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Welcome to Woodstock ...

The Town of Woodstock is located in Windham County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Woodstock has a population of 7,868 people<3> (see below for details).

Woodstock is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Woodstock: (860)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Woodstock had an population of 7,868 people. This is a decrease of 1.21% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.96% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Woodstock had a population of 7,964 people (or 6.72% of the total population of Windham County). This makes Woodstock the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Woodstock represents 0.22% of the population of Connecticut (which has 3,574,097 people), making it the state's 131st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,964 people, the population of Woodstock increased 10.29% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 7,221 people).

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

Communities Also Named Woodstock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Woodstock - they are located in New York and Vermont.

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

Communities near Woodstock ...

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

  • Mansfield [Tolland County]
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    • Mansfield [Tolland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Woodstock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,417 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mansfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mansfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansfield<6>
  • Windham [Windham County]
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    • Windham [Windham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Woodstock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,463 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windham
  • Killingly [Windham County]
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    • Killingly [Windham County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Woodstock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,305 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Killingly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Killingly
  • Webster [Worcester County]
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    • Webster [Worcester County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Woodstock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,822 people
    • Webster has also been known as:
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Burrillville [Providence County]
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      • Burrillville [Providence County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Woodstock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,810 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burrillville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burrillville
    • Southbridge [Worcester County]
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      • Southbridge [Worcester County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Woodstock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,788 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southbridge
    • Auburn [Worcester County]
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      • Auburn [Worcester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Woodstock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,701 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Auburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Plainfield [Windham County]
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      • Plainfield [Windham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Woodstock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,084 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plainfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plainfield
    • Tolland [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tolland
      • Tolland [Tolland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Woodstock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,567 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tolland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tolland
    • Oxford [Worcester County]
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      • Oxford [Worcester County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Woodstock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,941 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Woodstock ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Woodstock. 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 Windham, 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 Woodstock.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Woodstock - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Woodstock) 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 Woodstock. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WoodstockOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Woodstock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9654, Longitude: -72.0223       In this case, the coordinates for Woodstock 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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