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ZIP Code 06068

Primary City:Salisbury, CT (View All Cities)
County: Litchfield County
Timezone: Eastern (2:47pm)
Coordinates:42.01, -73.42
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06068

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06068. 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 06068. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06068, 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:
Salisbury, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06068 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06068 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 06068 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06068 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,612
Population Density 52 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,167
Median Home Value $610,700
Land Area 31.09 sq mi
Water Area 1.86 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 707
Median Household Income $73,354

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 56Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 58

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male172838272638264341535361735755383041
Female152939352118283729518587807950424597
Total3257776247565480701041381481531361058075138

Gender

 Male 745 46%
 Female 867 54%
Gender

Race

 White 1,544 95.8%
 Black Or African American 15 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 17 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 27 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01129881491186029
Renter223284338272339
Total234571311871458368

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 331 47%
 Single Guardian 63 9%
 Singles 267 38%
 Singles With Roommate 46 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 587 83%
 Households with Kids 120 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2453311356109649686704
Female53223854987699898641
Total7775619891518161213181417141345

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06068 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06068 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 06068 real estate data, the median home value of $610,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 06068. Rentals in 06068 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06068 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,404 87.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 102 6.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 105 6.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 281 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 203 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 223 19%
 Households Vacant 460 39%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 4.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.7%
 For Sale Only 18 3.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 377 82.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 8.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 21 12%
 2 Bedroom 54 32%
 3+ Bedroom 94 56%
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 $73,354 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06068 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 06068 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 06068 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 06068 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 347 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 540 36%
 No Earnings 623 41%
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 347 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 540 36%
 No Earnings 623 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 505 69%
 Public transportation 16 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 113 16%
 Worked at Home 94 13%
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 56 10%
 High School Graduate 151 27%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 185 33%
 Master's degree 94 17%
 Professional school degree 60 11%
 Doctorate degree 15 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 118 52%
 Enrolled in Private School 96 42%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06068

ZIP Code 06068 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06068.

Salisbury School
251 Canaan Rd
Salisbury, CT 06068
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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