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Welcome to Stafford Springs ...

Stafford Springs is located in Tolland County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Stafford Springs: Stafford Spgs. (or less commonly used: Stafford Spngs. or Stafford Sprngs.)

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

Stafford Springs is located in the (860) area code.

The ZIP code for Stafford Springs: 06076<2>

Adding Stafford Springs 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.

That's the case with Stafford Springs: 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 Stafford Springs on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Stafford Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Stafford Springs - it's located in Mississippi.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Stafford Springs.

Communities near Stafford Springs ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Stafford Springs.

  • Springfield [Hampden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springfield
    • Springfield [Hampden County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Stafford Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 153,606 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
  • Manchester [Hartford County]
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    • Manchester [Hartford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Stafford Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 57,584 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
  • Enfield [Hartford County]
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    • Enfield [Hartford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the west of Stafford Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,659 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enfield have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enfield
  • Vernon [Tolland County]
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    • Vernon [Tolland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Stafford Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,359 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vernon
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Windsor [Hartford County]
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      • Windsor [Hartford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Stafford Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,733 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windsor
    • Agawam [Hampden County]
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      • Agawam [Hampden County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Stafford Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,613 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Agawam
    • West Springfield [Hampden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Springfield
      • West Springfield [Hampden County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Stafford Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,517 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Springfield
    • South Windsor [Hartford County]
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      • South Windsor [Hartford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Stafford Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,162 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<4> 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Stafford Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,487 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mansfield have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mansfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansfield<5>
    • Windham [Windham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windham
      • Windham [Windham County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Stafford Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,561 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windham have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windham

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Stafford Springs. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Stafford Springs.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stafford Springs ...

Looking for more information about Stafford Springs? 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 Stafford Springs, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Stafford Springs.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Connecticut

About Tolland County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Stafford Springs. 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>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 Stafford Springs). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Stafford Springs or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<3>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- Stafford Springs) 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 Stafford Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Stafford Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stafford Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9537, Longitude: -72.3031    
<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>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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