Connecticut

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Coordinates: 41°36′N 72°42′W / 41.6°N 72.7°W / 41.6; -72.7

State o Connecticut
Banner o Connecticut State seal o Connecticut
Banner Seal
Nickname(s):
  • The Constitution State (offeecial)
  • The Nutmeg State
  • The Proveesions State
  • The Laund o Steady Habits
Motto(s):
State sang(s): "Yankee Doodle"
Cairt o the United States wi Connecticut heichlichtit
Offeecial leid None
Demonym
Caipital Hartford[5]
Lairgest ceety Bridgeport[6]
Lairgest metro Greater Hartford[7]
Aurie Ranked 48th
 • Tot 5,543 sq mi
(14,357 km2)
 • Width 70 miles (113 km)
 • Lenth 110 miles (177 km)
 • % watter 12.6
 • Latitude 40°98′ N tae 42°04′ N
 • Longitude 71°08′ W tae 73°72′ W
Population Ranked 29t
 • Tot 3,590,886 (2015 est)[8]
 • Density 739/sq mi  (285/km2)
Ranked 4t
 • Median hoosehauld income $72,889[9] (4t)
Elevation
 • Heichest pynt Massachusetts border on sooth slope o Moont Frissell[10][11]
2,379 ft (725 m)
 • Mean 500 ft  (150 m)
 • Lawest pynt Long Island Soond[10][11]
sea level
Afore statehuid Connecticut Colony
Admission to Union Januar 9, 1788 (5t)
Govrenor Dannel P. Malloy (D)
Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman (D)
Legislatur General Assembly
 • Upper hoose Senate
 • Lawer hoose Hoose o Representatives
U.S. Senators

Richard Blumenthal (D)

Christopher S. Murphy (D)
U.S. Hoose delegation 5 Democrats (leet)
Time zone Eastren: UTC −5/−4
ISO 3166 US-CT
Abbreviations CT, Conn.
Wabsteid www.ct.gov

Connecticut is an American state.

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  1. "Sites, Seals & Symbols". Secretary of the State. State of Connecticut. August 28, 2015. Retrieved October 25, 2015. 
  2. "Style Manual". U.S. Government Printing Office. 2000. §5.23. Archived frae the oreeginal on August 31, 2008. 
  3. "Connecticutian". Merriam-Webster Online. Retrieved October 25, 2015. 
  4. "State Resident's Names". eReference Desk. Retrieved October 25, 2015. 
  5. "General Description and Facts". State of Connecticut. 
  6. "2014 Population Estimate". American FactFinder. United States Census Bureau. Archived frae the oreeginal on Aprile 17, 2016. Retrieved October 25, 2015. 
  7. "Table B-1. Metropolitan Areas — Area and Population". State and Metropolitan Area Data Book: 2006 (United States Census Bureau). July 2006. http://www2.census.gov/library/publications/2006/compendia/smadb06/tableB/all-tabB.pdf. 
  8. "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". American FactFinder. United States Census Bureau. Archived frae the oreeginal on November 29, 2014. Retrieved December 26, 2015. 
  9. "Median Annual Household Income". The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Retrieved December 9, 2016. 
  10. 10.0 10.1 "Highest and Lowest Elevations". Elevations and Distances in the United States. United States Geological Survey. 2001. Archived frae the oreeginal on November 9, 2013. Retrieved October 25, 2015. 
  11. 11.0 11.1 Elevation adjuistit tae North American Vertical Datum o 1988.

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