Meriden New Haven County, Connecticut

Meriden: City in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States

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Location of Meriden on Connecticut map.

About

Meriden is a city located in the county of New Haven in the U.S. state of Connecticut. Its population at the 2010 census was 60,868. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 58,981 inhabitants.

The city was created 79 years ago in 1941.

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PostcardMeridenCTAerialView1914
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Geography

Meriden is located at 41°32'17"N 72°48'25"W (41.5381500, -72.8070400).

Meriden map

Meriden Quick Facts

Population : 58,981 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Connecticut (United States)
County : New Haven County
Phone Area Codes : 203
Water as percent of area : 1.5%
Land as percent of area : 98.5%
Altitude : 177 feet / 54 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1942 (79 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 20:10:55 (23rd October 2021)
Postal code : 06450
Population growth : -3.2% (2010-2020)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Meriden decreased by 3.2% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 60,868 - census
2011 60,699 -0.28% estimation process
2012 60,672 -0.04% estimation process
2013 60,491 -0.3% estimation process
2014 60,384 -0.18% estimation process
2015 60,063 -0.53% estimation process
2016 59,708 -0.59% estimation process
2017 59,646 -0.1% estimation process
2018 59,566 -0.13% estimation process
2019 59,395 -0.29% estimation process
2020 58,981 -0.7% estimation process

Meriden zip code is 06450. County name: New Haven, County fips: 09009

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Local Places in Meriden

1 Silver City Hall
Rating: 3.6 (42)

Address: 680 Old Colony Rd, Meriden, CT 06451 ➦ Show Map

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Silver City Hall
2 Meriden City Hall
Rating: 3.8 (32)

Address: 142 E Main St, Meriden, CT 06450 ➦ Show Map

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Meriden City Hall
3 Meriden City Clerk's Office
Rating: 2 (2)

Address: 142 E Main St, Meriden, CT 06450 ➦ Show Map

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People born in Meriden (71)

People born in Meriden, including operatic soprano Rosa Ponselle, football player Anthony Manfreda, politician Charles Pomeroy, you can see a list of people who born in Meriden.

  • Rob Hyman (American singer, songwriter, keyboard player, accordion player, producer, arranger and recording studio owner) he was born in 24/04/1950
  • George Murdock (American anthropologist) he was born in 11/05/1897
  • William Lyman (American inventor) he was born in 29/03/1821
  • Francis T. Maloney (American politician (1894-1945)) he was born in 31/03/1894
  • Frank Kowalski (American politician (1907-1974)) he was born in 18/10/1907
  • James Surowiecki (American journalist) he was born in 30/04/1967
  • John A. Danaher (American lawyer and politician (1899-1990)) he was born in 09/01/1899
  • Stanley Thomas Williams (American literary scholar) he was born in 25/10/1888
  • Jay Murphy (American basketball player) he was born in 26/06/1962
  • Paul Cook (US politician, educator) he was born in 03/03/1943
  • Mark Harris (American composer) he was born in 08/08/1955
  • Tomie dePaola (American illustrator and writer) he was born in 15/09/1934
  • Al Niemiec (baseball player) he was born in 18/05/1911
  • Bud Schultz (American tennis player) he was born in 21/08/1959
  • Carl Rettenmeyer (American myrmecologist) he was born in 10/02/1931
  • Charles Earle (American baseball player) he was born in 31/03/1884
  • Curt Sampson (journalist) he was born in 29/01/1952
  • David Pekoske (26th Vice-Commandant of the United States Coast Guard) he was born in 05/05/1955

Schools in Meriden

College & universities near Meriden, CT

Code Name City ZIP
449463 Academy Di Capelli-School of Cosmetology Wallingford (CT) 06492
434520 Branford Hall Career Institute-Southington Campus Southington (CT) 06489
128896 Cortiva Institute-Cromwell Cromwell (CT) 06416
130697 Wesleyan University Middletown (CT) 06459
129923 Lincoln Technical Institute-New Britain New Britain (CT) 06051

Stations (27)

Amtrak & bus stations near Meriden, CT

Code Name Address Type
MDN Meriden Transit Center 60 State Street RAIL
WFD Wallingford station 37 Hall Avenue RAIL
BER Berlin 51 Depot Road RAIL
NHV Union Station 50 Union Avenue RAIL
HFD Hartford Union Station One Union Place RAIL

Post offices near Meriden

Post Office Name City ZIP
Meriden Post Office Meriden (CT) 06450
Middlefield Post Office Middlefield (CT) 06455
Milldal Post Office Milldale (CT) 06467
Cheshir Post Office Cheshire (CT) 06410
Plantsvill Post Office Plantsville (CT) 06479

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in New Haven County

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

City Name Population Title
New Haven 130,801 City in Connecticut, United States
Waterbury 106,826 City in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
Hamden 60,294 Town in Connecticut, US
West Haven 54,367 City in Connecticut, United States
Milford 53,259 City in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States of America
Wallingford 44,076 Town in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
Naugatuck 30,905 Town in Connecticut, United States
Cheshire 28,806 Town in Connecticut
East Haven 28,454 Town in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
Branford 27,736 Town in New Haven County, Connecticut, United Sates
North Haven 23,556 Town in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
Guilford 22,043 Town in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
Southbury 19,496 Town in Connecticut, United States
Ansonia 18,525 City in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
Madison 17,924 Town in Connecticut, United States
Wolcott 16,565 Town in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Meriden distances to largest Connecticut cities