Windham, Connecticut

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Windham, Connecticut
Town
Guilford Smith Memorial Library
in South Windham
Location within Windham County, Connecticut
Coordinates: 41°43′N 72°10′W / 41.717°N 72.167°W / 41.717; -72.167Coordinates: 41°43′N 72°10′W / 41.717°N 72.167°W / 41.717; -72.167
Country United States
State Connecticut
Region Windham Region
Incorporated 1692
Government
 • Type Town council
 • Mayor Ernest S. Eldridge
 • Council president N. Joseph Underwood
Area
 • Total 27.9 sq mi (72.3 km2)
 • Land 27.1 sq mi (70.1 km2)
 • Water 0.9 sq mi (2.2 km2)
Elevation 233 ft (71 m)
Population (2009)[1]
 • Total 23,733 (27,500 w/ ECSU)
 • Density 876/sq mi (339/km2)
Time zone Eastern (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) Eastern Daylight Time (UTC-4)
ZIP code 06226, 06235, 06256, 06266, 06280
Area code(s) 860
FIPS code 09-86790
GNIS feature ID 0213537

Windham is a town in Windham County, Connecticut, United States. It contains the city of Willimantic and the villages of Windham Center, North Windham, and South Windham.[2] The city of Willimantic was made part of the town in 1983. The population was 23,733 in 2009 and 22,857 at the 2000 census.

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