Plainfield Windham County, Connecticut

Plainfield: Town in Connecticut, United States

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Plainfield is a town located in the county of Windham in the U.S. state of Connecticut. Its population at the 2010 census was 15,405 and a population density of 138 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 15,125 inhabitants.

The town was created 322 years ago in 1698.


Plainfield is located at 41°40'35"N 71°54'54"W (41.6764900, -71.9150700).

Railroad Avenue  Plainfield CT image
Railroad Avenue Plainfield CT
Railroad Avenue  Plainfield CT image

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Plainfield Quick Facts

Population : 15,125 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Connecticut (United States)
County : Windham County
Different from : Plainville
Phone Area Codes : 860
Area : 111.4 km2
Altitude : 197 feet / 60, 122 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1699 (322 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 00:20:38 (28th July 2021)
Postal code : 06374
Density : 136 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -1.85% (2010-2019)


According to census records, the population of Plainfield decreased by 1.85% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 15,405 - census
2011 15,342 -0.41% estimation process
2012 15,281 -0.4% estimation process
2013 15,221 -0.39% estimation process
2014 15,131 -0.59% estimation process
2015 15,095 -0.24% estimation process
2016 15,062 -0.22% estimation process
2017 15,091 0.19% estimation process
2018 15,171 0.53% estimation process
2019 15,125 -0.3% estimation process

Plainfield zip code is 06374. County name: Windham, County fips: 09015

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People born in Plainfield (10)

People born in Plainfield, including congressman James Monroe, politician James Wright Gordon, Union Army general and governor of Wisconsin William A. Barstow, you can see a list of people who born in Plainfield.


College & universities near Plainfield

Code Name City ZIP
130217 Quinebaug Valley Community College Danielson (CT) 06239-1436

Stations (25)

Amtrak & bus stations near Plainfield

Code Name Address Type
FOX Foxwoods Casino, Connecticut 39 Norwich Westerley Rd. BUS
WLY Westerly station 14 Railroad Avenue RAIL
KIN Kingston station 1 Railroad Avenue RAIL
MYS Mystic station 2 Roosevelt Avenue RAIL
NLC New London Union Station 27 Water Street RAIL

Other places with the same name (12)

Other cities in Windham County

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

City Name Population Title
Windham 24,561 Town in Connecticut
Willimantic 17,737 Town in the U.
Killingly Center 17,282 City in Windham County, Connecticut, United States of America
Putnam 9,389 Town in Connecticut
Thompson 9,379 Town in Windham County, Connecticut, United States
Brooklyn 8,272 Town in Connecticut
Woodstock 7,858 Town in Windham County, Connecticut, United States
Canterbury 5,079 Town in Connecticut, USA
Ashford 4,255 Town of the United States
Pomfret 4,203 Town in Connecticut, United States
Danielson 4,012 Borough in the town of Killingly in Windham County, Connecticut, United States
Sterling 3,782 Town in Windham County, Connecticut, United States
Moosup 3,231 Census designated place
Chaplin 2,239 Town in Connecticut, United States
Hampton 1,842 City in Connecticut
Eastford 1,790 Human settlement in Windham County, Connecticut, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Plainfield distances to largest Connecticut cities

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