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ZIP Code 06280

Primary City:Windham, CT (View All Cities)
County: Windham County
Timezone: Eastern (5:45am)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.69, -72.14
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06280

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06280. 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 06280. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06280, 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:
Windham, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06280 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06280 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 06280 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06280 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,162
Population Density 218 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,322
Median Home Value $213,000
Land Area 14.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.55 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,237
Median Household Income $76,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male78699476107918288841101381291207743465243
Female7265697393957987989913515012184547871112
Total15013416314920018616117518220927327924116197124123155

Gender

 Male 1,527 48%
 Female 1,635 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,878 91.0%
 Black Or African American 46 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.3%
 Asian 16 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 119 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 94 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner107412621124913611130
Renter407154583914104
Total5014518026928815012134

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 647 52%
 Single Guardian 191 15%
 Singles 293 24%
 Singles With Roommate 106 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 925 75%
 Households with Kids 312 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male152218111617715141918191919171616121520
Female1213181413131712101815121311131714141512
Total2735362529302427243733313230303330263032

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06280 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 06280 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 06280 real estate data, the median home value of $213,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06280 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06280 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06280 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,966 93.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 193 6.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 651 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 296 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 290 22%
 Households Vacant 85 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Sale Only 22 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 2%
 2 Bedroom 205 60%
 3+ Bedroom 130 38%
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 $76,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06280 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 06280 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. Most commuters in 06280 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,023 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 675 26%
 No Earnings 895 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 1,023 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 675 26%
 No Earnings 895 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,445 97.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 33 2.2%
 Worked at Home 3 0.2%
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 94 9%
 High School Graduate 585 54%
 Associate's degree 170 16%
 Bachelor's degree 167 15%
 Master's degree 40 4%
 Professional school degree 12 1%
 Doctorate degree 17 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 330 75.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 69 15.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 8.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06280

ZIP Code 06280 is in the Windham School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06280.

Windham Center School
45 North Rd
Windham, CT 06280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Windham School District

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