New Canaan , Fairfield County, Connecticut

Town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States

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Location of New Canaan, CT on Connecticut map.

About

New Canaan is a city located in the county of Fairfield in the U.S. state of Connecticut. In the 2010 census it had a population of 19,738 inhabitants and a population density of 339 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 20,233 inhabitants.

The city was created 290 years ago in 1730.

The city has a total area of 22.51 square miles (58.3 km2).

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New Canaan, CT Quick Facts

Population : 20,233 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Connecticut
County : Fairfield County
Postal code : 06840
Phone Area Codes : 203
Area : 58.3 km2
Altitude : 344 feet / 105 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1731 (290 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 18:01:23 (13th April 2021)
Zip Code : 06840
Density : 347 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 2.45% (2010-2019)
Weather : 61℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Year Population Method
2010 19,738 census
2011 19,991 estimation process
2012 20,164 estimation process
2013 20,224 estimation process
2014 20,310 estimation process
2015 20,352 estimation process
2016 20,313 estimation process
2017 20,250 estimation process
2018 20,246 estimation process
2019 20,233 estimation process

The population of New Canaan increased by 2.45% in 9 years.

New Canaan, CT zip code is 06840. County name: Fairfield, County fips: 09001

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People born in New Canaan, CT (28)

Many people were born here, including morals critic Anthony Comstock, animator Roland Crandall, zoologist William Orville Ayres, you can see a list of people who born in New Canaan, CT.

Other cities in Fairfield County

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City Name Population Title
Bridgeport 144,399 County seat city of Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Stamford 129,638 City in Connecticut, United States
Norwalk 88,816 City in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Danbury 84,694 City in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Greenwich 62,840 Town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Fairfield 62,045 Town in Connecticut, United States of America
Stratford 51,849 Town in Connecticut
Shelton 41,129 City in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Trumbull 35,673 American artist (1756-1843)
Westport 28,491 Town in Connecticut
Ridgefield 24,959 Town in Connecticut
Darien 21,728 Town in Connecticut
Bethel 19,800 City in Alaska, USA
Monroe 19,434 Town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Wilton 18,343 Town in Connecticut, USA
Brookfield 16,973 Town in Connecticut, United States

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New Canaan, CT distances to biggest Connecticut cities

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