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ZIP Code 06074

Primary City:South Windsor, CT (View All Cities)
County: Hartford County
Timezone: Eastern (3:13am)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.83, -72.57
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06074

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06074. 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 06074. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06074, 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:
South Windsor, CT
Unacceptable:
Bissell, Wapping

Stats and Demographics for the 06074 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06074 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 06074 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06074 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,705
Population Density 916 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,241
Median Home Value $271,700
Land Area 28.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.61 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,916
Median Household Income $90,499

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6058779951,0535765005297579371,1411,137953701503372341219207
Female5807611,0028504985476617921,0401,2451,223985789604467493374391
Total1,1851,6381,9971,9031,0741,0471,1901,5491,9772,3862,3601,9381,4901,107839834593598

Gender

 Male 12,403 48%
 Female 13,302 52%
Gender

Race

 White 21,743 84.6%
 Black Or African American 987 3.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 46 0.2%
 Asian 2,082 8.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 321 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 513 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner507311,6412,4341,8871,052694198
Renter42141182154104148251207
Total928721,8232,5881,9911,200945405

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,904 60%
 Single Guardian 1,203 12%
 Singles 2,398 24%
 Singles With Roommate 411 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,475 65%
 Households with Kids 3,441 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male138121122137156148175183215189193192222199263237263158132106
Female1231061301181311521681451651981911932082122062042011469395
Total261227252255287300343328380387384385430411469441464304225201

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06074 has a small 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 06074 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 06074 real estate data, the median home value of $271,700 is 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 06074. Rentals in 06074 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06074 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,593 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 84 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 23 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,520 64%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,167 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,229 12%
 Households Vacant 325 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 79 24.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 101 31.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 4.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 51 15.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 76 23.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 22 2%
 1 Bedroom 299 28%
 2 Bedroom 561 53%
 3+ Bedroom 173 16%
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 $90,499 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06074 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 06074 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 9,129 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,108 25%
 No Earnings 5,831 29%
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 9,129 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,108 25%
 No Earnings 5,831 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,047 93.2%
 Public transportation 212 1.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 70 0.5%
 Worked at Home 599 4.6%
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 452 6%
 High School Graduate 2,908 36%
 Associate's degree 594 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,314 28%
 Master's degree 1,328 16%
 Professional school degree 403 5%
 Doctorate degree 178 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,630 83.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 730 13.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 180 3.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06074

ZIP Code 06074 is in the South Windsor School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06074.

Wapping Elementary School
91 Ayers Rd
South Windsor, CT 06074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Windsor School District
Philip R. Smith School
949 Avery St
South Windsor, CT 06074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Windsor School District
Eli Terry School
569 Griffin Rd
South Windsor, CT 06074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Windsor School District
Orchard Hill School
350 Foster St
South Windsor, CT 06074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Windsor School District
Pleasant Valley School
591 Ellington Rd
South Windsor, CT 06074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Windsor School District
Timothy Edwards School
100 Arnold Way
South Windsor, CT 06074
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: South Windsor School District
South Windsor High School
161 Nevers Rd
South Windsor, CT 06074
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Windsor School District
Project Worth Young Adult Academy
100 Arnold Way
South Windsor, CT 06074
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Windsor School District
Charter Oak School
414 King St
South Windsor, CT 06074
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Mother Goose Children'S Center
1742 Ellington Rd
South Windsor, CT 06074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
South Windsor Child Development Center
1333 Sullivan Ave
South Windsor, CT 06074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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