Connecticut, the Nutmeg State, is located in southwestern New England. Since becoming the fifth state to ratify the Constitution in 1788, it has changed from forest and farmland to a mostly urban and suburban state, with an economy based on manufacturing and services.

Connecticut is known for its affluence and is home to many private preparatory schools. The state hosts several prominent educational and military institutions, including Yale University, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, and the U.S. Navy shipbuilding complex at Groton.

The largest city is Bridgeport and the largest metropolitan area is centered around the capital of Hartford.

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There are eight counties in Connecticut. County governments were legislatively abolished by Public Act 152 (Senate Bill 1182) during the 1959 Connecticut General Assembly legislative session.
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Includes institutions of learning, educational programs, opportunities and resources in Connecticut.
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Information on state-level government, federal agencies and military institutions based in Connecticut.

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Includes resource sites which provide general information on Connecticut, such as business, education, arts, shopping, entertainment, culture, sports, real estate, transportation, religion, media, government, employment and/or tourism.

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Information on resources in Connecticut, including health practitioners, hospitals, clinics, providers of information on conditions and diseases, public health and safety organizations, alternative health practitioners and/or providers of health-related supplies.
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There are 169 towns and cities in the state of Connecticut. The earliest was established in 1633 (Windsor) and the most recent was incorporated in 1921 (West Haven).

There are also nine recognized boroughs in Connecticut: Stonington, Newtown, Danielson (Killingly), Litchfield, Naugatuck, Jewett City (Griswold), Fenwick (Old Saybrook), Woodmont (Milford) and Bantam (Litchfield).

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Includes hobbies, activities and pastimes which provide enjoyment during a participant's leisure time, as well as Connecticut sports teams, clubs, organizations and information on competitive events in the state.
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Information about Connecticut's natural environment as well as scientific activities and organizations specific to the state.
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