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Welcome to Tolland ...

Tolland is located in Tolland County<1>.

Tolland is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Tolland: (860)

The ZIP code for Tolland: 06084<3>

Websites for Tolland ...

Official Website: www.tolland.org/

Adding Tolland 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 Tolland 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 Tolland 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 Tolland on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Tolland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Tolland - they are located in Colorado, Massachusetts and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Tolland ...

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

  • Springfield [Hampden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springfield
    • Springfield [Hampden County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Tolland
    • Estimated population in 2019: 153,606 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
  • Hartford [Hartford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartford
    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Tolland
    • Estimated population in 2019: 122,105 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartford<5>
  • Hartford [Hartford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartford
    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Tolland
    • Estimated population in 2019: 122,105 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
  • Manchester [Hartford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
    • Manchester [Hartford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Tolland
    • Estimated population in 2019: 57,584 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • East Hartford [Hartford County]
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      • East Hartford [Hartford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Tolland
      • Estimated population in 2019: 49,872 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<6> 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Tolland
      • Estimated population in 2019: 43,659 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enfield have been provided by the GNIS.<6> 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Tolland
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,482 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glastonbury have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glastonbury
    • Vernon [Tolland County]
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      • Vernon [Tolland County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Tolland
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,359 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vernon
    • Windsor [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windsor
      • Windsor [Hartford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Tolland
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,733 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windsor
    • Agawam [Hampden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Agawam
      • Agawam [Hampden County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Tolland
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,613 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Agawam

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. Our list includes 5 papers. 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Tolland County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Tolland: www.tolland.org/

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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Tolland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 Tolland). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tolland or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Tolland. 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 Tolland

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tolland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8725, Longitude: -72.3697    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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