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Welcome to South Willington ...

South Willington is located in Tolland County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for South Willington: S. Willington

South Willington is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for South Willington: (860)

The ZIP code for South Willington: 06265<4>

Adding South Willington to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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

In addition, we also found mention of South Willington elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities near South Willington ...

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

  • Manchester [Hartford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
    • Manchester [Hartford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of South Willington
    • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of South Willington
    • 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
  • Enfield [Hartford County]
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    • Enfield [Hartford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of South Willington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,659 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enfield
  • Glastonbury [Hartford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glastonbury
    • Glastonbury [Hartford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of South Willington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,482 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glastonbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glastonbury
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Vernon [Tolland County]
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      • Vernon [Tolland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of South Willington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,359 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vernon
    • Windsor [Hartford County]
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      • Windsor [Hartford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of South Willington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,733 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windsor
    • South Windsor [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Windsor
      • South Windsor [Hartford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of South Willington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,162 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Windsor
    • Mansfield [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mansfield
      • Mansfield [Tolland County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of South Willington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,487 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mansfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mansfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansfield<6>
    • Windham [Windham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windham
      • Windham [Windham County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of South Willington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,561 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windham
    • Ellington [Tolland County]
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      • Ellington [Tolland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of South Willington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,467 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellington

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Willington ...

Looking for more information about South Willington? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for South Willington, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for South Willington.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for South Willington. 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 Tolland, 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 South Willington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as South Willington). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether South Willington or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- South Willington) 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 South Willington. 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 South Willington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Willington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8554, Longitude: -72.3015       In this case, the coordinates for South Willington have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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