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ZIP Code 06437

Primary City:Guilford, CT (View All Cities)
County: New Haven County
Timezone: Eastern (4:16pm)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.3, -72.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06437

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06437. 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 06437. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06437, 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:
Guilford, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06437 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06437 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 06437 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06437 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,375
Population Density 475 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,596
Median Home Value $392,600
Land Area 47.12 sq mi
Water Area 2.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,715
Median Household Income $96,151

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male524759868725361365377533775952980943869680394297221149
Female4937618116843483134085479151,0581,0941,028971704423368272405
Total1,0171,5201,6791,4097096787851,0801,6902,0102,0741,9711,8401,384817665493554

Gender

 Male 10,772 48%
 Female 11,603 52%
Gender

Race

 White 21,191 94.7%
 Black Or African American 178 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.1%
 Asian 542 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 180 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 268 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner162901,1591,9601,9821,216622201
Renter41211224261189122117104
Total575011,3832,2212,1711,338739305

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,397 62%
 Single Guardian 907 10%
 Singles 1,988 23%
 Singles With Roommate 423 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,880 67%
 Households with Kids 2,835 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male811081121361481451561521581641761761901621771801821147263
Female72103117136130168151150162169146162181153173184165986460
Total153211229272278313307302320333322338371315350364347212136123

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06437 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 06437 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 06437 real estate data, the median home value of $392,600 is extremely 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 06437. Rentals in 06437 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06437 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,074 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 140 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 6 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 155 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,457 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,989 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,269 13%
 Households Vacant 881 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 107 12.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.5%
 For Sale Only 127 14.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 481 54.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 137 15.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 48 4%
 1 Bedroom 339 26%
 2 Bedroom 553 43%
 3+ Bedroom 341 27%
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 $96,151 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06437 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. Most commuters in 06437 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 7,508 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,678 31%
 No Earnings 4,851 27%
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 7,508 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,678 31%
 No Earnings 4,851 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,275 87.4%
 Public transportation 330 2.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 19 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 152 1.3%
 Worked at Home 981 8.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 06437 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 211 3%
 High School Graduate 2,628 34%
 Associate's degree 414 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,970 26%
 Master's degree 1,291 17%
 Professional school degree 682 9%
 Doctorate degree 497 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,624 83.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 454 10.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 268 6.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06437

ZIP Code 06437 is in the Guilford School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06437.

A. Baldwin Middle School
68 Bullard Dr
Guilford, CT 06437
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Guilford School District
A. W. Cox School
143 Three Mile Course
Guilford, CT 06437
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford School District
Calvin Leete School
280 South Union St
Guilford, CT 06437
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford School District
Guilford Lakes School
40 Maupas Rd
Guilford, CT 06437
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford School District
Melissa Jones School
181 Ledge Hill Rd
Guilford, CT 06437
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford School District
E. C. Adams Middle School
233 Church St
Guilford, CT 06437
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Guilford School District
Guilford High School
605 New England Rd
Guilford, CT 06437
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Guilford School District

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