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Welcome to Killingworth ...

Killingworth is located in Middlesex County<1>.

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

Killingworth is 380 feet [116 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Killingworth lies within the (860) area code.

The ZIP code for Killingworth: 06419<4>

Websites for Killingworth ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.middlesexchamber.com/

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

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

We also found Killingworth on a Rand McNally Map of Connecticut (1911).

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

Communities near Killingworth ...

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

  • New Haven [New Haven County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Haven
    • New Haven [New Haven County] lies 19 miles [30.6 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]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Haven
    • 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]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamden
    • Hamden [New Haven County] lies 18 miles [29 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]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meriden
    • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 17 miles [27.4 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meriden
      • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 17 miles [27.4 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Middlesex County] lies 14 miles [22.5 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 13 miles [20.9 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallingford
      • Wallingford [New Haven County] lies 14 miles [22.5 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
    • East Haven [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Haven
      • East Haven [New Haven County] lies 16 miles [25.7 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
    • Branford [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Branford
      • Branford [New Haven County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Killingworth
      • 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

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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Killingworth, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Killingworth.

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 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Killingworth - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Killingworth). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Killingworth 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- Killingworth) 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 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: 41.3582, Longitude: -72.5637       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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