Bethel Fairfield County, Connecticut

Bethel: City in Alaska, USA

About

Bethel is a city located in the county of Fairfield in the U.S. state of Connecticut. Its population at the 2010 census was 18,584 and a population density of 147 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 19,941 inhabitants.

The city was created 64 years ago in 1957.

Bethel Quick Facts

Population : 19,941 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Connecticut (United States)
County : Fairfield County
Postal code : 99559
Phone Area Codes : 907
Area : 126.15 km2
Altitude : 3 feet / 1 meters
Establishment : August 08, 1957 (64 years ago)
Time Zone : Alaska Time Zone
Local time : 00:40:21 (29th May 2022)
Density : 158 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 6.81% (2010-2020)

Geography

Bethel is located at 41°22'16"N 73°24'50"W (41.3712100, -73.4140100).

Bethel map

Demographics

The population of Bethel increased by 6.81% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 18,584 - census
2011 18,940 1.88% estimation process
2012 19,165 1.17% estimation process
2013 19,261 0.5% estimation process
2014 19,330 0.36% estimation process
2015 19,468 0.71% estimation process
2016 19,630 0.83% estimation process
2017 19,654 0.12% estimation process
2018 19,753 0.5% estimation process
2019 19,800 0.24% estimation process
2020 19,941 0.71% estimation process

Bethel zip code is 06801. County name: Fairfield, County fips: 09001

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People born in Bethel (6)

People born in Bethel, including Canadian physicist Don Page, politician Lyman Hoffman, actor and anthropologist Oscar Kawagley, .

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Schools in Bethel

College & universities near Bethel, CT

Code Name City ZIP
130776 Western Connecticut State University Danbury (CT) 06810-6826

Stations (22)

Amtrak & bus stations near Bethel, CT

Code Name Address Type
BRP Bridgeport 525 Water St. RAIL
STM Stamford Transportation Center Washington Blvd and South State St. RAIL
NHV Union Station 50 Union Avenue RAIL
CRT Croton–Harmon station 1 Croton Point Avenue RAIL
WFD Wallingford station 37 Hall Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Bethel

Post Office Name City ZIP
Bethel Post Office Bethel (CT) 06801

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Other cities in Fairfield County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Fairfield County , CT. (more)

City Name Population Title
Bridgeport 143,525 County seat city of Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Stamford 131,397 City in Connecticut, United States
North Stamford 128,278 City in Connecticut, United States
Norwalk 88,655 City in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
East Norwalk 84,530 City in Norwalk, Connecticut, United States of America
Danbury 84,317 City in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Greenwich 62,769 Town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Fairfield 62,215 Town in Connecticut, United States of America
Stratford 51,660 Town in Connecticut
Shelton 40,957 City in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Trumbull 35,438 Town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Westport 28,444 Town in Connecticut
Ridgefield 24,898 Town in Connecticut
Darien 21,693 Town in Connecticut
New Canaan 20,115 Town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Monroe 19,328 Town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Bethel distances to largest Connecticut cities