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Welcome to Tolland ...

The Town of Tolland is located in Tolland County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Tolland has a population of 14,633 people<3> (see below for details).

Tolland is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Tolland is within the (860) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Tolland had an population of 14,633 people. This is a decrease of 2.78% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.31% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Tolland had a population of 15,052 people (which is 9.86% of the total population of Tolland County). This makes Tolland the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Tolland represents 0.42% of the population of Connecticut (which has 3,574,097 people), making it the state's 94th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 15,052 people, the population of Tolland increased 14.5% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 13,146 people).

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

Communities near Tolland ...

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

  • Hartford [Hartford County]
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    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Tolland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 121,535 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Tolland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 121,535 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
  • Manchester [Hartford County]
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    • Manchester [Hartford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Tolland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 57,362 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.
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  • East Hartford [Hartford County]
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    • East Hartford [Hartford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Tolland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,630 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.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Enfield [Hartford County]
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      • Enfield [Hartford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Tolland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,559 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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    • Glastonbury [Hartford County]
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      • Glastonbury [Hartford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Tolland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,426 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.
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    • Vernon [Tolland County]
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      • Vernon [Tolland County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Tolland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,400 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.
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    • Windsor [Hartford County]
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      • Windsor [Hartford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Tolland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,647 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.
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    • Agawam [Hampden County]
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      • Agawam [Hampden County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Tolland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 28,467 people
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    • South Windsor [Hartford County]
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      • South Windsor [Hartford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Tolland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,102 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.
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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 Tolland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Tolland.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tolland ...

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

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About Tolland County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tolland. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tolland.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tolland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Tolland) 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 Tolland. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TollandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tolland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8834, Longitude: -72.3329       In this case, the coordinates for Tolland 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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