New Milford, Litchfield County, Connecticut

New Milford: Town in Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States of America


New Milford is a town located in the county of Litchfield in the U.S. state of Connecticut. Its population at the 2010 census was 28,142 and a population density of 442 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 26,683 inhabitants.

The town was created 316 years ago in 1706.

Quick Facts about New Milford

Population : 26,683 (2020)
Country : Connecticut
State : Connecticut (United States)
County : Litchfield County
Phone Area Codes : 860
Area : 63.7 km2
Altitude : 282 feet / 86, 73 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1707 (316 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 07:05:41 (4th June 2023)
Postal code : 06776
Density : 419 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.47% (2010-2020)
New Milford locator map
Location of New Milford on Connecticut map.
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New Milford is located at 41°34'37"N 73°24'30"W (41.5770400, -73.4084500).

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According to census records, the population of New Milford decreased by 5.47% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 28,142 - census
2011 27,993 -0.53% estimation process
2012 27,782 -0.76% estimation process
2013 27,677 -0.38% estimation process
2014 27,451 -0.82% estimation process
2015 27,272 -0.66% estimation process
2016 27,086 -0.69% estimation process
2017 27,001 -0.31% estimation process
2018 26,923 -0.29% estimation process
2019 26,805 -0.44% estimation process
2020 26,683 -0.46% estimation process

New Milford zip code is 06776. County name: Litchfield, County fips: 09005

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People born in New Milford (21)

People born in New Milford, including politician Charles D. Sherwood, politician Columbia Lancaster, politician Charles H. Ruggles, .


  • Elijah Boardman (American politician (1760-1823)) he was born in 07/03/1760
  • William Whiting Boardman (American politician) he was born in 10/10/1794
  • Evan Scribner (American baseball player) he was born in 19/07/1985
  • Frank Cable (electrical engineer) he was born in 19/06/1863
  • Horace Wheaton (American politician) he was born in 24/02/1803
  • Joseph J. Went (Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps) he was born in 16/09/1930
  • Nathaniel William Taylor (American theologian) he was born in 23/06/1786
  • Norman S. Hall (Prolific American screenwriter from the 1930s to the 1960s) he was born in 21/07/1895
  • Westbrook Van Voorhis (American actor (1903-1968)) he was born in 21/09/1903
  • William H. Noble (American politician) he was born in 22/09/1788
  • Solmous Wakeley (American politician) he was born in 17/03/1794
  • Elisha Bostwick (American soldier) he was born in 17/12/1748
  • Mike Garzi (American soccer player) he was born in 01/03/1991
  • Barbara Sue Ryden (US astronomer and astrophysicist)
  • Martha Minerva Franklin (nurse) she was born in 29/10/1870
  • Mari Katona she was born in 04/04/1939
  • Harry Hayden Clark (writer) he was born in 01/01/1901
  • Mark Hennessy (American film actor)

Schools in New Milford

College & universities near New Milford, CT

Code Name City ZIP
130776 Western Connecticut State University Danbury (CT) 06810-6826
489399 Harris School of Business-Danbury Danbury (CT) 06810-7857
484127 Ricci's Academy of Cosmetology Newtown (CT) 06470-0000
129729 Naugatuck Valley Community College Waterbury (CT) 06708-3089
130183 Post University Waterbury (CT) 06723

Stations (24)

Amtrak & bus stations near New Milford, CT

Code Name Address Type
POU Poughkeepsie station 41 Main St. RAIL
BRP Bridgeport 525 Water St. RAIL
WFD Wallingford station 37 Hall Avenue RAIL
NHV Union Station 50 Union Avenue RAIL
MDN Meriden Transit Center 60 State Street RAIL

Post offices near New Milford

Post Office Name City ZIP
New Milford Post Office New Milford (CT) 06776
Bridgewater Post Office Bridgewater (CT) 06752
Sherman Post Office Sherman (CT) 06784
Roxbury Post Office Roxbury (CT) 06783
Gaylordsvill Post Office Gaylordsville (CT) 06755

Other places with the same name (4)

Other cities in Litchfield County

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

City Name Population Title
West Torrington 36,000 Human settlement in Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States of America
Torrington 33,870 City in Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA
Watertown 21,517 Town in Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
Plymouth 11,552 Town in Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
Winchester Center 10,830 Town in Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
Woodbury 9,453 Town in Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
Winsted 7,712 City in Connecticut, United States
Thomaston 7,505 Town in Connecticut, United States
New Hartford 6,639 Town in Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
Harwinton 5,400 Town in Connecticut
Barkhamsted 3,587 Town in Connecticut
Salisbury 3,584 Town in Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
Washington 3,419 Town in Connecticut
Bethlehem 3,385 Town
Goshen 2,856 Town in Connecticut, United States
Kent 2,766 Town in Connecticut

Distance to Other Cities

New Milford distances to largest Connecticut cities