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ZIP Code 06331

Primary City:Canterbury, CT (View All Cities)
County: Windham County
Timezone: Eastern (3:24am)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.70, -71.99
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06331

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06331. 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 06331. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06331, 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:
Canterbury, CT
Unacceptable:
South Canterbury

Stats and Demographics for the 06331 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06331 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 06331 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 large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06331 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,137
Population Density 129 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,045
Median Home Value $246,300
Land Area 39.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,936
Median Household Income $73,038

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male11717418719014111814714718524024221819212858513417
Female10514116417512311111318619526326222218911171463539
Total222315351365264229260333380503504440381239129976956

Gender

 Male 2,586 50%
 Female 2,551 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,911 95.6%
 Black Or African American 57 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.4%
 Asian 35 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 100 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner121382914874292028327
Renter1350665833181811
Total2518835754546222010138

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,194 62%
 Single Guardian 266 14%
 Singles 353 18%
 Singles With Roommate 123 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,286 66%
 Households with Kids 650 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2819282422364041353740295031454334363235
Female1824202120284127253228323636324144273126
Total4643484542648168606968618667778478636361

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06331 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06331 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 06331 real estate data, the median home value of $246,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 06331. Rentals in 06331 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06331 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,137 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,256 61%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 413 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 267 13%
 Households Vacant 109 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 22 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 27%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 91 35%
 2 Bedroom 85 33%
 3+ Bedroom 82 32%
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 $73,038 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06331 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 06331. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 1,953 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,168 29%
 No Earnings 976 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 1,953 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,168 29%
 No Earnings 976 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,651 95.4%
 Public transportation 19 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 32 1.2%
 Worked at Home 65 2.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 144 8.2%
 High School Graduate 1,154 65.6%
 Associate's degree 143 8.1%
 Bachelor's degree 227 12.9%
 Master's degree 58 3.3%
 Professional school degree 24 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 801 77.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 215 20.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 1.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06331

ZIP Code 06331 is in the Canterbury School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06331.

Dr. Helen Baldwin Middle School
45 Westminster Rd
Canterbury, CT 06331
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Canterbury School District
Canterbury Elementary School
67 Kitt Rd
Canterbury, CT 06331
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Canterbury School District

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