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ZIP Code 06355

Primary City:Mystic, CT (View All Cities)
County: New London County
Timezone: Eastern (11:08pm)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.37, -71.98
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06355

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06355. 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 06355. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06355, 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:
Mystic, CT
Unacceptable:
Masons Island

Stats and Demographics for the 06355 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06355 is located in east 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 06355 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06355 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,985
Population Density 924 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,246
Median Home Value $307,300
Land Area 14.06 sq mi
Water Area 2.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,573
Median Household Income $85,634

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male294337361339272278255336455522570519478365252227168181
Female286331394342222256287367479539603541490386315292273373
Total5806687556814945345427039341,0611,1731,060968751567519441554

Gender

 Male 6,209 48%
 Female 6,776 52%
Gender

Race

 White 11,789 90.8%
 Black Or African American 237 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 60 0.5%
 Asian 472 3.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 83 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 339 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner141836401,0641,044720465178
Renter6829121819815469130137
Total824748581,2621,198789595315

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,945 53%
 Single Guardian 597 11%
 Singles 1,668 30%
 Singles With Roommate 363 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,152 75%
 Households with Kids 1,421 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6245606162715677717859807371827978544647
Female6061635754776967649175955875837890603141
Total1221061231181161481251441351691341751311461651571681147788

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06355 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06355 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 06355 real estate data, the median home value of $307,300 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 06355. Rentals in 06355 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06355 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,642 97.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 296 2.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 20 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 27 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,963 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,345 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,265 20%
 Households Vacant 673 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 171 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Sale Only 88 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 306 45%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 82 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 114 9%
 1 Bedroom 332 27%
 2 Bedroom 426 35%
 3+ Bedroom 341 28%
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 $85,634 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06355 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. More commuters in 06355 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 4,703 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,659 25%
 No Earnings 3,298 31%
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 4,703 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,659 25%
 No Earnings 3,298 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,983 89.5%
 Public transportation 65 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 168 2.5%
 Worked at Home 457 6.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 06355 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 140 3%
 High School Graduate 1,758 38%
 Associate's degree 329 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,227 27%
 Master's degree 771 17%
 Professional school degree 128 3%
 Doctorate degree 224 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,351 73.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 312 17.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 175 9.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06355

ZIP Code 06355 is in the Groton School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06355.

Carl C. Cutler Middle School
160 Fishtown Rd
Mystic, CT 06355
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Groton School District
S. B. Butler School
155 Ocean View Ave
Mystic, CT 06355
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Groton School District
Northeast Academy Elementary School
15 Oslo St
Groton, CT 06355
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Groton School District
Mystic Middle School
204 Mistuxet Ave
Mystic, CT 06355
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Stonington School District

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