The City of West Haven, CT
West Haven is a popular city in the state of Connecticut with a total of 53,007 residents living there. West Haven is ranked as the eleventh most populated city in Connecticut and the 602nd most populated city in the United States, and is located in New Haven County. The largest nearby city to West Haven is Bridgeport, approximately 13 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near West Haven, including Elm Diner, Poppy's Deli, Andy's Pizza, Burger King and Ronnie A Pizza. For a larger selection of West Haven restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby West Haven Museums, Arenas, Golf Courses and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Connecticut Children's Museum, Payne Whitney Gym - Yale University, New Haven Museum and Historical Society, Yale University Art Gallery and Yale Center for British Art. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of West Haven please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 6 airports are located in or near West Haven:
- Bridgeport Igor I. Sikorsky Memorial Airport (BDR)
- Hartford - Brainard Airport (HFD)
- Islip MacArthur Airport (ISP)
- Shirley Brookhaven Calabro Airport (WSH)
- Tweed - New Haven Regional Airport (HVN)
- Waterbury - Oxford Airport (OXC)
West Haven, Connecticut Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, West Haven experiences an average high temperature of 35 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 17 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.59 inches. The seasonal climate varies in West Haven with daytime temperatures averaging 79 degrees in the summer, and 37 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect West Haven to receive an average of 3.95 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.48 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 104 degrees in the summer and as low as -24 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to West Haven should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 60 degrees, and nighttime lows of 40.
West Haven, Connecticut Attractions
1Academy Hall (Rocky Hill, Connecticut) - Rocky Hill,
Academy Hall in Rocky Hill, Connecticut is a Federal style building from 1803. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.
2Alling Memorial Golf Course - New Haven,
The Alling Memorial Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in New Haven County Connecticut. Built in 1930, this New Haven course designed by Robert D. Pryde is open mar 1 to dec 1. For tee time information call the pro shop at 203-946-8014. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 35 Eastern St, New Haven, CT 6513
3Allis-Bushnell House - Madison,
Allis-Bushnell House is a historic house at 853 Boston Post Road in Madison, Connecticut.
4American Clock & Watch Museum - Bristol,
The American Clock & Watch Museum, located in Bristol, Connecticut, is one of a very few museums in the US dedicated solely to horology, which is the history, science and art of timekeeping and timekeepers. Located in the heart of historic center of American clockmaking ACWM is the worlds preeminent horological museum in the area of American clocks, primarily industrial made clocks of the 18th and early 20th century.
5Arena at Harbor Yard - Bridgeport,
The Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard is a 10,000-seat multi-purpose arena in Bridgeport, Connecticut, built alongside The Ballpark at Harbor Yard. The Arena opened on October 10, 2001 and is managed by Centerplate. Webster Bank entered into a 10-year $3.5 million agreement with the City of Bridgeport for naming rights of the Arena on January 6, 2011.
6Atlantis Marine World - , Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park,
Atlantis Marine World is a museum with an Atlantis theme which opened in 2000 on Long Island in Riverhead, New York.
7Barnum Museum - Bridgeport,
The Barnum Museum is a museum in Bridgeport, Connecticut in the US with an extensive collection related to P. T. Barnum and the history of Bridgeport, Connecticut housed in an historic building on the National Register of Historic Places.
8Beardsley Zoo - Bridgeport,
The Beardsley Zoo, located in Bridgeport, Connecticut, is the only zoo in the state of Connecticut. It includes one of few carousels in the state.
9Bellamy-Ferriday House and Garden - Bethlehem,
Bellamy-Ferriday House and Garden is a historic house on Main Street North and West Street in Bethlehem, Connecticut. It was built in 1760 and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.
10Bellarmine Museum of Art - Fairfield,
The Bellarmine Museum of Art is an art museum that can be found on the campus of Fairfield University in Fairfield, Connecticut. The museum features Classical, Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Celtic and Asian art and artifacts in three distinct galleries totaling 2,700 square feet of space.
West Haven, Connecticut Hotels
2Hampton Inn & Suites New Haven - South - West Haven
510 Saw Mill Rd
West Haven, CT 06516
West Haven, Connecticut Restaurants
This is a list of West Haven Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants, Fast Foods & Carry Out, Chinese Restaurants, Cafes and Bar & Grill Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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