created April 23, 2010
modified April 4, 2017


Branford (06405)
Tax Town: 14
County: New Haven
Region 2 Zone: Central 3
Coordinates: 4116′40″ N,  7247′59″ W
Population (2010): 28,026
Health District: East Shore District Health Department (ESDHD)
State Police Troops: I (Bethany Barracks)
(Troop G patrols I-95)
CT Planning Region: 8 (South Central CT)
CT EMS Region: South Central
CT DOT Region District: 3
Area Codes: 203, 475
NOAA Weather Zone: Southern New Haven (CTZ010)
FIPS County Code: 09009
ZIP Code: 06405


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Town Hall
1019 Main Street
P.O. Box 150
Branford, CT 06405-0150
Tel., (203) 488-5404, (203) 481-4248
FAX, (203) 481-5561
Internet:   http://www.branford-ct.gov

Total area, 28.0 sq. miles
Land area, 22.0 sq. miles
Elevation, 43 feet
Population, est., 28,024

Utilities
Cable TV: Comcast
Communications: Pioneer Communications
Fiber Technologies
Electric: Eversource
Natural Gas: Southern CT Gas
Water: Regional Water Authority

Office of Emergency Management
Director: Raymond Dunbar
33 Laurel Street  06405
(203) 481-4241

Police Dept.
33 Laurel Street
(203) 481-4241


Fire Departments
Company 1 Headquarters 45 North Main Street (203) 488-7266
M. P. Rice Hose Company 2 341 Main Street  
Short Beach Hose, Hook and
Ladder Company No. 4
Shore Drive  
Stony Creek - Company 5 84 Thimble Island Road  
Indian Neck Pine Orchard Company 9 6 Linden Avenue  

Asst. Chief/Fire Marshal, Shaun Heffernan
45 North Main Street
(203) 488-7266
FAX:  (203) 315-3349

Hospital
The Connecticut Hospice
100 Double Beach Road
(203) 315-7500

Branford Ambulance:
45 North Main Street
(203) 481-8200

Health District
East Shore District Health Department
14 Business Park Drive
(203) 481-4233
FAX:  (203) 483-6894

Housing Authority
Branford Housing Authority
115 Montowese Street
(203) 481-3194
FAX:  (203) 483-3230

Coast Guard Auxiliary (Flotilla 014-24-01)
99 Indian Neck Avenue
Branford, CT  06405

Districts
House
98, 102
Senate
12
Congressional
3

Principal Industries:
     Manufacturing, bio-science, healthcare and retail.

Transportation:
Passenger:
    Served by buses of Dattco and Conn. Transit from New Haven.
Commuter Rail:
    Shoreline East
Freight:
    Served by numerous motor common carriers.

Major Thoroughfares:
     4-Lane Highway (Interstate 95)
     US Route 1
     CT Route 142
     CT Route 146
     Amtrak Railway
     Branford Steam Railroad
     Metro North Railway
     Branford River
     Long Island Sound


Post Offices:
35 Park Place (203) 488-0663
202 Thimble Island Road (203) 488-5111
5 Court Street (203) 488-8500


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