Waterbury, Connecticut - Facts & Figures
Waterbury, Connecticut is slowly relying less on its strong manufacturing industry and working steadily toward diversification. The city has added incentives for businesses in other fields, and the results have helped incorporate chemical research facilities, banks and new retail centers. Waterbury is also considered an important point in the region for warehousing and transportation. Because it is possible to commute to New York City and Boston from Waterbury, many of its residents are not employed in town.
- Population: 110,189
- Industries: Manufacturing; Chemical Research; Education; Health Services; Trade, transportation, and utilities; Banking; Retail; Distribution; and Warehousing
- Area Codes: 203, 475
- ZIP Codes: 06701, 06702, 06703, 06704, 06705, 06706,
- Surrounding Cities: Brookhaven, NY; Bronx, NY; Oakville, CT; Wolcott, CT; Middlebury, CT; Naugatuck, CT; Watertown, CT; Prospect, CT; Cheshire, CT