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ZIP Code 06238

Primary City:Coventry, CT (View All Cities)
County: Tolland County
Timezone: Eastern (2:48pm)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.78, -72.34
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06238

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06238. 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 06238. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06238, 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:
Coventry, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06238 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06238 is located in northeast 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 06238 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 extremely 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 06238 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,428
Population Density 333 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,096
Median Home Value $259,600
Land Area 37.37 sq mi
Water Area 0.68 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,780
Median Household Income $93,816

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male350384482440394287324413505636574473391284144946454
Female3223684323723042913194375316005845033832531481049787
Total6727529148126985786438501,0361,2361,158976774537292198161141

Gender

 Male 6,293 51%
 Female 6,135 49%
Gender

Race

 White 11,903 95.8%
 Black Or African American 128 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.2%
 Asian 107 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 68 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 191 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner373688851,21394247518975
Renter771289911760415519
Total1144969841,3301,00251624494

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,842 59%
 Single Guardian 582 12%
 Singles 1,001 21%
 Singles With Roommate 355 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,166 66%
 Households with Kids 1,614 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male72935563715490709994878910910397102100835868
Female646271727179708266867684841028610077525766
Total136155126135142133160152165180163173193205183202177135115134

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06238 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06238 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 06238 real estate data, the median home value of $259,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 06238. Rentals in 06238 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06238 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,388 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 25 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,322 65%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 862 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 596 12%
 Households Vacant 316 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 37 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 142 45%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 83 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 147 23%
 2 Bedroom 211 33%
 3+ Bedroom 281 44%
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 $93,816 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06238 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. However, that is not the case in 06238. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 4,708 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,141 31%
 No Earnings 2,353 23%
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 4,708 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,141 31%
 No Earnings 2,353 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,737 95.6%
 Public transportation 20 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 0.3%
 Worked at Home 257 3.6%
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 273 6%
 High School Graduate 2,329 53%
 Associate's degree 311 7%
 Bachelor's degree 790 18%
 Master's degree 422 10%
 Professional school degree 124 3%
 Doctorate degree 150 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,026 87.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 207 8.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 84 3.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06238

ZIP Code 06238 is in the Coventry School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06238.

Capt. Nathan Hale School
1776 Main St
Coventry, CT 06238
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Coventry School District
Coventry Grammar School
3453 Main St
Coventry, CT 06238
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Coventry School District
George Hersey Robertson School
227 Cross St
Coventry, CT 06238
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Coventry School District
Coventry Early Childhood Center
1171 Main St
Coventry, CT 06238
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Coventry School District
Coventry High School
78 Ripley Hill Rd
Coventry, CT 06238
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Coventry School District

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