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ZIP Code 06018

Primary City:Canaan, CT (View All Cities)
County: Litchfield County
Timezone: Eastern (2:00am)
Coordinates:42.02, -73.30
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06018

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06018. 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 06018. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06018, 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:
Canaan, CT
Unacceptable:
No Canaan, North Canaan

Stats and Demographics for the 06018 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06018 is located in northwest 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 06018 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06018 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,865
Population Density 239 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,435
Median Home Value $217,900
Land Area 11.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,275
Median Household Income $48,100

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male65717795819760739212210598896452313649
Female578490748274647199103120898069616169161
Total12215516716916317112414419122522518716913311392105210

Gender

 Male 1,357 47%
 Female 1,508 53%
Gender

Race

 White 2,753 96.1%
 Black Or African American 37 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 9 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 36 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 27 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6641141931481186329
Renter3483667965546594
Total40147180272213172128123

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 482 38%
 Single Guardian 205 16%
 Singles 468 37%
 Singles With Roommate 120 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 952 75%
 Households with Kids 323 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male101691717111712141914101618182318251112
Female71311141614171918151823151926521111114
Total1729203133253431323432333137442839362226

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06018 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06018 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 06018 real estate data, the median home value of $217,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06018 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06018 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06018 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,756 96.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 108 3.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 532 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 203 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 540 38%
 Households Vacant 160 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 53 33.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1.3%
 For Sale Only 26 16.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 26.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 21.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 26 7%
 1 Bedroom 131 35%
 2 Bedroom 170 45%
 3+ Bedroom 48 13%
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 $48,100 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06018 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. More commuters in 06018 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 896 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 416 18%
 No Earnings 941 42%
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 896 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 416 18%
 No Earnings 941 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,052 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 64 6%
 Worked at Home 44 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 225 21.3%
 High School Graduate 537 50.9%
 Associate's degree 151 14.3%
 Bachelor's degree 70 6.6%
 Master's degree 64 6.1%
 Professional school degree 8 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 404 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 34 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 65 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06018

ZIP Code 06018 is in the North Canaan School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06018.

North Canaan Elementary School
90 Pease St
Canaan, CT 06018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Canaan School District

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