Ledyard, Connecticut

Ledyard: Town of the United States


Ledyard is a town located in the county of New London in the U.S. state of Connecticut. Its population at the 2010 census was 15,051 and a population density of 376 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 14,579 inhabitants.

The town was created 188 years ago in 1835.

Ledyard locator map
Location of Ledyard on Connecticut map.

Quick Facts about Ledyard

Population : 14,579 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Connecticut (United States)
County : New London County
Phone Area Codes : 860
Area : 40 km2
Altitude : 295 feet / 90, 89 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1836 (188 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 14:23:29 (17th April 2024)
Postal code : 06339
Density : 364 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.24% (2010-2020)
Sunset  Ledyard Center image
Sunset Ledyard Center
Sunset  Ledyard Center image


Ledyard is located at 41°26'23"N 72°0'51"W (41.4398200, -72.0142400).

Ledyard map


According to census records, the population of Ledyard decreased by 3.24% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 15,051 - census
2011 15,011 -0.27% estimation process
2012 15,046 0.23% estimation process
2013 15,002 -0.29% estimation process
2014 14,998 -0.03% estimation process
2015 14,877 -0.81% estimation process
2016 14,797 -0.54% estimation process
2017 14,777 -0.14% estimation process
2018 14,722 -0.37% estimation process
2019 14,621 -0.69% estimation process
2020 14,579 -0.29% estimation process

Ledyard zip code is 06339. County name: New London, County fips: 09011

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People born in Ledyard (8)

People born in Ledyard, including botanist and climatologist Leslie Holdridge, 2nd Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church; 1st Bishop of Connecticut & of Rhode Island Samuel Seabury, politician and teacher William Larrabee, .


  • Doc Hammer (writer, artist, editor, actor) he was born in 02/02/1967
  • Frederick Ayer (American businessman) he was born in 08/12/1822
  • Anna Billings Gallup (American teacher and museum professional (1872—1956)) she was born in 09/11/1872
  • Ida Whipple Benham she was born in 08/01/1849
  • Anna Matilda Larrabee (American social leader) she was born in 13/08/1842

Schools in Ledyard

College & universities near Ledyard, CT

Code Name City ZIP
128902 Connecticut College New London (CT) 06320-4196

Stations (21)

Amtrak & bus stations near Ledyard, CT

Code Name Address Type
FOX Foxwoods Casino, Connecticut 39 Norwich Westerley Rd. BUS
MYS Mystic station 2 Roosevelt Avenue RAIL
NLC New London Union Station 27 Water Street RAIL
WLY Westerly station 14 Railroad Avenue RAIL
OSB Old Saybrook station 455 Boston Post Road RAIL

Post offices near Ledyard

Post Office Name City ZIP
Ledyard Post Office Ledyard (CT) 06339

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Ledyard , New York city in Cayuga County, New York, United States of America with a population of 1,797 people.
  • Ledyard , Iowa township in Kossuth County, Iowa with a population of 121 people.

Other cities in New London County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in New London County , CT. (more)

City Name Population Title
Norwich 38,619 City in Connecticut, USA
Groton 38,258 Town in Connecticut
New London 26,870 City in Connecticut, United States
Montville 18,463 Town in New London County, Connecticut, United States
Colchester 15,774 Town in the U.
Old Lyme 7,280 Town in New London County, Connecticut, United States
Lebanon 7,112 Town in New London County, Connecticut, United States
Pawcatuck 5,624 City in Connecticut, United States of America
North Stonington 5,197 City in New London County, Connecticut, United States of America
Preston City 5,000 Town in New London County, Connecticut, United States
Lisbon 4,238 Town in Connecticut, USA
Long Hill 4,205 Census designated place
Mystic 4,205 Village in Connecticut
Salem 4,083 Town in New London County, Connecticut, United States
Old Mystic 3,554 Village in the United States
Jewett City 3,396 City in Griswold, Connecticut, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Ledyard distances to largest Connecticut cities