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Welcome to Noroton ...

Noroton is located in Fairfield County<1>.

Noroton is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Noroton: (203) & (475)<3>

Websites for Noroton ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.businessfairfield.com/

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

Communities near Noroton ...

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

  • Oyster Bay [Nassau County]
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    • Oyster Bay [Nassau County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Noroton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 296,592 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oyster Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oyster Bay
  • Huntington [Suffolk County]
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    • Huntington [Suffolk County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Noroton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,102 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington
  • Bridgeport [Fairfield County]
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    • Bridgeport [Fairfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Noroton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 143,525 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<6>
  • Bridgeport [Fairfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridgeport
    • Bridgeport [Fairfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Noroton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 143,525 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Stamford [Fairfield County]
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      • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Noroton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 131,397 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stamford have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
    • Smithtown [Suffolk County]
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      • Smithtown [Suffolk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Noroton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 115,844 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithtown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithtown
    • Greenburgh [Westchester County]
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      • Greenburgh [Westchester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Noroton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 90,543 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenburgh
    • Norwalk [Fairfield County]
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      • Norwalk [Fairfield County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Noroton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 88,655 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwalk
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwalk<6>
    • Norwalk [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwalk
      • Norwalk [Fairfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Noroton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 88,655 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwalk have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwalk
    • New Rochelle [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Rochelle
      • New Rochelle [Westchester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Noroton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,973 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Rochelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Rochelle<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 Noroton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Noroton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Noroton ...

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

Adding Noroton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Noroton in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Noroton was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Noroton on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Connecticut (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Connecticut

About Fairfield County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Noroton. 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 Fairfield, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Noroton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (475) is an overlay for area code (203).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Noroton) 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 Noroton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from NorotonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Noroton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0646, Longitude: -73.4884    
<5>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.
<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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