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ZIP Code 06062

Primary City:Plainville, CT (View All Cities)
County: Hartford County
Timezone: Eastern (1:26pm)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.67, -72.85
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06062

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06062. 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 06062. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06062, 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:
Plainville, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06062 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06062 is located in central Connecticut and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 06062 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06062 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,715
Population Density 2,027 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,063
Median Home Value $202,900
Land Area 8.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,581
Median Household Income $60,630

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male410451501575505584555610642718727624532384270211146131
Female437430523527494569579611678676765665577451343276254284
Total8478811,0241,1029991,1531,1341,2211,3201,3941,4921,2891,109835613487400415

Gender

 Male 8,576 48%
 Female 9,139 52%
Gender

Race

 White 16,093 90.8%
 Black Or African American 533 3.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.1%
 Asian 382 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 372 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 305 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner395969861,3151,149729447169
Renter15546641641430819011785
Total1941,0621,4021,7291,457919564254

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,406 45%
 Single Guardian 1,157 15%
 Singles 2,496 33%
 Singles With Roommate 522 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,553 73%
 Households with Kids 2,028 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male75818983849176981029899841091111051421271148791
Female1028586857889948287100107109901171011231179294103
Total177166175168162180170180189198206193199228206265244206181194

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06062 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 06062 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 06062 real estate data, the median home value of $202,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06062 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06062 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06062 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,554 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 20 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 123 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,950 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,480 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,151 27%
 Households Vacant 482 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 122 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 82 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 166 34%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 96 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 261 13%
 1 Bedroom 570 28%
 2 Bedroom 712 35%
 3+ Bedroom 502 25%
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 $60,630 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06062 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 06062 has very few people that work at home. 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 06062 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 6,742 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,756 26%
 No Earnings 4,121 28%
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 6,742 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,756 26%
 No Earnings 4,121 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,010 95.5%
 Public transportation 50 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 248 2.6%
 Worked at Home 123 1.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 717 12.2%
 High School Graduate 3,396 57.7%
 Associate's degree 385 6.5%
 Bachelor's degree 982 16.7%
 Master's degree 327 5.6%
 Professional school degree 49 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 28 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,741 86.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 221 7.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 211 6.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06062

ZIP Code 06062 is in the Plainville School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06062.

Middle School of Plainville
150 Northwest Dr
Plainville, CT 06062
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Plainville School District
Prekindergarten Program
47 Robert Holcomb Way
Plainville, CT 06062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plainville School District
Frank T. Wheeler School
15 Cleveland Memorial Dr
Plainville, CT 06062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plainville School District
Linden Street School
69 Linden St
Plainville, CT 06062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plainville School District
Louis Toffolon School
145 Northwest Dr
Plainville, CT 06062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plainville School District
Plainville High School
47 Robert Holcomb Way
Plainville, CT 06062
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Plainville School District
Great Beginnings
195 East St
Plainville, CT 06062
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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