Vernon, Connecticut

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Vernon, Connecticut
Vernon
The Tower on Fox Hill in Henry Park
The Tower on Fox Hill in Henry Park
Motto(s): 
The Crossroads for Opportunity
Coordinates: 41°50′13″N 72°27′38″W / 41.83694°N 72.46056°W / 41.83694; -72.46056Coordinates: 41°50′13″N 72°27′38″W / 41.83694°N 72.46056°W / 41.83694; -72.46056
Country United States
U.S. state Connecticut
CountyTolland
Metropolitan areaHartford
Incorporated1808
Government
 • TypeMayor-council
 • MayorDaniel A. Champagne
Area
 • Total18.1 sq mi (46.9 km2)
 • Land17.7 sq mi (45.8 km2)
 • Water0.4 sq mi (1.0 km2)
Elevation
390 ft (119 m)
Population
 (2010)[1]
 • Total29,179
 • Density1,649/sq mi (637/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
06066
Area code(s)860
FIPS code09-78250
GNIS feature ID0213520
Websitewww.vernon-ct.gov

Vernon is a town in Tolland County, Connecticut, United States. The population was 29,179 at the 2010 census.

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