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Old Greenwich, Connecticut
Location in Fairfield County and the state of Connecticut.
Location in Fairfield County and the state of Connecticut.
Country  United States
U.S. state  Connecticut
County Fairfield
Metropolitan area New York City
Town Greenwich
 • Total 3.48 sq mi (9.01 km2)
 • Land 2.00 sq mi (5.17 km2)
 • Water 1.48 sq mi (3.84 km2)
 • Total 6,611
 • Density 1,899.7/sq mi (733.7/km2)
Time zone UTC-5:00 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4:00 (Eastern)
Area code(s) 203/475
FIPS code 09-56900
GNIS feature ID 2631571

Old Greenwich is a coastal neighborhood/section and census-designated place in Greenwich in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States, and is among America's wealthiest communities. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 6,611.

The town of Greenwich is one political and taxing body, but consists of several distinct sections or neighborhoods, such as Byram, Cos Cob, Glenville, Mianus, Old Greenwich, Riverside and Greenwich (sometimes referred to as central, or downtown, Greenwich). Of these neighborhoods, three (Cos Cob, Old Greenwich, and Riverside) have separate postal names and ZIP codes.


Notable people

Victor Borge
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