HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT – Top 10 Places You NEED to See!

HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT – Top 10 Places You NEED to See!

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3 Popular Attractions In Connecticut

  • Ski Sundown: Ski area in New Hartford, Connecticut.
  • Connecticut Facts:

    • On April 9, 1810, a Salisbury town meeting voted to authorize the “selectmen draw upon the town treasurer for the sum of one hundred dollars” to purchase more books for the Scoville Memorial Library collection, making the library the first publicly supported free town library in the United States.
    • Danbury, An important military depot for the American Revolutionary armies was burned and looted in April 1777 by the British under Major General William Tryon.
    • Bear Mountain in Salisbury in the northwest corner of the state is the highest peak in the state.
    • Connecticut has the highest personal income per capita (more than $70,000) in the country. However, the national average is $50,392.
    • ESPN, the world’s first sports cable channel was launched in Bristol, Connecticut in 1979. With this fact also learn that Stamford, Connecticut is where the headquarters of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. is located.
    Connecticut
    State of Connecticut
    Nickname(s):

    • The Constitution State (official)
    • The Nutmeg State
    • The Provisions State
    • The Land of Steady Habits
    Motto(s):

    Anthem:Yankee Doodle

    Map of the United States with Connecticut highlighted

    Map of the United States with Connecticut highlighted
    Country United States
    Before statehood Connecticut Colony
    Admitted to the Union January 9, 1788 (5th)
    Capital Hartford[2]
    Largest city Bridgeport
    Largest metro and urban areas New York (combined)
    Greater Hartford (metro and urban)
    Government

    Governor Ned Lamont (D)
    Lieutenant Governor Susan Bysiewicz (D)
    Legislature Connecticut General Assembly
    Upper house Connecticut Senate
    Lower house Connecticut House of Representatives
    Judiciary Connecticut Supreme Court
    U.S. senators Richard Blumenthal (D)
    Chris Murphy (D)
    U.S. House delegation 5 Democrats (list)
    Area

    •Total 5,567sqmi (14,357km2)
    •Land 4,849sqmi (12,559km2)
    •Water 698sqmi (1,809km2) 12.6%
    •Rank 48th
    Dimensions

    •Length 70mi (113km)
    •Width 110mi (177km)
    Elevation

    500ft (150m)
    Highestelevation

    (Massachusetts border on south slope of Mount Frissell[3][a])
    2,379ft (725m)
    Lowestelevation

    0ft (0m)
    Population

    (2020)
    •Total 3,605,944[4]
    •Rank 29th
    •Density 739/sqmi (285/km2)
    •Rank 4th
    Median household income

    $79,900[5]
    •Income rank

    6th
    Demonym(s)

    (colloquial)

    Language

    Official language None
    Time zone UTC– 05:00 (Eastern)
    •Summer (DST) UTC– 04:00 (EDT)
    USPS abbreviation
    CT
    ISO 3166 code US-CT
    Traditional abbreviation Conn.
    Latitude 40°58′ N to 42°03′ N
    Longitude 71°47′ W to 73°44′ W
    Website portal.ct.gov

    More

    Hartford is the capital of Connecticut. It’s home to the Mark Twain House & Museum. The 1874 mansion contains thousands of artifacts, including the desk at which Twain wrote his best-known works. The Harriet Beecher Stowe Center includes the author’s Victorian house and many period furnishings, plus a garden. The broad collection of the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art includes Renaissance and impressionist works.

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