Connecticut - Area Code 860

Where is Area Code 860?

Area code (860) is in the state of Connecticut

East Hartford is an urban city in the Hartford County, Connecticut, which is in central Connecticut. The population has been estimated at 51,272 in the 2020 census. The city is situated on the west bank of the Connecticut river, just north of Manchester, Connecticut. This place was originally named East Haven but changed its name later.


The capital of Connecticut, Hartford, is in the South. This is a metropolitan city, where a large number of people live in a large area. East Hartford has grown very rapidly during the last few decades. It has developed from a relatively small rural community to a metropolitan city, in just a few decades. It has also seen a high rise in population, due to many immigrants coming to the city and wanting to settle there. There are various kinds of industries in East Hartford and many people from around the world are coming here to work.

There is the Harvard University in East Hartford, and many prominent politicians were born in the area. The city is surrounded by a wide border with Rhode Island. Connecticut is divided into two districts, which include the capital city of Hartford. All the districts have different populations and they are separated by the Connecticut River.

The industrial area has a lot of factories and manufacturing plants. There are also some hotels in the city. There are several educational institutes in the area. Some of them are the Massachusetts School of Business. There are a number of colleges in the city, including the University of Connecticut. There are some colleges for medical science and dental science in the city. The University of New Haven is located in this city.

The University of Connecticut offers different undergraduate and graduate programs, including engineering, business, law, architecture, education, medicine, nursing, health care, sciences, computer science and computer programming. They have a number of online learning programs. The campus is situated in Farmington. The major universities of the area are the University of Hartford, the University of New Haven, University of West Hartford, University of Connecticut -Farmington and the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. Other colleges and universities are the University of Hartford and University of Bridgeport. They offer different programs.

There are different types of communities in the city, which can be found. Some of them are historic townships. Some have more historical value than others. There are townships such as Stonington and New Haven, which have a lot of historical buildings, but it has modern day homes and businesses too. The downtown areas, such as South Windsor and East Windsor are new and dynamic, and the places that you will not want to miss if you plan to go to East Hartford.

Cities in Areacode 860

  • Bristol
  • Manchester
  • East Hartford
  • West Hartford
  • Middletown
  • New Britain
  • New London
  • Newington
  • Norwich
  • West Torrington
  • West Hartford
  • Wethersfield

Phone Prefixes in the 860 Areacode

8XX Areacode