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ZIP Code 06002

Primary City:Bloomfield, CT (View All Cities)
County: Hartford County
Timezone: Eastern (7:13am)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.85, -72.74
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06002

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06002. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 06002. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06002, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Bloomfield, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06002 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06002 is located in north Connecticut and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 06002 are primarily black or African American. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06002 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,486
Population Density 786 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,019
Median Home Value $214,800
Land Area 26.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,554
Median Household Income $73,104

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male411491593611549531441467538669680712651517390346304298
Female412423558591501486539589653834957917933680578479483674
Total8239141,1511,2021,0501,0179801,0561,1911,5031,6371,6291,5841,197968825787972

Gender

 Male 9,199 45%
 Female 11,287 55%
Gender

Race

 White 7,304 35.7%
 Black Or African American 11,781 57.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 0.3%
 Asian 385 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 342 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 614 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner353918281,4361,6251,088671260
Renter92278294290254265374373
Total1276691,1221,7261,8791,3531,045633

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,572 42%
 Single Guardian 1,771 21%
 Singles 2,732 32%
 Singles With Roommate 479 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,469 76%
 Households with Kids 2,085 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8887708810084909612112811611112511312213314111897110
Female86997673748086869710896100119135107131134110109101
Total174186146161174164176182218236212211244248229264275228206211

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06002 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06002 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 06002 real estate data, the median home value of $214,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06002 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06002 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06002 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,851 96.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 54 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 11 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 473 2.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 97 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,860 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,474 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,220 25%
 Households Vacant 465 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 138 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 89 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 93 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 120 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 57 2%
 1 Bedroom 945 41%
 2 Bedroom 833 37%
 3+ Bedroom 446 20%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $73,104 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06002 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 06002 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,311 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,490 25%
 No Earnings 6,030 34%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,311 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,490 25%
 No Earnings 6,030 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,496 94.3%
 Public transportation 242 2.4%
 Taxicab 21 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 107 1.1%
 Worked at Home 202 2.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 733 11%
 High School Graduate 3,436 49%
 Associate's degree 354 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,492 21%
 Master's degree 481 7%
 Professional school degree 233 3%
 Doctorate degree 218 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,909 72.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 540 20.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 195 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06002

ZIP Code 06002 is in the Bloomfield School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06002.

Global Experience Magnet School
44 Griffin Rd South
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bloomfield School District
Metropolitan Learning Center
1551 Blue Hills Ave
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Capitol Region Education Coun School District
J. P. Vincent School
11 Turkey Hill Rd
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bloomfield School District
Laurel Elementary School
One Filley St
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bloomfield School District
Metacomet School
185 School St
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bloomfield School District
Carmen Arace Intermediate School
390 Park Ave
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bloomfield School District
Wintonbury Early Childhood Magnet School
44 Brown St
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bloomfield School District
Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts Elementary Ma
206 West Newbury Rd
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Capitol Region Education Coun School District
Bloomfield High School
5 Huckleberry Ln
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bloomfield School District
Carmen Arace Middle School
390 Park Ave
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Bloomfield School District
The Big Picture High School
44 Griffin Rd South
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bloomfield School District
Learning Academy at Bloomfield
34 East Dudley Town Rd
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bloomfield School District
Pathways to Technology Magnet School
1551 Blue Hills Ave
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hartford School District
The Bess & Paul Sigel Hebrew Academy
53 Gabb Rd
Bloomfield, CT 06002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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