Prospect New Haven County, Connecticut

Prospect: Town in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States

About

Prospect is a town located in the county of New Haven in the U.S. state of Connecticut. Its population at the 2010 census was 9,405 and a population density of 649 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 9,755 inhabitants.

The town was created 194 years ago in 1826.

ProspectCT TownHall image
ProspectCT TownHall
ProspectCT TownHall image

Geography

Prospect is located at 41°30'8"N 72°58'43"W (41.5023200, -72.9787200).

Prospect map

Weather

Prospect forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind around 8 mph. more

Prospect Quick Facts

Population : 9,755 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Connecticut (United States)
County : New Haven County
Postal code : 06712
Phone Area Codes : 203
Area : 14.5 km2
Altitude : 879 feet / 268, 251 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1827 (194 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 17:32:09 (19th October 2021)
Density : 673 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 3.59% (2010-2020)
Weather : 39℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Prospect increased by 3.59% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,405 - census
2011 9,541 1.43% estimation process
2012 9,657 1.2% estimation process
2013 9,690 0.34% estimation process
2014 9,717 0.28% estimation process
2015 9,724 0.07% estimation process
2016 9,738 0.14% estimation process
2017 9,667 -0.73% estimation process
2018 9,699 0.33% estimation process
2019 9,702 0.03% estimation process
2020 9,755 0.54% estimation process

Prospect zip code is 06712. County name: New Haven, County fips: 09009

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Local Places in Prospect

1 Prospect Town Hall
Rating: 4.9 (10)

Address: 36 Center St, Prospect, CT 06712 ➦ Show Map

☎ +12037584461 🔗 Url

Prospect Town Hall

People born in Prospect (4)

People born in Prospect, including singer Michael Vescera, politician Robert Chatfield, physician and writer David Francis Bacon, you can see a list of people who born in Prospect.

Schools in Prospect

College & universities near Prospect, CT

Code Name City ZIP
485607 Dolce LLC The Academy Waterbury (CT) 06705

Stations (26)

Amtrak & bus stations near Prospect, CT

Code Name Address Type
WFD Wallingford station 37 Hall Avenue RAIL
MDN Meriden Transit Center 60 State Street 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 Prospect

Post Office Name City ZIP
Pr Post Office Prospect (CT) 06712

Other places with the same name (2)

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
Meriden 58,981 City in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
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

Distance to Other Cities

Prospect distances to largest Connecticut cities