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Cos Cob (population 6,321) is a neighborhood in the town of Greenwich, Connecticut. It is located at 41.033 north, 73.6 west, on Long Island Sound in southern Fairfield County. Cos Cob is on the Mianus River. The community name is derived from the Coe family. In 1641 Robert Coe moved to the Stamford plantation and became one of its leading figures. At about the same time, he encouraged a cousin (John Coe) to sail from England and settle at the mouth of the Mianus River where he was granted 5 acres (20,000 m2) of land. John built a sea wall at the mouth of the river to protect low lying lands and to provide a safe moorage for small craft. A sea wall at that time was referred to as a "cob" -- and thus it became Coes' cob, and eventually shortened to Cos Cob. The American Impressionist Cos... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Fairfield County6,751 Population (as of 2000)
Connecticut State7,020 Population (current)
3.1 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.1 Square Miles of Water$611,400 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$94,066 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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232 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$13,123,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
1,502 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$62,609,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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