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Welcome to River Glen ...

River Glen is located in Hartford County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for River Glen: River Gln.

River Glen is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for River Glen: (860)

Communities Also Named River Glen ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named River Glen - they are located in Illinois (2) and Indiana.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for River Glen.

Communities near River Glen ...

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

  • Hartford [Hartford County]
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    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of River Glen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 122,105 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartford<5>
  • Hartford [Hartford County]
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    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of River Glen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 122,105 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
  • Waterbury [New Haven County]
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    • Waterbury [New Haven County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of River Glen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 107,568 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterbury<5>
  • Waterbury [New Haven County]
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    • Waterbury [New Haven County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of River Glen
    • 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
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    • New Britain [Hartford County]
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      • New Britain [Hartford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of River Glen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 72,495 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Britain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Britain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Britain<5>
    • New Britain [Hartford County]
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      • New Britain [Hartford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of River Glen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 72,495 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Britain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Britain
    • West Hartford [Hartford County]
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      • West Hartford [Hartford County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of River Glen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 62,965 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Hartford
    • Bristol [Hartford County]
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      • Bristol [Hartford County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of River Glen
      • 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<5>
    • Bristol [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bristol
      • Bristol [Hartford County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of River Glen
      • 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
    • Meriden [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meriden
      • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of River Glen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 59,395 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meriden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meriden<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for River Glen ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for River Glen. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around River Glen - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 from Point A (ie- River Glen) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in River Glen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7448, Longitude: -72.8626       In this case, the coordinates for River Glen have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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