Welcome to Windham County. This quaint area has been named the “Quiet Corner” region of Connecticut. With a modest population of just over 116,000 people, life in Windham County is relaxed and simple. Within the county, you will find picturesque villages, bustling small towns, and plenty of tremendous New England views. Its rural setting may be attributed to the fact that the entire county falls within the Quinebaug and Shetucket Rivers Valley National Heritage Corridor. Though quiet, the county borders Worcester, Massachusetts and is included in the busy city’s metropolitan area. Windham County is also home to its own airport, Windham Airport.
Whether you’re looking for a night out in the city or a peaceful stroll in one of Windham County’s many towns, there is an endless supply of things to do.
Windham County has 8 school districts with 45 schools that provide educational services to just under 18,000 students. Students residing in Windham County have ample opportunities for extracurricular activities outside of school as well. Click here for more information about each school district.