New Haven County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

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New Haven County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Bars 37
Bays 28
Beaches 29
Capes 60
Cliffs 5
Flats 4
Forests 1
Gaps 1
Guts 1
Islands 100
Lakes 129
Pillars 10
Ridges 3
Springs 1
Streams 180
Summits 142
Swamps 29
Valleys 3
Woods 2
Cultural Features
Airports 23
Bridges 17
Buildings 502
Cemeteries 127
Channels 1
Churches 447
Civil 37
Crossings 47
Dams 119
Hospitals 31
Locales 192
Mines 1
Parks 256
Post Offices 16
Reserves 1
Reservoirs 122
Schools 425
Towers 35
Trails 6
Tunnels 2
  • 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.
  • Historical Landmarks: Connecticut's National Historic Landmarks