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ZIP Code 06415

Primary City:Colchester, CT (View All Cities)
County: New London County
Timezone: Eastern (9:10pm)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.5, -72.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06415

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06415. 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 06415. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06415, 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:
Colchester, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06415 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06415 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 06415 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 extremely 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 06415 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,857
Population Density 310 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,841
Median Home Value $277,500
Land Area 54.42 sq mi
Water Area 1.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,229
Median Household Income $97,656

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4916246906563963584085017068438315404473101861319190
Female435578715588387342422568785851822565458310213174143202
Total9261,2021,4051,2447837008301,0691,4911,6941,6531,105905620399305234292

Gender

 Male 8,299 49%
 Female 8,558 51%
Gender

Race

 White 15,855 94.1%
 Black Or African American 267 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 82 0.5%
 Asian 221 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 146 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 282 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner164081,1291,5711,02150522390
Renter802372332911611258950
Total966451,3621,8621,182630312140

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,772 61%
 Single Guardian 853 14%
 Singles 1,265 20%
 Singles With Roommate 339 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,813 61%
 Households with Kids 2,416 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male86889711811913210613613113712113414815013714315611810280
Female797911689116126106130100129135130151170164143116828376
Total165167213207235258212266231266256264299320301286272200185156

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06415 has a slightly less than average 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 06415 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 06415 real estate data, the median home value of $277,500 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06415 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06415 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06415 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,646 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 174 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 37 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,981 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 982 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,266 19%
 Households Vacant 612 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 86 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 58 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 365 60%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 22 2%
 1 Bedroom 391 34%
 2 Bedroom 367 32%
 3+ Bedroom 384 33%
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 $97,656 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06415 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 06415. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,513 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,404 26%
 No Earnings 3,058 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 6,513 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,404 26%
 No Earnings 3,058 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,478 93.2%
 Public transportation 81 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 234 2.6%
 Worked at Home 286 3.1%
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 299 6%
 High School Graduate 2,604 49%
 Associate's degree 473 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,361 26%
 Master's degree 378 7%
 Professional school degree 95 2%
 Doctorate degree 69 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,220 84.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 439 11.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 176 4.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06415

ZIP Code 06415 is in the Colchester School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06415.

William J. Johnston Middle School
360 Norwich Ave
Colchester, CT 06415
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Colchester School District
Jack Jackter Intermediate School
315 Halls Hill Rd
Colchester, CT 06415
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colchester School District
Colchester Elementary School
380 Norwich Ave
Colchester, CT 06415
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colchester School District
Bacon Academy
611 Norwich Ave
Colchester, CT 06415
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Colchester School District

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