Candlewood Lake Info & Stats

Length:  Approx. 11 miles


Width:  Approx. 2 miles (maximum)


Shoreline:  Approx. 65 miles


Lake:  5,420 acres


Watershed:  25,860 acres


Maximum Depth:  Approx. 85 ft. (New Milford)


Average Depth:  29.3 ft.


Waterfront Residences:  Approx. 1,600


Resident Vessels:  Approx. 6,000


Water Sources:  Housatonic River, Sawmill Brook, Ball Pond Brook, other small brooks and springs


Shoreline Municipalities:  Towns of Brookfield, New Fairfield, New Milford, Sherman and the City of Danbury

 

Lake Level 24 Hour Phone Line: 888-41-RIVER (74837)

 

Boating Emergency 24 Hour Number (CT DEEP Dispatch): 860-424-3333