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ZIP Code 06277

Primary City:Thompson, CT (View All Cities)
County: Windham County
Timezone: Eastern (1:04am)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.98, -71.86
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06277

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06277. 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 06277. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06277, 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:
Thompson, CT
Unacceptable:
East Thompson, Mechanicsville

Stats and Demographics for the 06277 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06277 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 06277 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 adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06277 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,140
Population Density 180 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,826
Median Home Value $219,900
Land Area 22.99 sq mi
Water Area 1.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,582
Median Household Income $70,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1151171431589910511013318020618914711510459473019
Female1001221341211021031001511692062091561118378494327
Total215239277279201208210284349412398303226187137967346

Gender

 Male 2,076 50%
 Female 2,064 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,010 96.9%
 Black Or African American 25 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.3%
 Asian 26 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 51 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner510325939526917910025
Renter165357523519114
Total2115631644730419811129

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 943 60%
 Single Guardian 205 13%
 Singles 340 21%
 Singles With Roommate 94 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,074 68%
 Households with Kids 508 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1728242628172521262226333626352739282917
Female1619272623271927263227262722213122281919
Total3347515251444448525453596348565861564836

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06277 has a slightly less than average 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 06277 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1960s. Looking at 06277 real estate data, the median home value of $219,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06277 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06277 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06277 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,083 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 21 0.5%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 36 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 996 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 339 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 247 14%
 Households Vacant 244 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 8.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 20 8.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 174 71.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 10.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 14 9%
 2 Bedroom 37 25%
 3+ Bedroom 100 66%
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 $70,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06277 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 06277 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 1,461 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 935 30%
 No Earnings 743 24%
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 1,461 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 935 30%
 No Earnings 743 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,974 97.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 0.7%
 Worked at Home 48 2.4%
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 147 10.3%
 High School Graduate 819 57.3%
 Associate's degree 153 10.7%
 Bachelor's degree 188 13.1%
 Master's degree 115 8.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 666 76.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 177 20.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 3.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06277

ZIP Code 06277 is in the Private. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06277.

Marianapolis Prep School
26 Chase Rd
Thompson, CT 06277
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Susan Wayne Center of Excellence
75 Church St
Thompson, CT 06277
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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