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Welcome to Cromwell ...

The Town of Cromwell is located in Middlesex County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Cromwell has a population of 13,839 people<3> (see below for details).

Cromwell is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Cromwell: (860)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cromwell had an population of 13,839 people. This is a decrease of 1.19% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.52% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Cromwell had a population of 14,005 people (which is 8.45% of the total population of Middlesex County). This makes Cromwell the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Cromwell represents 0.39% of the total population of Connecticut (which has 3,574,097 people), making it the state's 97th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 14,005 people, the population of Cromwell increased 8.81% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 12,871 people).

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

Communities near Cromwell ...

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

  • Hartford [Hartford County]
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    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Cromwell
    • Estimated population in 2019: 122,105 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartford<6>
  • Hartford [Hartford County]
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    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Cromwell
    • 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
  • Waterbury [New Haven County]
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    • Waterbury [New Haven County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Cromwell
    • 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
  • New Britain [Hartford County]
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    • New Britain [Hartford County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Cromwell
    • 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>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Britain [Hartford County]
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      • New Britain [Hartford County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Cromwell
      • 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
    • West Hartford [Hartford County]
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      • West Hartford [Hartford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Cromwell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 62,965 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Hartford
    • Hamden [New Haven County]
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      • Hamden [New Haven County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Cromwell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 60,556 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamden
    • Bristol [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bristol
      • Bristol [Hartford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Cromwell
      • 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bristol
      • Bristol [Hartford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Cromwell
      • 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
    • Meriden [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meriden
      • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Cromwell
      • Estimated population in 2019: 59,395 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meriden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meriden<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 Cromwell. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cromwell.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cromwell ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Middlesex County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cromwell. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Cromwell.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cromwell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cromwell) 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 Cromwell. 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 Cromwell

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cromwell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6098, Longitude: -72.6631       In this case, the coordinates for Cromwell 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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