Ansonia Tourism

Ansonia is a city in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States, on the Naugatuck River, immediately north of Derby, and about 12 miles (19 km) northwest of New Haven. The population was 19,249 at the 2010 census. The ZIP code for Ansonia is 06401. The city is served by the Metro-North Railroad. Ansonia Station is a stop on the railroad passenger commuter service's Waterbury line, connecting to New York's Grand Central Terminal. Ansonia also is served by the Connecticut Transit bus carrier. Connecticut Route 8 serves Ansonia (Northbound, Exit 18; Southbound, Exit 19). Ansonia, also referred to as "The Copper City", is recognized for its history of heavy machine manufacturing industry in the lower Naugatuck Valley. Production included copper, brass, rubber and plastics processing, molding and tubing, iron castings, sheet metal, electric, automatic screw machine, textiles, and foundry products. The well-known Ansonia Clock Company was founded here in 1851. Ansonia is the birthplace of American Revolutionary War Colonel and Diplomat David Humphreys. The city's devotion to its high school football team, the Ansonia Chargers, is legendary. Originally known as "The Lavender", the Chargers' annual game against arch-rival Naugatuck, on Thanksgiving morning, is one of the more significant events of the year for the two cities.

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Ansonia in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. A gripping city on its own right, New York City also deserves a visit. Attractions in New York City include Empire State Building, Central Park, Statue Of Liberty. A holiday in Ansonia can generally be of 1-2 days.

  • Know the pollution level of Ansonia before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 10.42 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 32.14 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 32.14 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 4.17 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Ansonia for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Ansonia.

    • Burglary and Theft 45 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 55 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 60 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 15 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 51.67 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 60 (High)
    • Attacks 40 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 63.33 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.67 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 36.67 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.67 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 61.67 (High)
  • Quality of Life Index of Ansonia is 184.79 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 52.25 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 73.37 (High)
    • Pollution Index 17.67 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26.25 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 73.71 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 75.13 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.35 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 96.95 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ansonia

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.8 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 67.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 38.75 USD

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