Rockville, Connecticut

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Rockville, Connecticut
Downtown Rockville from Fox Hill in 2015
Downtown Rockville from Fox Hill in 2015
Etymology: "Going to the Rock"
Location in Tolland County, then Tolland County's location in Connecticut
Location in Tolland County, then Tolland County's location in Connecticut
Coordinates: 41°52′02″N 72°26′54″W / 41.8673°N 72.4483°W / 41.8673; -72.4483Coordinates: 41°52′02″N 72°26′54″W / 41.8673°N 72.4483°W / 41.8673; -72.4483
Country United States
State Connecticut
TownVernon
Area
 • Total5 km2 (1.8 sq mi)
 • Land4.6 km2 (1.76 sq mi)
 • Water0.1 km2 (0.04 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)[1]
 • Total7,474
 • Estimate 
(2018)[2]
7,188
 • Density752.1/km2 (1,947.9/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern Time Zone)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (Eastern Daylight Time)
Postal Code
06066
Area code(s)860
Websiterockvillect.org
Rockville Historic District
Maxwell Memorial Library, Vernon-Rockville CT.jpg
George Maxwell Memorial Library, photograph from 2006
Rockville, Connecticut is located in Connecticut
Rockville, Connecticut
Rockville, Connecticut is located in the United States
Rockville, Connecticut
LocationRoughly bounded by Snipsic St., Davis Ave., West and South Sts., Rockville, Connecticut
Coordinates41°51′51″N 72°27′4″W / 41.86417°N 72.45111°W / 41.86417; -72.45111
Area550 acres (220 ha)
ArchitectPlatt, Charles A. et al
Architectural styleGreek Revival, Late Victorian, Classical Revival
NRHP reference No.84001173[3]
Added to NRHPSeptember 13, 1984

Rockville is a census-designated place and a village of the town of Vernon in Tolland County, Connecticut, United States. The population was 7,474 at the 2010 census.

References[change | change source]

  1. Bureau, U.S. Census. "American FactFinder - Community Facts". factfinder.census.gov. Archived from the original on 2020-02-14. Retrieved 2016-12-01.
  2. Bureau, U.S. Census. "American FactFinder - Community Facts". factfinder.census.gov. Archived from the original on 2020-02-14. Retrieved 2016-12-01.
  3. "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)