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Cheshire, Connecticut

Cheshire, Connecticut
Full nameCheshire, Connecticut
Official nameCheshire, Connecticut
Settlement typeTown
CountryUnited States
RegionCentral Naugatuck Valley
Town managerMichael A. Milone
CouncilTim Slocum, R-at large, chairman and honorary mayor
David Schrumm, R-1
Thomas Ruocco, R-2
Andy Falvey, R-3
Steve Carroll, R-4
James Sima, R-at large
Patti Flynn Harris, D-at large
Sylvia Nichols R-at large
Michael Ecke, D-at large
Total Area33.4 sq mi (86.5 km2)
Land Area32.9 sq mi (85.2 km2)
Water Area0.5 sq mi (1.3 km2)
Elevation230 ft (70.1 m)
Total Population29097 (2005)
Density (pop.)341.2/km2 (884/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneEST (UTC-5)
- Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code06410
Area code203
FIPS code09-14160
GNIS feature ID0213406

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Cheshire is a town in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States. The population was 28,543 at the 2000 census. The center of population of Connecticut is located in Cheshire. In 2009 Cheshire was ranked 72 in Money Magazine's 100 Best Places to Live. Likewise, in 2011 Cheshire was ranked 73 in Money Magazine's 100 Best Places to Live.

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