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ZIP Code 06371

Primary City:Old Lyme, CT (View All Cities)
County: New London County
Timezone: Eastern (11:02am)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.4, -72.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06371

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06371. 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 06371. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06371, 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:
Old Lyme, CT
Acceptable:
Lyme
Unacceptable:
North Lyme

Stats and Demographics for the 06371 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06371 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 06371 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06371 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,952
Population Density 182 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,964
Median Home Value $408,800
Land Area 54.76 sq mi
Water Area 6.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,176
Median Household Income $86,237

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male193284347290172150133214329427435477410359226209143104
Female179291312299148126148241351441475462445352227212167174
Total372575659589320276281455680868910939855711453421310278

Gender

 Male 4,902 49%
 Female 5,050 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,572 96.2%
 Black Or African American 38 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.2%
 Asian 178 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 47 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 98 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7107438835928653425169
Renter198411514185667133
Total261915539761,013719496202

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,449 59%
 Single Guardian 445 11%
 Singles 1,035 25%
 Singles With Roommate 247 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,044 73%
 Households with Kids 1,132 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3545394360586450526566796869737654474026
Female3624474752526061667856486961748273432726
Total71698690112110124111118143122127137130147158127906752

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06371 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06371 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 06371 real estate data, the median home value of $408,800 is extremely 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 06371. Rentals in 06371 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 06371 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,931 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 21 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,366 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,196 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 614 10%
 Households Vacant 1,788 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 129 7.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 0.6%
 For Sale Only 58 3.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,530 85.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 45 2.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 158 20%
 2 Bedroom 341 43%
 3+ Bedroom 289 37%
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 $86,237 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06371 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 06371 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 06371 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 3,189 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,157 26%
 No Earnings 2,830 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 3,189 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,157 26%
 No Earnings 2,830 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,095 86.1%
 Public transportation 65 1.4%
 Taxicab 7 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 142 3.0%
 Worked at Home 446 9.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 06371 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 145 4%
 High School Graduate 1,321 36%
 Associate's degree 198 5%
 Bachelor's degree 912 25%
 Master's degree 623 17%
 Professional school degree 265 7%
 Doctorate degree 187 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,582 89.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 83 4.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 104 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06371

ZIP Code 06371 is in the Learn School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06371.

Learn Special Education
44 Hatchetts Hill Rd
Old Lyme, CT 06371
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Learn School District
Dual Language Arts Academy/Academia Bilingue De La
44 Hatchetts Hill Rd
Old Lyme, CT 06371
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Learn School District
Center School
49 Lyme St
Old Lyme, CT 06371
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Regional School District 18
Lyme Consolidated School
Route 156
Lyme, CT 06371
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Regional School District 18
Mile Creek School
250 Mile Creek Rd
Old Lyme, CT 06371
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Regional School District 18
Lyme-Old Lyme Middle School
53 Lyme St
Old Lyme, CT 06371
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Regional School District 18
Lyme-Old Lyme High School
69 Lyme St
Old Lyme, CT 06371
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Regional School District 18

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