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Welcome to West Suffield ...

West Suffield is located in Hartford County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for West Suffield: W. Suffield

West Suffield is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for West Suffield: (860)

The ZIP code for West Suffield: 06093<4>

Adding West Suffield to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of West Suffield in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for West Suffield was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found West Suffield on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Connecticut (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for West Suffield on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near West Suffield ...

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

  • Springfield [Hampden County]
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    • Springfield [Hampden County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of West 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of West 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 West 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 West 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of West 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of West Suffield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 55,126 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chicopee
    • East Hartford [Hartford County]
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      • East Hartford [Hartford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of West 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 West 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enfield
    • Westfield [Hampden County]
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      • Westfield [Hampden County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of West 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 West 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 West Suffield. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for West Suffield.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Suffield ...

Looking for more information about West 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.

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for West 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Suffield - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 West Suffield). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether West Suffield or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 from Point A (ie- West 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 West Suffield. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West SuffieldOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Suffield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9887, Longitude: -72.6920       In this case, the coordinates for West 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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