Fairfield County, Connecticut

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Fairfield County is an affluent county in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Connecticut.wikipedia
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Fairfield County is an affluent county in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Connecticut.
The state also has a long history of hosting the financial services industry, including insurance companies in Hartford and hedge funds in Fairfield County.

Stamford, Connecticut

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The closest to New York City, the county contains four of the state's largest cities – Bridgeport (1st), Stamford (3rd), Norwalk (6th), and Danbury (7th) – whose combined population of 433,368 is nearly half the county's total population. A portion of the Taconics also is in rural Greenwich and rural North Stamford in Fairfield County and run north into Westchester County, New York, eventually re-entering Fairfield County in Ridgefield.
Stamford is a city in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States.

Norwalk, Connecticut

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The closest to New York City, the county contains four of the state's largest cities – Bridgeport (1st), Stamford (3rd), Norwalk (6th), and Danbury (7th) – whose combined population of 433,368 is nearly half the county's total population.
Norwalk is a U.S. city located in southwestern Connecticut, in southern Fairfield County, on the northern shore of Long Island Sound.

Bridgeport, Connecticut

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The closest to New York City, the county contains four of the state's largest cities – Bridgeport (1st), Stamford (3rd), Norwalk (6th), and Danbury (7th) – whose combined population of 433,368 is nearly half the county's total population.
The largest city in the state, it is located in Fairfield County at the mouth of the Pequonnock River on Long Island Sound.

Gold Coast (Connecticut)

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Fairfield County's Gold Coast helped rank it sixth in the US in per-capita personal income by the Bureau of Economic Analysis in 2005, contributing substantially to Connecticut being one of the most affluent states in the US. Other communities are more densely populated and economically diverse than the affluent areas for which the county is better known.
The Gold Coast, also known as Lower Fairfield County or Southwestern Connecticut not limited to the Connecticut Panhandle, is a part of Western Connecticut that includes the entire southern portion of Fairfield County as defined by the U.S. Census Bureau, Super-Public Use Microdata Area (Super-PUMA) Region 09600.

Sherman, Connecticut

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People of the Schaghticoke tribe lived in the area of present-day New Fairfield and Sherman.
Sherman is the northernmost and least populous town of Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States.

New Fairfield, Connecticut

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People of the Schaghticoke tribe lived in the area of present-day New Fairfield and Sherman.
New Fairfield is a town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States.

Fairfield, Connecticut

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Ludlow is credited as having chosen the name Fairfield.
Fairfield is a town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States.

Stratford, Connecticut

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The town of Stratford was settled in 1639 as well by Adam Blakeman (1596–1665).
Stratford is a town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States.

New Haven County, Connecticut

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Fairfield County was established by an act of the Connecticut General Court in Hartford along with Hartford County, New Haven County, and New London County; which were the first four Connecticut counties, on May 10, 1666.
New Haven County was constituted by an act of the Connecticut General Court on May 10, 1666, along with Hartford County, Fairfield County, and New London County.

Darien, Connecticut

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Darien is a town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States, 37 miles northeast of New York City.

Connecticut panhandle

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This resulted in the cession of the town of Rye and all claims to the Oblong to New York.
It is contained entirely in Fairfield County and includes all of Greenwich, Stamford, New Canaan, and Darien, as well as parts of Norwalk and Wilton.

Trumbull, Connecticut

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Joseph Hawley (born 1603 in England; died 1690), who had emigrated to America in 1629 and then settled in Stratford in 1650, later becoming Stratford's first town clerk. Joseph Hawley's son Ephraim built the Ephraim Hawley House in 1683 in Trumbull that is still standing and serves as a private residence. The Taconics begin roughly in Ridgefield and the Berkshires begin roughly in Northern Trumbull, both running north to Litchfield County and beyond.
Trumbull is a town located in Fairfield County, Connecticut.

Greater Bridgeport

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The United States Office of Management and Budget has designated Fairfield County as the Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Greater Bridgeport is part of the Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk metropolitan statistical area, which consists of all of Fairfield County.

Litchfield County, Connecticut

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In 1751, Litchfield County was constituted, taking over the town of Woodbury. The Taconics begin roughly in Ridgefield and the Berkshires begin roughly in Northern Trumbull, both running north to Litchfield County and beyond.
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Ridgefield, Connecticut

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The Taconics begin roughly in Ridgefield and the Berkshires begin roughly in Northern Trumbull, both running north to Litchfield County and beyond. A portion of the Taconics also is in rural Greenwich and rural North Stamford in Fairfield County and run north into Westchester County, New York, eventually re-entering Fairfield County in Ridgefield.
Ridgefield is a town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States.

Greenwich, Connecticut

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A portion of the Taconics also is in rural Greenwich and rural North Stamford in Fairfield County and run north into Westchester County, New York, eventually re-entering Fairfield County in Ridgefield.
Greenwich is a town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States.

Westchester County, New York

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A portion of the Taconics also is in rural Greenwich and rural North Stamford in Fairfield County and run north into Westchester County, New York, eventually re-entering Fairfield County in Ridgefield.
The county is positioned with New York City, plus Nassau and Suffolk counties (on Long Island, across Long Island Sound), to its south; Putnam County to its north; Fairfield County, Connecticut to its east; and Rockland County and Bergen County, New Jersey across the Hudson River to the west.

Pequonnock River

The county is home to the Byram River, Housatonic River, Mianus River, Mill River, Norwalk River, Pequonnock River, Rippowam River, Saugatuck River, and the Still River.
The Pequonnock River is a 16.7 mi waterway in eastern Fairfield County, Connecticut, flowing through the city of Bridgeport.

Siwanoy

From east to west the Wappinger sachemships included the Paugussetts, Tankiteke, and the Siwanoy.
By the mid-17th century, when their territory became hotly contested between Dutch and English colonial interests, the Siwanoy were settled along the East River and Long Island Sound between Hell Gate and Norwalk, Connecticut, a territory that included eastern parts of what became the Bronx and Westchester County in New York and southwestern Fairfield County in Connecticut.

Potatuck

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There were also Paquioque and Potatuck inhabitants of Fairfield County.
They lived in what is present-day Newtown, Woodbury and Southbury of Fairfield County, and along the whole Housatonic River, including the Schaghticoke tribe.

List of mountains and summits in Fairfield County, Connecticut

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This is a list of mountains and summits in Fairfield County, Connecticut.

Mianus River

The county is home to the Byram River, Housatonic River, Mianus River, Mill River, Norwalk River, Pequonnock River, Rippowam River, Saugatuck River, and the Still River.
The Mianus River is a 20.3 mi river in Westchester County, New York and Fairfield County, Connecticut, in the United States.

Saugatuck River

The county is home to the Byram River, Housatonic River, Mianus River, Mill River, Norwalk River, Pequonnock River, Rippowam River, Saugatuck River, and the Still River.
It drains part of suburban and rural Fairfield County west of Bridgeport, emptying into Long Island Sound.

Rippowam River

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The county is home to the Byram River, Housatonic River, Mianus River, Mill River, Norwalk River, Pequonnock River, Rippowam River, Saugatuck River, and the Still River.
The Rippowam River is a river in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States.