A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Twin Lakes, Connecticut
Welcome to Twin Lakes ...
The location of Twin Lakes has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Twin Lakes: Twin Lks.
Twin Lakes is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Twin Lakes lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Twin Lakes: (860)
Adding Twin Lakes 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 Twin Lakes 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 Twin Lakes elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Twin Lakes on a Rand McNally Map of Connecticut (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Twin Lakes on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Twin Lakes ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 39 communities that are also named Twin Lakes - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, California (4), Colorado (2), Florida (3), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (4), Utah and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Twin Lakes.
Communities near Twin Lakes ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Twin Lakes.
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 Twin Lakes. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Twin Lakes.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Twin Lakes. 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 Twin Lakes.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Twin Lakes. See our Newspapers Page for Twin Lakes.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Twin Lakes ...
Looking for more information about Twin Lakes? 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 Twin Lakes, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Twin Lakes.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Twin Lakes. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Connecticut: https://portal.ct.gov/
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This page was last modified: 07 Apr 2021