Due to the Corona Virus, Town Hall is open to the public by appointment only. Please be patient as some of our employees are working remotely. Please call the appropriate department if you have any questions or call the Mayor's Office at 860 355-6010. Sorry for any inconvenience.
The Town Clerks office is currently by appointment only from 9am-12pm. Please call 860-355-6020 or e-mail to schedule an appointment. Passports will not be processed in New Milford at this time.

The New Milford Public Library is closed until further notice  The New Milford Senior Center is closed for all programs, but is available by appointment only.

For information regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) please see the following links: CDC, CT Department of Public Health, Governor's Executive Orders. Information can be found by dialing 211.
Click HERE to see what essential businesses are open and their hours.

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Town Profile


Location: 
New Milford is located in Litchfield County on the western border of Connecticut in the beautiful Housatonic Valley. To the west is the Town of Sherman and Candlewood Lake. To the south are Brookfield and Danbury. Kent and Warren are north; Washington, Bridgewater and Roxbury are east.

For you astronomers, New Milford is located at 41:35N, 73:24W.

Area: 
New Milford is the largest town by area in the state, consisting of approximately 40,321 acres or 64 square miles.

Altitude: 
Highest point: 1281 Feet on top of Bear Hill
Lowest Point 200 Feet along Housatonic River
Village Green: 260 feet

Population: 
Approximately 28,000

Roads: 
There are approximately 175 miles of improved or paved road and 26 miles of unimproved or gravel road.

Transportation: 
New Milford is a few miles north of I-84 and is approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes from Manhattan.

New Milford is also part of the Barn Quilt Trail.  For more information, click here

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