Connecticut Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Physical Cultural Historical
Also See:Features by CT County

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Connecticut
Physical Features
Areas 4
Bars 102
Basins 5
Bays 147
Beaches 101
Benches 15
Bends 2
Capes 255
Cliffs 14
Falls 11
Flats 14
Forests 37
Gaps 6
Guts 7
Islands 327
Lakes 792
Pillars 26
Plains 1
Ranges 7
Rapids 1
Ridges 22
Springs 6
Streams 1,540
Summits 1,193
Swamps 167
Valleys 31
Woods 7
Connecticut
Cultural Features
Airports 147
Bridges 91
Buildings 1,930
Canals 3
Cemeteries 898
Channels 29
Churches 1,716
Civil 214
Crossings 235
Dams 768
Harbors 4
Hospitals 100
Levees 4
Locales 1,143
Mines 7
Parks 1,113
Post Offices 147
Reserves 2
Reservoirs 848
Schools 1,649
Towers 134
Trails 18
Tunnels 3
Connecticut Historical
Features/Landmarks
Airports 5
Areas 1
Bays 3
Beaches 2
Bridges 4
Buildings 28
Capes 3
Cemeteries 2
Channels 1
Churches 3
Dams 1
Hospitals 2
Islands 3
Lakes 5
Locales 97
Military (Historical) 12
Mines 2
Parks 6
Populated Places 44
Post Offices 7
Reservoirs 10
Schools 68
Springs 1
Summits 1
Swamps 2

Connecticut's National
Historic Landmarks
60
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.