Connecticut gained its current status as a state in the year 1788. The government of Connecticut is lead by Dannel Malloy and is based in the state capital of Hartford (Population: 124,775).
The most populous cities in Connecticut are: Bridgeport (Population: 144,229), New Haven (Population: 129,779), Hartford (Population: 124,775), Stamford (Population: 122,643), North Stamford (Population: 121,230).
Connecticut State - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1788|
|Capital||Hartford (Population: 124,775)|
|Head of Government||Dannel Malloy|
|Total Area||12,997 sq km (5,018 sq miles)|
|Population Density||275.0 sq km (712.2 sq miles)|