Tolland County

Tolland County, Connecticut

69 Brooklyn St
Rockville, CT 06066
Phone: (860) 896-4920

In north-central CT, east of Hartford; organized Oct 17, 1785 (prior to statehood) from Windham County. Name Origin: For the town in western England, in Somerset County

Area (sq mi):: 417.01 (land 410.07; water 6.94) Population per square mile: 360.00
Population 2005: 147,634 State rank: 7 Population change: 2000-20005 8.30%; 1990-2000 6.00% Population 2000: 136,364 (White 90.90%; Black or African American 2.70%; Hispanic or Latino 2.80%; Asian 2.30%; Other 2.70%). Foreign born: 5.90%. Median age: 35.70
Income 2000: per capita $25,474; median household $59,044; Population below poverty level: 5.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $32,997-$33,441
Unemployment (2004): 4.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 25.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 62.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Ottawa County dispatchers complained to local news WNEM that 10 accidental calls a week were being made by Apple Watch users, while the same thing was happening in Tolland County, which issued a warning to the smartwatch owners about a spike in the accidental wrist-dials.
The two adjacent Tolland County communities, which are served by Avangrid's Connecticut Natural Gas, will be the fourth and fifth new service franchises the company has added since Connecticut launched a plan to convert upwards up 300,000 residents and business to natural gas.
He is a member of the chambers of Tolland County (Conn.) and Worcester County.
The company said that it has invested in Tolland county to continue to stay ahead of increasing demand for voice and mobile Internet access.
Police and prosecutors announced Thursday the formation of the Tolland County Cold Case Task Force.
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One was shot in Tolland County. And the biggest of all, a monster buck that ranks among the greatest deer ever taken with a bow anywhere in North America, scoring 227⅞ gross and 217⅜ net, came out of Middlesex County.
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Chief Gleason said local police were assisted by emergency personnel, including firefighters and divers from Brimfield, Sturbridge, North Brookfield, Leicester, Spencer and Tolland County in Connecticut.