Connecticut is situated on the upper east coast of the United States of America within the New England region, and is just outside of the top 20 least populated states in the country (21st). Connecticut is bordered by three other states, namely Rhode Island, New York and Massachusetts. Bridgeport is the largest city in Connecticut as well as one of the biggest in the New England region (fifth). Connecticut is also one of the richest states in the country.
- Co-ordinates: 41.6000° N, 72.7000° W
- Capital: Hartford
- Population: 3.5 Million
- Major Cities: Hartford, New Haven, Stamford
- Main Attractions: Mystic Seaport. Gillette Castle State Park, Bushnell Park