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ZIP Code 06108

Primary City:East Hartford, CT (View All Cities)
County: Hartford County
Timezone: Eastern (2:58am)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.78, -72.62
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06108

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06108. 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 06108. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06108, 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:
East Hartford, CT
Acceptable:
Hartford
Unacceptable:
E Hartford, East Htfd, Forbes Village, Hartfrd, Hfd, Htfd

Stats and Demographics for the 06108 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06108 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 06108 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06108 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,307
Population Density 2,997 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,845
Median Home Value $171,900
Land Area 8.11 sq mi
Water Area 0.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,212
Median Household Income $43,098

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male880881875972851853819774847871889690507406254197125151
Female794784806852888934884911931956848757604430287273244282
Total1,6741,6651,6811,8241,7391,7871,7031,6851,7781,8271,7371,4471,111836541470369433

Gender

 Male 11,842 49%
 Female 12,465 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,231 42.1%
 Black Or African American 7,939 32.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 108 0.4%
 Asian 1,228 5.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1%
 Other Race 3,776 15.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,007 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner374428041,069853517350180
Renter3761,1491,1421,02771532815766
Total4131,5911,9462,0961,568845507246

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,050 33%
 Single Guardian 2,761 30%
 Singles 2,764 30%
 Singles With Roommate 637 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,876 64%
 Households with Kids 3,336 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male167167189179177182188167167164168159186198180206187198201186
Female157167161153162164166157135155157193151150156166209161160172
Total324334350332339346354324302319325352337348336372396359361358

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06108 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 06108 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 06108 real estate data, the median home value of $171,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06108 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06108 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06108 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,829 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 325 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 148 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,224 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,028 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,960 50%
 Households Vacant 633 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 350 55%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 101 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 126 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 386 8%
 1 Bedroom 1,572 31%
 2 Bedroom 2,089 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,009 20%
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 $43,098 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06108 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. ZIP code 06108 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 06108 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. More commuters in 06108 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 7,701 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,474 28%
 No Earnings 6,101 32%
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 7,701 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,474 28%
 No Earnings 6,101 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,584 85.0%
 Public transportation 1,236 11.0%
 Taxicab 11 0.1%
 Motorcycle 15 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 296 2.6%
 Worked at Home 131 1.2%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,501 20.4%
 High School Graduate 4,364 59.5%
 Associate's degree 388 5.3%
 Bachelor's degree 788 10.7%
 Master's degree 190 2.6%
 Professional school degree 68 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 41 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,972 84.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 363 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 349 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06108

ZIP Code 06108 is in the East Hartford School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06108.

Woodland School
110 Long Hill Dr
East Hartford, CT 06108
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: East Hartford School District
Two Rivers Middle Magnet School
337 East River Dr
East Hartford, CT 06108
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Capitol Region Education Coun School District
International Magnet School for Global Citizenship
656 Silver Ln
East Hartford, CT 06108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Capitol Region Education Coun School District
Anna E. Norris School
40 Remington Rd
East Hartford, CT 06108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Hartford School District
Dr. Franklin H. Mayberry School
101 Great Hill Rd
East Hartford, CT 06108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Hartford School District
Dr. John A. Langford School
61 Alps Dr
East Hartford, CT 06108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Hartford School District
East Hartford Middle School
777 Burnside Ave
East Hartford, CT 06108
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Hartford School District
Robert J. O'Brien School
52 Farm Dr
East Hartford, CT 06108
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Hartford School District
John J. Allison Polaris Center
474 School St
East Hartford, CT 06108
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Capitol Region Education Coun School District
Lincoln Academy Regional Interdistrict Collaborati
474 School St
East Hartford, CT 06108
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Capitol Region Education Coun School District
New Testament Baptist Church School
111 Ash St
East Hartford, CT 06108
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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