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Welcome to Whitneyville ...

Whitneyville is located in New Haven County<1>.

Whitneyville is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Whitneyville: (203) and (475)<3>

Adding Whitneyville 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 Whitneyville 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 Whitneyville elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Whitneyville on a Rand McNally Map of Connecticut (1911).

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

Communities Also Named Whitneyville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Whitneyville - they are located in Maine, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Vermont.

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

Communities near Whitneyville ...

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

  • Bridgeport [Fairfield County]
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    • Bridgeport [Fairfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Whitneyville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 144,399 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<5>
  • Bridgeport [Fairfield County]
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    • Bridgeport [Fairfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Whitneyville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 144,399 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
  • Waterbury [New Haven County]
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    • Waterbury [New Haven County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Whitneyville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 107,568 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterbury<5>
  • Waterbury [New Haven County]
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    • Waterbury [New Haven County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Whitneyville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 107,568 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterbury have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterbury
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    • Hamden [New Haven County]
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      • Hamden [New Haven County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of Whitneyville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 60,556 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamden have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamden
    • Meriden [New Haven County]
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      • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Whitneyville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 59,395 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meriden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meriden<5>
    • Meriden [New Haven County]
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      • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Whitneyville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 59,395 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meriden have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meriden
    • Milford [New Haven County]
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      • Milford [New Haven County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Whitneyville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 54,747 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milford have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milford
    • West Haven [New Haven County]
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      • West Haven [New Haven County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Whitneyville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 54,620 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Haven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Haven<5>
    • West Haven [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Haven
      • West Haven [New Haven County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Whitneyville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 54,620 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Haven

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whitneyville ...

Looking for more information about Whitneyville? 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 Whitneyville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Whitneyville.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Connecticut

About New Haven County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Whitneyville. 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 New Haven, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Whitneyville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (475) is an overlay for area code (203).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Whitneyville) 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 Whitneyville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Whitneyville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whitneyville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3456, Longitude: -72.9152    
<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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