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Welcome to Newington ...

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

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Newington has a population of 30,014 people<3> (see below for details).

Newington is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Newington: (860)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Newington had an population of 30,014 people. This is a decrease of 1.79% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.42% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Newington had a population of 30,562 people. This makes Newington the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of Newington represents 0.86% of the population of Connecticut (which has 3,574,097 people), making it the state's 48th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 30,562 people, the population of Newington increased 4.29% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 29,306 people).

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

Communities near Newington ...

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

  • Hartford [Hartford County]
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    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Newington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 122,105 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartford<6>
  • Waterbury [New Haven County]
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    • Waterbury [New Haven County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Newington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 107,568 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterbury<6>
  • Waterbury [New Haven County]
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    • Waterbury [New Haven County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Newington
    • 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.
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  • Bristol [Hartford County]
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    • Bristol [Hartford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Newington
    • 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>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bristol [Hartford County]
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      • Bristol [Hartford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Newington
      • 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.
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    • Meriden [New Haven County]
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      • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Newington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 59,395 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meriden<6>
    • Meriden [New Haven County]
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      • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Newington
      • 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
    • Manchester [Hartford County]
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      • Manchester [Hartford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Newington
      • 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.
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    • East Hartford [Hartford County]
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      • East Hartford [Hartford County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Newington
      • 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.
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    • Middletown [Middlesex County]
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      • Middletown [Middlesex County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Newington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 46,258 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<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 Newington. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Newington.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Newington ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Connecticut

About Hartford County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Newington. 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 Newington.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Newington - 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- Newington) 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 Newington. 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 Newington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Newington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6873, Longitude: -72.7301       In this case, the coordinates for Newington 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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