Other cities in the 860 area code include: West Hartford, Bristol, East Hartford, Middletown, Norwich, Harwinton, Torrington, Manchester, Newington, New London, Wethersfield, Willimantic, Storrs Mansfield, Windsor Locks, Groton, Enfield, Winsted, Glastonbury, Putnam, Woodstock, Vernon Rockville, New Milford, Simsbury, Pawcatuck, Stafford Springs, Colchester, Mystic, Danielson, Canton, Jewett City, Watertown, Clinton, Coventry, Niantic, Montville, East Hampton, Deep River, Essex, Plainfield, Old Saybrook, Haddam, Thomaston, North Grosvenordale, Quinebaug, Litchfield, Tariffville, Canaan, Moodus, Baltic, Gales Ferry, Kent, Washington Depot, Marlborough, Lakeville, Norfolk, Sharon, Canterbury, Columbia, Goshen, Hampton, Killingworth, Lebanon, Old Lyme, Southington, Thompson, Unionville, and West Cornwall.
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. state of Connecticut. It was the seat of Hartford County until Connecticut disbanded county government in 1960. As of the 2010 Census, Hartford's population was 124,775, making it Connecticut's third-largest city after the coastal cities of Bridgeport and New Haven. Census Bureau estimates since then have indicated Hartford's subsequent fall to fourth place statewide as a result of sustained population growth in the coastal city of Stamford.Nicknamed the "Insurance Capital of the World", Hartford houses many insurance company headquarters, and insurance remains the region's major industry. Founded in 1635, Hartford is among the oldest cities in the United States. Hartford is home to the nation's oldest public art museum, the Wadsworth Atheneum ; the oldest publicly funded park, Bushnell Park ; the oldest continuously published newspaper, The Hartford Courant ; the second-oldest secondary school, Hartford Public ; Trinity College, an elite, private liberal arts college, and the Mark Twain House where the author wrote his most famous works and raised his family, among other historically significant attractions. In 1868, resident Mark Twain wrote, "Of all the beautiful towns it has been my fortune to see this is the chief." Following the American Civil War, Hartford was the richest city in the United States for several decades. Today, Hartford is one of the poorest cities in the nation with 3 out of every 10 families living below the poverty line. In sharp contrast, the Hartford metropolitan area is ranked 32nd of 318 metropolitan areas in total economic production and 7th out of 280 metropolitan statistical areas in per capita income. Highlighting the socio-economic disparity between Hartford and its suburbs, 83% of Hartford's jobs are filled by commuters from neighboring towns who earn over $80,000, while 75% of Hartford residents who commute to work in other towns earn just $40,000.
Windsor is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States, and was the first English settlement in the state. It lies on the northern border of Connecticut's capital, Hartford. The population of Windsor was 29,044 at the 2010 census. Poquonock / p ə ˈ k w ɒ n ə k / is a northern area of Windsor that has its own zip code (06064) for post-office box purposes. Other unincorporated areas in Windsor include Rainbow and Hayden Station in the north, and Wilson and Deerfield in the south.The Day Hill Road area is known as Windsor's Corporate Area, although other centers of business include New England Tradeport, Kennedy Industry Park and Kennedy Business Park, all near Bradley International Airport and the Addison Road Industrial Park.
New Britain is a city in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. It is located approximately 9 miles (14 km) southwest of Hartford. According to 2010 Census, the population of the city is 73,206. Among the southernmost of the communities encompassed within the Hartford-Springfield Knowledge Corridor metropolitan region, New Britain is home to Central Connecticut State University and Charter Oak State College.The city's official nickname is the "Hardware City" because of its history as a manufacturing center and as the headquarters of Stanley Black & Decker. Because of its large Polish population, the city is often playfully referred to as "New Britski."
The 860 area code lies within the Eastern Daylight Time Zone (or EDT). The current time in Eastern Daylight Time is 0:55 AM on Apr 19, 2021.