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Around Rocky Hill ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Springfield (MA). It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the north of Rocky Hill. Springfield (MA) has a population of 154,000 people.<1>.

The next largest community is New Haven. It is located about 27 miles [ km] to the southwest of Rocky Hill and has a population of 130,000 people.

For comparison, Rocky Hill has a population of 20,100 people.

The following is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Rocky Hill.<2>

  • Berlin [Hartford County]
  • Cromwell [Middlesex County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cromwell
    • Cromwell [Middlesex County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south of Rocky Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,839 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cromwell have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cromwell
  • Cromwell [Middlesex County]
  • East Berlin [Hartford County]
  • Glastonbury Center [Hartford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glastonbury Center
    • Glastonbury Center [Hartford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Rocky Hill
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glastonbury Center have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glastonbury Center
  • Glastonbury [Hartford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glastonbury
    • Glastonbury [Hartford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Rocky Hill
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glastonbury have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glastonbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glastonbury<3>
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    • Griswoldville [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Griswoldville
      • Griswoldville [Hartford County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north of Rocky Hill
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Griswoldville
    • Kensington [Hartford County]
    • Newington [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newington
      • Newington [Hartford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest of Rocky Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 30,014 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newington have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newington
    • Newington [Hartford County]
    • Rocky Hill [Hartford County]
    • South Glastonbury [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Glastonbury
      • South Glastonbury [Hartford County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east of Rocky Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Glastonbury have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Glastonbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Glastonbury<3>
    • Taylor Town [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylor Town
      • Taylor Town [Hartford County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east of Rocky Hill
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylor Town have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylor Town
    • Wethersfield [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wethersfield
      • Wethersfield [Hartford County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north of Rocky Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,008 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wethersfield have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wethersfield
    • Wethersfield [Hartford County]

For more communities neighboring Rocky Hill, please visit our County-by-County Page for Rocky Hill.

Hartford County ...

Rocky Hill is located in Hartford County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Hartford County: Litchfield, Middlesex, New Haven, New London, Tolland & Hampden (MA).

Curious and Interesting Names Near Rocky Hill ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rocky Hill.

Airports Near Rocky Hill ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Rocky Hill and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Rocky Hill.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rocky Hill. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Connecticut: https://portal.ct.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Rocky Hill.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rocky Hill) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Rocky Hill. 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 Rocky Hill

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rocky Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6573, Longitude: -72.6601       In this case, the coordinates for Rocky Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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.
<5>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.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Rocky Hill), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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