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Welcome to North Branford ...

The Town of North Branford is located in New Haven County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for North Branford: N. Branford

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of North Branford has a population of 14,146 people<3> (see below for details).

North Branford is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for North Branford: (203) and (475)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, North Branford had an population of 14,146 people. This is a decrease of 1.81% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.73% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of North Branford had a population of 14,407 people. This makes North Branford the county's 25th most populous community.

The population of North Branford represents 0.4% of the total population of Connecticut (which has 3,574,097 people), making it the state's 96th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 14,407 people, the population of North Branford increased 3.6% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 13,906 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for North Branford.

Communities near North Branford ...

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

  • New Haven [New Haven County]
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    • New Haven [New Haven County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southwest of North Branford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 130,250 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Haven
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Haven<7>
  • New Haven [New Haven County]
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    • New Haven [New Haven County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of North Branford
    • 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
  • Waterbury [New Haven County]
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    • Waterbury [New Haven County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of North Branford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 107,568 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterbury<7>
  • Waterbury [New Haven County]
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    • Waterbury [New Haven County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of North Branford
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterbury
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hamden [New Haven County]
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      • Hamden [New Haven County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the west of North Branford
      • 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of North Branford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 59,395 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meriden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meriden<7>
    • Meriden [New Haven County]
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      • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of North Branford
      • 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
    • Milford [New Haven County]
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      • Milford [New Haven County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of North Branford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 54,747 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milford
    • West Haven [New Haven County]
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      • West Haven [New Haven County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of North Branford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 54,620 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Haven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Haven<7>
    • West Haven [New Haven County]
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      • West Haven [New Haven County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of North Branford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 54,620 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West 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 North Branford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for North Branford.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Branford ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Connecticut

About New Haven County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for North Branford. 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 New Haven, 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 North Branford.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North Branford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (475) is an overlay for area code (203).
<6>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 from Point A (ie- North Branford) 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 North Branford. 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 North Branford

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in North Branford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3570, Longitude: -72.7682       In this case, the coordinates for North Branford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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