Top Dams in New Haven County, CT

Dams

Dam

Water barrier or embankment built across the course of a stream or into a body of water to control and (or) impound the flow of water.
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There are 119 dams in New Haven County, Connecticut.

  • Icon Latitude:  41.3658627°
    Longitude:  -73.060902°
    Elevation:  272 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Ansonia, CT 1.65 miles
    • Derby, CT 3.45 miles
    • East Derby, CT 3.69 miles
    • Shelton, CT 3.80 miles
    • Westville, CT 5.22 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.3701553°
    Longitude:  -73.0595389°
    Elevation:  331 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Ansonia, CT 1.94 miles
    • Derby, CT 3.75 miles
    • East Derby, CT 3.99 miles
    • Shelton, CT 4.10 miles
    • Westville, CT 5.31 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.4370418°
    Longitude:  -72.7806537°
    Elevation:  180 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Wallingford, CT 2.60 miles
    • North Haven, CT 5.18 miles
    • Durham, CT 6.01 miles
    • South Meriden, CT 6.12 miles
    • Meriden, CT 7.12 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.4917641°
    Longitude:  -72.8178773°
    Elevation:  49 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • South Meriden, CT 1.88 miles
    • Wallingford, CT 2.41 miles
    • Meriden, CT 3.25 miles
    • Cheshire, CT 4.31 miles
    • Durham, CT 7.11 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.4837086°
    Longitude:  -72.7820427°
    Elevation:  331 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Wallingford, CT 2.82 miles
    • South Meriden, CT 3.49 miles
    • Meriden, CT 3.98 miles
    • Durham, CT 5.22 miles
    • Cheshire, CT 6.23 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.3534304°
    Longitude:  -72.9678815°
    Elevation:  239 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Westville, CT 1.59 miles
    • New Haven, CT 3.75 miles
    • Allingtown, CT 3.88 miles
    • Fair Haven, CT 4.75 miles
    • City Point, CT 5.27 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.3850971°
    Longitude:  -72.9723264°
    Elevation:  223 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Westville, CT 3.76 miles
    • New Haven, CT 5.79 miles
    • North Haven, CT 5.86 miles
    • Allingtown, CT 6.08 miles
    • Ansonia, CT 6.15 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.4367639°
    Longitude:  -72.8995465°
    Elevation:  128 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • North Haven, CT 3.79 miles
    • Wallingford, CT 4.20 miles
    • Cheshire, CT 4.30 miles
    • South Meriden, CT 6.46 miles
    • Straitsville, CT 7.29 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.3089857°
    Longitude:  -73.0764966°
    Elevation:  26 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • East Derby, CT 0.35 miles
    • Shelton, CT 1.01 miles
    • Derby, CT 1.03 miles
    • Ansonia, CT 2.58 miles
    • Orange, CT 3.38 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.2978748°
    Longitude:  -72.8039875°
    Elevation:  23 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Branford, CT 1.39 miles
    • East Haven, CT 3.67 miles
    • Fair Haven East, CT 4.33 miles
    • Fair Haven, CT 4.85 miles
    • Brightview, CT 5.14 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.2959303°
    Longitude:  -72.7898204°
    Elevation:  10 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Branford, CT 1.73 miles
    • East Haven, CT 4.30 miles
    • Fair Haven East, CT 5.06 miles
    • Fair Haven, CT 5.59 miles
    • Guilford, CT 5.63 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.5288091°
    Longitude:  -73.0058888°
    Elevation:  689 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • East Mountain, CT 0.40 miles
    • Fair Lawn, CT 1.19 miles
    • Hopeville, CT 1.54 miles
    • East Farms, CT 1.70 miles
    • Town Plot Hill, CT 2.53 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.4740227°
    Longitude:  -73.0031326°
    Elevation:  449 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Straitsville, CT 1.58 miles
    • Naugatuck, CT 2.59 miles
    • Union City, CT 2.82 miles
    • Millville, CT 3.51 miles
    • Glen Ridge, CT 3.73 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.5050977°
    Longitude:  -72.752875°
    Elevation:  509 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Meriden, CT 3.62 miles
    • Durham, CT 4.04 miles
    • South Meriden, CT 4.25 miles
    • Wallingford, CT 4.93 miles
    • Long Hill, CT 5.14 miles
  • Long Jetty (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  41.2100973°
    Longitude:  -73.0484393°
    Elevation:  0 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Milford, CT 0.94 miles
    • Bayview, CT 0.97 miles
    • Silver Beach, CT 1.00 miles
    • City of Milford (balance), CT 1.17 miles
    • Point Beach, CT 1.54 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.5584316°
    Longitude:  -72.7612084°
    Elevation:  427 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Meriden, CT 2.75 miles
    • Westfield, CT 3.62 miles
    • Newfield Heights, CT 4.45 miles
    • South Meriden, CT 4.75 miles
    • Kensington, CT 5.33 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.3254275°
    Longitude:  -73.1024738°
    Elevation:  10 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Derby, CT 0.77 miles
    • Shelton, CT 0.78 miles
    • East Derby, CT 1.51 miles
    • Ansonia, CT 1.88 miles
    • Huntington, CT 3.03 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.3200968°
    Longitude:  -73.0728854°
    Elevation:  276 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • East Derby, CT 0.49 miles
    • Derby, CT 0.84 miles
    • Shelton, CT 1.08 miles
    • Ansonia, CT 1.83 miles
    • Orange, CT 3.78 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.3195764°
    Longitude:  -73.0742159°
    Elevation:  276 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • East Derby, CT 0.42 miles
    • Derby, CT 0.77 miles
    • Shelton, CT 1.01 miles
    • Ansonia, CT 1.86 miles
    • Orange, CT 3.80 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.3223074°
    Longitude:  -73.0731688°
    Elevation:  305 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • East Derby, CT 0.62 miles
    • Derby, CT 0.83 miles
    • Shelton, CT 1.11 miles
    • Ansonia, CT 1.68 miles
    • Orange, CT 3.91 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.35343°
    Longitude:  -73.0845528°
    Elevation:  59 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Ansonia, CT 0.58 miles
    • Derby, CT 2.28 miles
    • Shelton, CT 2.59 miles
    • East Derby, CT 2.75 miles
    • Huntington, CT 5.07 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.548709°
    Longitude:  -72.8345444°
    Elevation:  308 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Meriden, CT 1.60 miles
    • South Meriden, CT 2.25 miles
    • Cheshire, CT 4.85 miles
    • Wallingford, CT 6.36 miles
    • Kensington, CT 6.89 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.3560466°
    Longitude:  -73.0991398°
    Elevation:  243 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Ansonia, CT 1.25 miles
    • Derby, CT 2.50 miles
    • Shelton, CT 2.75 miles
    • East Derby, CT 3.11 miles
    • Huntington, CT 4.79 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.5950266°
    Longitude:  -73.0070234°
    Elevation:  627 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Lakewood, CT 1.58 miles
    • Burnt Hill, CT 2.00 miles
    • Long Hill, CT 2.19 miles
    • Waterville, CT 2.29 miles
    • Fairmount, CT 2.57 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.5070421°
    Longitude:  -72.7664866°
    Elevation:  299 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Meriden, CT 3.00 miles
    • South Meriden, CT 3.54 miles
    • Wallingford, CT 4.53 miles
    • Durham, CT 4.75 miles
    • Long Hill, CT 5.77 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.5234312°
    Longitude:  -72.7512083°
    Elevation:  381 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Meriden, CT 3.06 miles
    • South Meriden, CT 4.30 miles
    • Newfield Heights, CT 4.59 miles
    • Durham, CT 4.63 miles
    • Long Hill, CT 4.76 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.3478963°
    Longitude:  -73.0675841°
    Elevation:  135 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Ansonia, CT 0.60 miles
    • Derby, CT 2.19 miles
    • East Derby, CT 2.40 miles
    • Shelton, CT 2.54 miles
    • Westville, CT 5.11 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.561487°
    Longitude:  -72.8137103°
    Elevation:  420 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Meriden, CT 1.65 miles
    • South Meriden, CT 3.30 miles
    • Kensington, CT 5.61 miles
    • Westfield, CT 6.06 miles
    • Cheshire, CT 6.24 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.5700983°
    Longitude:  -72.7859315°
    Elevation:  154 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Meriden, CT 2.46 miles
    • South Meriden, CT 4.47 miles
    • Westfield, CT 4.52 miles
    • Kensington, CT 4.60 miles
    • Newfield Heights, CT 5.80 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.6425978°
    Longitude:  -72.9692711°
    Elevation:  889 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Bristol, CT 2.26 miles
    • Terryville, CT 3.27 miles
    • Forestville, CT 3.47 miles
    • Lakewood, CT 5.35 miles
    • Waterville, CT 5.55 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.3845415°
    Longitude:  -72.9159357°
    Elevation:  95 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • North Haven, CT 2.96 miles
    • Westville, CT 4.72 miles
    • Fair Haven, CT 5.18 miles
    • New Haven, CT 5.32 miles
    • Fair Haven East, CT 6.17 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.3350966°
    Longitude:  -73.1012201°
    Elevation:  203 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Derby, CT 1.18 miles
    • Shelton, CT 1.35 miles
    • Ansonia, CT 1.39 miles
    • East Derby, CT 1.91 miles
    • Huntington, CT 3.55 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.2484305°
    Longitude:  -73.0145491°
    Elevation:  46 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Forest Heights, CT 1.63 miles
    • Milford Lawns, CT 1.67 miles
    • Woodmont, CT 1.84 miles
    • Orange, CT 2.15 miles
    • West Shore, CT 2.32 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.2817637°
    Longitude:  -72.8612114°
    Elevation:  30 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • East Haven, CT 0.54 miles
    • Fair Haven East, CT 1.75 miles
    • Brightview, CT 1.97 miles
    • Branford, CT 2.40 miles
    • Fair Haven, CT 2.71 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.4948427°
    Longitude:  -73.0524032°
    Elevation:  177 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Union City, CT 0.24 miles
    • Naugatuck, CT 0.62 miles
    • Glen Ridge, CT 0.80 miles
    • Millville, CT 0.80 miles
    • Platts Mills, CT 1.36 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.4841859°
    Longitude:  -73.0323668°
    Elevation:  558 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Naugatuck, CT 0.95 miles
    • Straitsville, CT 0.99 miles
    • Union City, CT 1.20 miles
    • Millville, CT 1.85 miles
    • Glen Ridge, CT 2.07 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.4884299°
    Longitude:  -73.0695529°
    Elevation:  276 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Millville, CT 0.22 miles
    • Glen Ridge, CT 0.91 miles
    • Naugatuck, CT 0.99 miles
    • Union City, CT 1.24 miles
    • Platts Mills, CT 2.02 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.6700982°
    Longitude:  -72.9295473°
    Elevation:  259 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Forestville, CT 0.67 miles
    • Bristol, CT 1.02 miles
    • Terryville, CT 4.24 miles
    • Thomaston, CT 7.42 miles
    • New Britain, CT 7.77 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.5143315°
    Longitude:  -73.0666488°
    Elevation:  371 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Platts Mills, CT 0.76 miles
    • Glen Ridge, CT 0.91 miles
    • Union City, CT 1.54 miles
    • Millville, CT 1.62 miles
    • Town Plot Hill, CT 1.85 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.2098195°
    Longitude:  -73.0495505°
    Elevation:  0 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Milford, CT 0.94 miles
    • Silver Beach, CT 0.95 miles
    • Bayview, CT 1.03 miles
    • City of Milford (balance), CT 1.15 miles
    • Point Beach, CT 1.60 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.3042638°
    Longitude:  -72.8587114°
    Elevation:  66 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Fair Haven East, CT 1.55 miles
    • Fair Haven, CT 1.98 miles
    • East Haven, CT 2.00 miles
    • Branford, CT 2.84 miles
    • Brightview, CT 2.99 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.3034304°
    Longitude:  -72.9828816°
    Elevation:  144 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Allingtown, CT 1.25 miles
    • Westville, CT 1.97 miles
    • Orange, CT 2.81 miles
    • New Haven, CT 2.86 miles
    • West Haven, CT 2.93 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.5234309°
    Longitude:  -72.8300999°
    Elevation:  85 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • South Meriden, CT 0.53 miles
    • Meriden, CT 1.57 miles
    • Cheshire, CT 4.02 miles
    • Wallingford, CT 4.60 miles
    • Westfield, CT 7.92 miles
  • Whitney Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  41.3370415°
    Longitude:  -72.9106575°
    Elevation:  33 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Fair Haven, CT 1.95 miles
    • New Haven, CT 2.19 miles
    • Fair Haven East, CT 2.96 miles
    • Westville, CT 3.20 miles
    • Allingtown, CT 3.74 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.2054961°
    Longitude:  -73.0903763°
    Elevation:  26 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Naugatuck Gardens, CT 0.57 miles
    • Devon, CT 0.63 miles
    • Walnut Beach, CT 0.93 miles
    • Myrtle Beach, CT 0.97 miles
    • Rivercliff, CT 1.03 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.5470425°
    Longitude:  -72.7742645°
    Elevation:  197 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Meriden, CT 1.80 miles
    • South Meriden, CT 3.74 miles
    • Westfield, CT 4.61 miles
    • Newfield Heights, CT 5.18 miles
    • Bretton Heights, CT 5.94 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.1678751°
    Longitude:  -73.1020525°
    Elevation:  0 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Cedar Beach, CT 0.76 miles
    • Laurel Beach, CT 1.12 miles
    • Wildermere Beach, CT 1.68 miles
    • Rivercliff, CT 1.87 miles
    • Stratford, CT 1.99 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.1625974°
    Longitude:  -73.0956633°
    Elevation:  0 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Cedar Beach, CT 1.10 miles
    • Laurel Beach, CT 1.40 miles
    • Wildermere Beach, CT 1.91 miles
    • Walnut Beach, CT 2.21 miles
    • Rivercliff, CT 2.27 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.5267635°
    Longitude:  -73.0395518°
    Elevation:  262 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Hopeville, CT 0.39 miles
    • Platts Mills, CT 1.06 miles
    • Town Plot Hill, CT 1.09 miles
    • East Mountain, CT 1.37 miles
    • Union City, CT 2.12 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.5709304°
    Longitude:  -73.0226066°
    Elevation:  528 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Long Hill, CT 0.36 miles
    • Burnt Hill, CT 0.63 miles
    • Lakewood, CT 0.72 miles
    • Overlook, CT 1.35 miles
    • Waterbury, CT 1.74 miles