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ZIP Code 06069

Primary City:Sharon, CT (View All Cities)
County: Litchfield County
Timezone: Eastern (11:18am)
Coordinates:41.86, -73.44
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06069

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06069. 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 06069. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06069, 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:
Sharon, CT
Unacceptable:
Sharon Valley, West Woods

Stats and Demographics for the 06069 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06069 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 06069 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 06069 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,535
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,588
Median Home Value $474,400
Land Area 50.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,136
Median Household Income $73,958

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4561526445403743831171231221049167574340
Female3759606941414156801221221251249258604371
Total821201121338681789916323924524722818312511786111

Gender

 Male 1,234 49%
 Female 1,301 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,427 95.7%
 Black Or African American 43 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 20 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 18 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 25 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3219020123318311146
Renter123743625118205
Total155813326328420113151

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 569 50%
 Single Guardian 122 11%
 Singles 364 32%
 Singles With Roommate 81 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 898 79%
 Households with Kids 238 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male81287121111131414101061215181012915
Female71169189911127151113141522101488
Total1523141630202024262125211926304020261723

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06069 has a large 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 06069 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 06069 real estate data, the median home value of $474,400 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 06069. Rentals in 06069 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06069 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,420 95%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 67 3%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 48 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 567 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 321 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 248 16%
 Households Vacant 452 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 6.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.9%
 For Sale Only 41 9.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 1.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 314 69.5%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 56 12.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 35 16%
 2 Bedroom 86 39%
 3+ Bedroom 98 45%
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 $73,958 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06069 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. Residents in ZIP code 06069 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. A higher percentage of people in 06069 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working 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 06069 can expect to fall in that range. 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 698 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 726 33%
 No Earnings 776 35%
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 698 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 726 33%
 No Earnings 776 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 872 74%
 Public transportation 67 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 58 5%
 Worked at Home 188 16%
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 51 5%
 High School Graduate 480 48%
 Associate's degree 21 2%
 Bachelor's degree 252 25%
 Master's degree 118 12%
 Professional school degree 57 6%
 Doctorate degree 19 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 247 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 27 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06069

ZIP Code 06069 is in the Sharon School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06069.

Sharon Center School
80 Hilltop Rd
Sharon, CT 06069
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sharon School District

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