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Welcome to Rock Landing ...

Rock Landing is located in Middlesex County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Rock Landing: Rock Lndg. (or less commonly used: Rock Lndng.)

Rock Landing is near sea level<3>.

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

The area code for Rock Landing: (860)

Websites for Rock Landing ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.middlesexchamber.com/

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

Communities Also Named Rock Landing ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Rock Landing - they are located in Massachusetts and Vermont.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rock Landing.

Communities near Rock Landing ...

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

  • New Britain [Hartford County]
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    • New Britain [Hartford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Rock Landing
    • 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]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Britain
    • New Britain [Hartford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Rock Landing
    • 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
  • Meriden [New Haven County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meriden
    • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Rock Landing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 59,395 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meriden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meriden<5>
  • Meriden [New Haven County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meriden
    • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Rock Landing
    • 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
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Manchester [Hartford County]
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      • Manchester [Hartford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Rock Landing
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
    • East Hartford [Hartford County]
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      • East Hartford [Hartford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Rock Landing
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Hartford
    • Middletown [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Middlesex County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Rock Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 46,258 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<5>
    • Middletown [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Middlesex County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Rock Landing
      • 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]<4> to the west of Rock Landing
      • 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
    • Southington [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southington
      • Southington [Hartford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Rock Landing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 43,834 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southington

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rock Landing ...

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

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About Middlesex County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rock Landing. 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 Rock Landing - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Rock Landing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rock Landing. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4970, Longitude: -72.5204       In this case, the coordinates for Rock Landing 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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