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2002 Land Cover for the Coastal Boundary* Area of Each Municipality

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2002 Land Cover in the Coastal Boundary* by Municipality

Acres

Branford 1979 370 129

792

110 115 16 32 810 185 -- 4538
Bridgeport 2023 122 36 23 3 55 1 7 15 105 -- 2389
Chester 234 53 102 186 21 54 -- 1 188 34 -- 872
Clinton 1423 223 109 543 4 40 2 96 757 174 -- 3370
Darien 1002 328 33 255 33 74 1 2 12 51 -- 1791
Deep River 257 47 66 339 76 53   0 115 9 -- 961
East Haven 985 192 99 300 3 12 3 25 369 119 -- 2108
East Lyme 1146 107 220 956 26 88 0 35 301 105 2 2986
Essex 351 95 94 226 52 85 -- 4 191 15 -- 1113
Fairfield 1660 464 34 86 26 67 4 5 276 128 -- 2749
Greenwich 1973 714 56 197 71 148 2 1 23 74 -- 3260
Groton 2060 529 274 1552 16 174 7 35 317 235 -- 5199
Guilford 1328 380 367 1234 287 104 3 59 1224 95 2 5083
Hamden 372 69 19 117 18 68 2 5 382 60 -- 1113
Ledyard 541 81 156 767 132 79 3 65 3 27 6 1860
Lyme 283 21 294 1131 689 214 0 10 906 64 -- 3612
Madison 1369 375 214 561 14 64 4 112 1101 181 -- 3995
Milford 3222 381 216 450 32 256 1 62 1065 372 26 6083
Montville 494 35 152 343 11 76 -- 7   20 4 1142
New Haven 3349 323 101 162 13 79 7 9 319 138 -- 4499
New London 967 82 20 62 8 35 0 1 1 68 -- 1243
North Haven 795 20 53 103 0 72 -- 1 413 46 -- 1502
Norwalk 1850 256 45 153 15 96 2 4 143 172 -- 2737
Norwich 936 53 43 301 29 64 1 3 -- 22 2 1453
Old Lyme 1763 388 537 2295 302 202 9 267 1357 118 1 7240
Old Saybrook 1986 325 180 539 37 122 2 31 1385 157 -- 4763
Orange 44 42 8 99 5 24 -- 4 -- 4 -- 230
Preston 183 17 72 259 21 34 0 8 24 28 -- 645
Shelton 173 7 36 120 8 60   -- 2 61 -- 467
Stamford 1510 322 22 60 3 55 0 -- 10 84 -- 2066
Stonington 1696 249 584 1637 37 220 16 116 955 97 -- 5607
Stratford 2212 293 196 121 5 129 2 3 621 336 1 3917
Waterford 1193 307 255 990 70 124 2 84 66 183 13 3286
West Haven 907 116 77 505 21 44 12 111 404 106 -- 2303
Westbrook 1263 193 60 72 2 26 0 -- 136 143 -- 1893
Westport 1489 457 183 179 91 118 4 32 191 181 -- 2925

Sub-total

45016 8036 5138 17715 2289 3331 107 1238 14078 3995 57 101000

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* The Coastal Boundary is small ribbon of land along the immediate coast. Visit the Study Area page for a map and the full definition of the Coastal Area and Coastal Boundary.

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