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ZIP Code 06118

Primary City:East Hartford, CT (View All Cities)
County: Hartford County
Timezone: Eastern (9:59pm)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.74, -72.61
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06118

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06118. 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 06118. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06118, 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, E Htfd

Stats and Demographics for the 06118 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06118 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 06118 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 parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06118 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,956
Population Density 2,720 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,487
Median Home Value $177,500
Land Area 9.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,987
Median Household Income $57,044

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male832767757895757922864814872948951845710529448323270215
Female8337818087797931,0709068438891,1051,070895853676577483447429
Total1,6651,5481,5651,6741,5501,9921,7701,6571,7612,0532,0211,7401,5631,2051,025806717644

Gender

 Male 12,719 47%
 Female 14,237 53%
Gender

Race

 White 16,056 59.6%
 Black Or African American 5,403 20.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 104 0.4%
 Asian 1,722 6.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.1%
 Other Race 2,750 10.2%
 Two Or More Races 904 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner557551,1741,6951,5401,097873375
Renter25593067658741631417372
Total3101,6851,8502,2821,9561,4111,046447

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,532 41%
 Single Guardian 2,567 23%
 Singles 3,221 29%
 Singles With Roommate 667 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,617 69%
 Households with Kids 3,370 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male192170168168166144142164151147165138154153178199198163157150
Female186170156166182144149154152170167164162145155187162131144148
Total378340324334348288291318303317332302316298333386360294301298

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06118 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 06118 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 06118 real estate data, the median home value of $177,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06118 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06118 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06118 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,694 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 130 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 127 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,131 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,433 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,423 30%
 Households Vacant 500 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 197 39.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1.2%
 For Sale Only 106 21.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 3.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 4.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 150 30.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 194 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,174 34%
 2 Bedroom 1,391 40%
 3+ Bedroom 733 21%
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 $57,044 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06118 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 06118 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 9,334 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,051 23%
 No Earnings 7,648 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 9,334 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,051 23%
 No Earnings 7,648 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,751 90.2%
 Public transportation 637 4.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 339 2.6%
 Worked at Home 293 2.2%
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 1,165 13.0%
 High School Graduate 5,106 57.0%
 Associate's degree 566 6.3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,486 16.6%
 Master's degree 505 5.6%
 Professional school degree 87 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 37 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,239 86.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 432 8.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 259 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06118

ZIP Code 06118 is in the East Hartford School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06118.

Dr. Thomas S. O'Connell School
301 May Rd
East Hartford, CT 06118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Hartford School District
Governor William Pitkin School
330 Hills St
East Hartford, CT 06118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Hartford School District
Hockanum School
191 Main St
East Hartford, CT 06118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Hartford School District
Joseph O. Goodwin School
1235 Forbes St
East Hartford, CT 06118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Hartford School District
Silver Lane School
15 Mercer Ave
East Hartford, CT 06118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Hartford School District
Willowbrook Early Childhood
95 Willowbrook Rd
East Hartford, CT 06118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Hartford School District
Sunset Ridge School Elementary Academy for Arts an
450 Forbes St
East Hartford, CT 06118
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Hartford School District
East Hartford High School
869 Forbes St
East Hartford, CT 06118
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Hartford School District
Stevens Alternate High School
40 Butternut Dr
East Hartford, CT 06118
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Hartford School District
Connecticut Ib Academy
857 Forbes St
East Hartford, CT 06118
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Hartford School District
Connecticut River Academy
One Riverside Dr
East Hartford, CT 06118
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Learn School District
St Christopher School
570 Brewer St
East Hartford, CT 06118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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