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ZIP Code 06401

Primary City:Ansonia, CT (View All Cities)
County: New Haven County
Timezone: Eastern (5:10am)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.34, -73.07
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06401

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06401. 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 06401. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06401, 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:
Ansonia, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06401 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06401 is located in central Connecticut and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 06401 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06401 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,237
Population Density 3,203 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,142
Median Home Value $232,900
Land Area 6.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,504
Median Household Income $45,505

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male612627698665561627623596681750722567462359242188156123
Female572633591650611723652600722826728609539402304255265296
Total1,1841,2601,2891,3151,1721,3501,2751,1961,4031,5761,4501,1761,001761546443421419

Gender

 Male 9,259 48%
 Female 9,978 52%
Gender

Race

 White 14,931 77.6%
 Black Or African American 2,230 11.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 50 0.3%
 Asian 370 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 1,026 5.3%
 Two Or More Races 624 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner344197531,097895576404173
Renter185770635646411237167102
Total2191,1891,3881,7431,306813571275

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,207 43%
 Single Guardian 1,823 24%
 Singles 2,050 27%
 Singles With Roommate 424 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,943 66%
 Households with Kids 2,561 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male129121126132122127120125133136152131145134152139137121116129
Female10895124130135126122136114124103111119134129138151123109115
Total237216250262257253242261247260255242264268281277288244225244

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06401 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 06401 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 06401 real estate data, the median home value of $232,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06401 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06401 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06401 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,118 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 88 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 31 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,195 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,156 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,153 39%
 Households Vacant 638 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 285 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 64 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 232 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 181 5%
 1 Bedroom 508 15%
 2 Bedroom 1,817 54%
 3+ Bedroom 848 25%
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 $45,505 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06401 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. 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 06401 can expect to fall in that range. 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 5,887 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,766 25%
 No Earnings 5,669 37%
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 5,887 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,766 25%
 No Earnings 5,669 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,054 92.3%
 Public transportation 266 3.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 197 2.3%
 Worked at Home 202 2.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 729 11.6%
 High School Graduate 4,022 64.1%
 Associate's degree 514 8.2%
 Bachelor's degree 687 10.9%
 Master's degree 288 4.6%
 Professional school degree 26 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,809 80.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 376 10.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 322 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06401

ZIP Code 06401 is in the Ansonia School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06401.

Mead School
75 Ford St
Ansonia, CT 06401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ansonia School District
Prendergast School
59 Finney St
Ansonia, CT 06401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ansonia School District
Emmett O'Brien Technical High School
141 Prindle Ave
Ansonia, CT 06401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Connecticut Technical High Sc School District
Ansonia High School
20 Pulaski Hwy
Ansonia, CT 06401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ansonia School District
Ansonia Middle School
115 Howard Ave
Ansonia, CT 06401
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Ansonia School District
Assumption School
51 N Cliff St
Ansonia, CT 06401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Julia Day Nursery and Kindergarten
76 Central St
Ansonia, CT 06401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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