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Collinsville
Hartford County, Connecticut

ZipCodes
06022




Page Contents for Collinsville, Connecticut

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Connecticut state capital is Hartford.
The population of Collinsville is approximately 2,743 (2007), 3746 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,128 (2000), 1514 (2010).
The amount of land area in Collinsville is 7.909 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Collinsville is 3.1 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 1.15 sq kilometers.
The distance from Collinsville to Washington DC is 301 miles.
The distance to the Connecticut state capital is 16 miles. (as the crow flies)
Collinsville is positioned 41.81 degrees north of the equator and 72.92 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Collinsville elevation is 325 feet above sea level.
Collinsville median income is $ 73,054 (2007).
The Collinsville median home price is $ 269,816 (2007).

Location

in north-central Connecticut about nine miles from Bristol. Other nearby communities include Canton Valley, Canton, Avon, Burlington, New Hartford Center, New Hartford, West Simsbury and Weatogue.
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History & History Related Items

Long ago, the technique of die casting was invented here by Elisha Root, who worked for Collins and Company Works where axes were made. Their machetes were almost exclusively used throughout the world during the 1800ís. Most of the town was built up around the factory including homes for the many workers. The Collins Company was in business from 1826 until 1966 when it closed.
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Attractions

Canton Museum
Step back in time to the 19th century.

See Visit Collinsville to find out more about this little village and what to see here.
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Collinsville City Government

Collinsville is known as a Census Designated place (CDP) by the US Census Bureau. Collinsville

Miscellany

The population of Collinsville was:
1990 - 2,591
2000 - 2,686
2007 - 2,743

Number of Housing Units:
1990 - 1,075
2000 - 1,128


Median age:
2000 - 38.9 years

Median household income:
2000 - $ 60,690
2007 - $ 73,054

Median house value:
2000 - $ 155,600
2007 - $ 269,816

Per Capita income:
2000 - $ 29,050

Collinsville is located in the eastern time zone and does participate in daylight savings time during a portion of the year.


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