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ZIP Code 06241

Primary City:Dayville, CT (View All Cities)
County: Windham County
Timezone: Eastern (5:36am)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.85, -71.86
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06241

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06241. 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 06241. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06241, 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:
Dayville, CT
Unacceptable:
Killingly, Killingly Center

Stats and Demographics for the 06241 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06241 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 06241 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06241 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,650
Population Density 242 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,929
Median Home Value $227,300
Land Area 27.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.98 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,542
Median Household Income $72,177

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21321224022920019023324024227226621218012986753247
Female2032171931921532192372142412912462281831571138966110
Total41642943342135340947045448356351244036328619916498157

Gender

 Male 3,298 50%
 Female 3,352 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,252 94.0%
 Black Or African American 66 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.3%
 Asian 109 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 37 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 163 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2222939948037524511451
Renter5715711811671464616
Total7938651759644629116067

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,306 51%
 Single Guardian 487 19%
 Singles 557 22%
 Singles With Roommate 192 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,657 65%
 Households with Kids 885 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4142395238513645425646454350505450453034
Female3739533845534738343336374146394734442834
Total788192908310483837689828284968910184895868

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06241 has a slightly less than average 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 06241 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 06241 real estate data, the median home value of $227,300 is slightly higher than average 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 06241. Rentals in 06241 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06241 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,539 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 102 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,426 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 489 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 627 21%
 Households Vacant 387 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 84 21.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1.6%
 For Sale Only 50 12.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 182 47.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 62 16.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 2%
 1 Bedroom 139 22%
 2 Bedroom 330 52%
 3+ Bedroom 151 24%
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 $72,177 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06241 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. Most commuters in 06241 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,655 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,796 29%
 No Earnings 1,641 27%
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 2,655 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,796 29%
 No Earnings 1,641 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,646 96.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 29 0.8%
 Worked at Home 92 2.4%
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 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 306 11.8%
 High School Graduate 1,623 62.6%
 Associate's degree 125 4.8%
 Bachelor's degree 258 10.0%
 Master's degree 216 8.3%
 Professional school degree 58 2.2%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,279 86.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 144 9.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 52 3.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06241

ZIP Code 06241 is in the Killingly School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06241.

Killingly Central School
60 Soap St
Dayville, CT 06241
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Killingly School District
Killingly Intermediate School
1599 Upper Maple St
Dayville, CT 06241
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Killingly School District
Killingly High School
226 Putnam Pk
Dayville, CT 06241
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Killingly School District

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