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Welcome to Enfield ...

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

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Enfield has a population of 43,659 people<3> (see below for details).

Enfield is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Enfield: (860)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Enfield had an population of 43,659 people. This is a decrease of 2.23% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.43% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Enfield had a population of 44,654 people. This makes Enfield the county's 10th most populous community.

The population of Enfield represents 1.25% of the total population of Connecticut (which has 3,574,097 people), making it the state's 35th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 44,654 people, the population of Enfield decreased 1.23% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 45,212 people).

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

Communities Also Named Enfield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Enfield - it's located in New York.

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

Communities near Enfield ...

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

  • Springfield [Hampden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springfield
    • Springfield [Hampden County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Enfield
    • 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Enfield
    • 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Enfield
    • 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
  • West Hartford [Hartford County]
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    • West Hartford [Hartford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Enfield
    • 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
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Manchester [Hartford County]
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      • Manchester [Hartford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Enfield
      • 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
    • Chicopee [Hampden County]
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      • Chicopee [Hampden County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Enfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 55,126 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chicopee
    • East Hartford [Hartford County]
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      • East Hartford [Hartford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Enfield
      • 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
    • Westfield [Hampden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westfield
      • Westfield [Hampden County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Enfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 41,204 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westfield
    • Holyoke [Hampden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holyoke
      • Holyoke [Hampden County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Enfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 40,117 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holyoke
    • Glastonbury [Hartford County]
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      • Glastonbury [Hartford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Enfield
      • 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

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Enfield ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Enfield. 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 Enfield.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Enfield - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Enfield) 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 Enfield. 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 Enfield

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Enfield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9751, Longitude: -72.5495       In this case, the coordinates for Enfield 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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