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Welcome to Killingworth ...

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

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Killingworth has a population of 6,364 people<3> (see below for details).

Killingworth is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Killingworth is located in the (860) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Killingworth had an population of 6,364 people. This is a decrease of 2.47% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.75% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Killingworth had a population of 6,525 people. This makes Killingworth the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of Killingworth represents 0.18% of the population of Connecticut (which has 3,574,097 people), making it the state's 141st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,525 people, the population of Killingworth increased 8.42% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,018 people).

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

Communities near Killingworth ...

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

  • New Haven [New Haven County]
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    • New Haven [New Haven County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Killingworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 130,250 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Haven
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Haven<6>
  • New Haven [New Haven County]
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    • New Haven [New Haven County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Killingworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 130,250 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Haven
  • Hamden [New Haven County]
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    • Hamden [New Haven County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Killingworth
    • 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
  • Meriden [New Haven County]
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    • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Killingworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 59,395 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meriden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meriden<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Meriden [New Haven County]
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      • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Killingworth
      • 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]
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      • Middletown [Middlesex County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Killingworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 46,258 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<6>
    • Middletown [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Middlesex County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Killingworth
      • 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
    • Wallingford [New Haven County]
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      • Wallingford [New Haven County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Killingworth
      • 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
    • Cheshire [New Haven County]
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      • Cheshire [New Haven County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Killingworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,937 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cheshire have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cheshire
    • East Haven [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Haven
      • East Haven [New Haven County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Killingworth
      • 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

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Killingworth ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Connecticut

About Middlesex County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Killingworth. 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 Killingworth.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Killingworth - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Killingworth) 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 Killingworth. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Killingworth

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Killingworth. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3807, Longitude: -72.5765       In this case, the coordinates for Killingworth 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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