Wethersfield, Connecticut

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Wethersfield, Connecticut
Town
Skyline of Wethersfield, Connecticut
Motto(s): Ye Most Auncient Towne in Connecticut[1]
Wethersfield is located in the US
Wethersfield
Wethersfield
Location in the contiguous United States and Connecticut
Wethersfield is located in Connecticut
Wethersfield
Wethersfield
Wethersfield (Connecticut)
Coordinates: 41°42′51″N 72°39′09″W / 41.71417°N 72.65250°W / 41.71417; -72.65250Coordinates: 41°42′51″N 72°39′09″W / 41.71417°N 72.65250°W / 41.71417; -72.65250
Country  United States
U.S. state  Connecticut
County Hartford
NECTA Hartford
Region Capitol Region
Settled 1634
Incorporated 1822
Government
 • Type Council-manager
 • Town manager

Jeff Bridges

Area
 • Total 13.1 sq mi (34.0 km2)
 • Land 12.3 sq mi (31.9 km2)
 • Water 0.8 sq mi (2.1 km2)
Elevation 43 ft (13 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 26,668
 • Density 2,000/sq mi (780/km2)
Time zone Eastern (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) Eastern (UTC-4)
ZIP code 06109
Area code(s) 860
FIPS code 09-84900
GNIS feature ID 212042[2]
Website www.wethersfieldct.com

Wethersfield is a town in Connecticut. It is in Hartford County. Many records from colonial times spell the name Weathersfield. However, Native Americans called it Pyquag. There were 26,271 people living in Wethersfield in 2000.

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