Fishers Island Tourism, New York

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Fishers Island is located at the eastern end of Long Island Sound, 2 miles (3 km) off the southeastern coast of Connecticut across Fishers Island Sound, about 9 miles (14 km) long and 1 mile (1.6 km) wide. It is about 11 miles (18 km) from the tip of Long Island at Orient Point, 2 miles (3 km) from both Napatree Point at the southwestern tip of Rhode Island and Groton Long Point in Connecticut, and about 7 miles (11 km) southeast of New London, Connecticut, from which it is accessible by plane or regular ferry service. The island is part of the town of Southold in Suffolk County, New York. It is a census-designated place (CDP). As of the 2010 census, there were 236 people living year-round on 4.1 square miles (10.6 km2) of land; however, the population rises to about 2,000 during peak summer weekends as throngs from Connecticut disembark on the island.


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Fishers Island in United States is an ideal destination for a vacation! This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Boston, United States. Add Boston to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Fenway Park, The Museum Of Fine Arts, Freedom Trail. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Barnstable Municipal Airport, Boston Logan International Airport. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Fishers Island.

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Facts and Stats for Fishers Island*

  • Living in Fishers Island - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 73.76 (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.

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