created April 28, 2010
modified May 3, 2016


Hamden (06514):
(including Augerville, Centerville (06518), Mount Carmel (06518),
Spring Glen (06517), and Whitneyville (06517))
Tax Town: 62
County: New Haven
Coordinates: 4123′52″ N,  7255′18″ W
Population (2010): 60,960
Health District: Quinnipiack Valley Health District
State Police Troop: I (Bethany Barracks)
CT Planning Region: 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 Codes: 06514, 06517, 06518


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Government Building
2750 Dixwell Avenue
Hamden, CT  06518
Tel., (203) 271-6601
FAX, (203) 271-6615
Internet:   http://www.hamden.com/

Total area, 33.3 sq. miles
Land area, 32.8 sq. miles
Elevation 184 feet
2009 Population, est., 57,698

Utilities
Cable TV: Comcast/New Haven &
AT&T
Electric: United Illuminating Co.
Natural Gas: Southern Connecticut Gas Company
Water: Regional Water Authority

Office of Emergency Management
Director:  David Berardesca
2750 Dixwell Avenue  06518
(203) 407-5880

Police Department
2900 Dixwell Avenue
(203) 230-4000


Fire Departments
STATION ADDRESS PHONE
Hamden Fire Department 2750 Dixwell Avenue  06518 (203) 407-5880
Station 2 71 Circular Avenue  06514 (203) 287-2696
Station 3 421 Hartford Turnpike  06517 (203) 287-2697
Station 4 2372 Whitney Avenue  06518 (203) 287-2699
Station 5 2993 Whitney Avenue  06518 (203) 288-2918
Station 9 245 Johnson Road  06518 (203) 287-2694
Mount Carmel Volunteer Fire Co. 5 2995 Whitney Avenue  06518  
Mix District Volunteer Company No. 7 905 Shepard Avenue  06514 (203) 248-7374
Volunteer Company 8    

Fire Chief/Fire Marshal
2750 Dixwell Avenue  06518
(203) 407-5880

Health Department
Quinnipiack Valley Health District (QVHD)
1151 Hartford Turnpike
North Haven, CT 06473
(203) 248-4528
FAX:  (203) 248-6671

Housing Authority
Hamden Housing Authority
51 Worth Avenue
(203) 248-9036

Districts
House
88, 91, 96, 103
Senate
11, 17
Congressional
3

Principal industries:
     Retail trade, computer products, manufacturers of wire and cable, concrete, pump mixer products, fabricated metals, construction and business services.

Transportation:
    Passenger: Served by buses of Conn. Transit from New Haven.
    Freight: Served by Conrail and numerous motor common carriers.

Major Thoroughfares:
     4-Lane Highway (CT Route 15)
     4-Lane Highway (CT Route 40)
     US Route 5
     CT Route 10
     CT Route 22
     Quinnipiac River
     Conrail

Post Offices
2514 Whitney Avenue Hamden 06518 (203) 407-5822
1744 Dixwell Avenue Hamden 06514 (203) 281-4573
40 Putnam Avenue Whitneyville 06517 (203) 230-4712