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Welcome to Suffield ...

The Town of Suffield is located in Hartford County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Suffield has a population of 15,814 people<3> (see below for details).

Suffield is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Suffield is within the boundaries of the (860) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Suffield had an population of 15,814 people. This is an increase of 0.5% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.69% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Suffield had a population of 15,735 people. This makes Suffield the county's 24th most populous community.

The population of Suffield represents 0.44% of the total population of Connecticut (which has 3,574,097 people), making it the state's 91st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 15,735 people, the population of Suffield increased 16.11% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 13,552 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Suffield.

Communities near Suffield ...

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

  • Springfield [Hampden County]
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    • Springfield [Hampden County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Suffield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 153,606 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
  • Hartford [Hartford County]
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    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Suffield
    • Estimated population in 2019: 122,105 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartford<6>
  • Hartford [Hartford County]
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    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Suffield
    • 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
  • West Hartford [Hartford County]
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    • West Hartford [Hartford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Suffield
    • 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
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Manchester [Hartford County]
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      • Manchester [Hartford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Suffield
      • 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
    • Chicopee [Hampden County]
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      • Chicopee [Hampden County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Suffield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 55,126 people
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    • East Hartford [Hartford County]
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      • East Hartford [Hartford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Suffield
      • 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Suffield
      • 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.
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    • Westfield [Hampden County]
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      • Westfield [Hampden County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Suffield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 41,204 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westfield
    • Holyoke [Hampden County]
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      • Holyoke [Hampden County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Suffield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 40,117 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holyoke

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Suffield ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Connecticut

About Hartford County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Suffield. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Suffield.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Suffield - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Suffield) 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 Suffield. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Suffield

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Suffield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9834, Longitude: -72.6912       In this case, the coordinates for Suffield 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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