassau County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Hempstead
    • North Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Cos Cob
    • Estimated population in 2019: 230,933 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hempstead
  • Huntington [Suffolk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntington
    • Huntington [Suffolk County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Cos Cob
    • Estimated population in 2019: 200,503 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Yonkers [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yonkers
      • Yonkers [Westchester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Cos Cob
      • Estimated population in 2019: 200,370 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yonkers
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yonkers<6>
    • Stamford [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stamford
      • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the northeast of Cos Cob
      • Estimated population in 2019: 129,638 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stamford<6>
    • Stamford [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stamford
      • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Cos Cob
      • Estimated population in 2019: 129,638 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stamford have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
    • Greenburgh [Westchester County]
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      • Greenburgh [Westchester County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Cos Cob
      • Estimated population in 2019: 90,989 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenburgh
    • Norwalk [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwalk
      • Norwalk [Fairfield County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Cos Cob
      • Estimated population in 2019: 88,816 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwalk
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwalk<6>
    • Norwalk [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwalk
      • Norwalk [Fairfield County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Cos Cob
      • Estimated population in 2019: 88,816 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwalk have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwalk

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cos Cob ...

Looking for more information about Cos Cob? 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 Cos Cob, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cos Cob.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cos Cob. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Cos Cob - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (475) is an overlay for area code (203).
<4>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 Cos Cob). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Cos Cob or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- Cos Cob) 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 Cos Cob. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cos Cob

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cos Cob. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0352, Longitude: -73.6006    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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