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ZIP Code 06438

Primary City:Haddam, CT (View All Cities)
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (5:18am)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.46, -72.50
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06438

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06438. 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 06438. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06438, 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:
Haddam, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06438 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06438 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 06438 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 large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06438 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,550
Population Density 208 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,146
Median Home Value $321,000
Land Area 12.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.92 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,008
Median Household Income $92,989

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8194987445495986113821071261155641251617
Female647170713941709285111138134956535322033
Total145165168145849012917819819324526021012176573650

Gender

 Male 1,284 50%
 Female 1,266 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,441 95.7%
 Black Or African American 22 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 44 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 33 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3601722032391014521
Renter621242922242018
Total9811962322611256539

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 634 63%
 Single Guardian 92 9%
 Singles 227 23%
 Singles With Roommate 55 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 684 68%
 Households with Kids 324 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male121916242025171220131921222314221510136
Female1211171616141215141418141113241516976
Total2430334036392927342737353336383731192012

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06438 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06438 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 06438 real estate data, the median home value of $321,000 is 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 06438. Rentals in 06438 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally < $200/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06438 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,544 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 6 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 644 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 200 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 164 14%
 Households Vacant 138 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 52 37.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 5 3.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 61 44.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 12.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 18%
 1 Bedroom 38 46%
 2 Bedroom 17 20%
 3+ Bedroom 13 16%
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 $92,989 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06438 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 06438 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 1,006 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 888 37%
 No Earnings 487 20%
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 1,006 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 888 37%
 No Earnings 487 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,552 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 1%
 Worked at Home 68 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 06438 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 37 4%
 High School Graduate 524 56%
 Associate's degree 36 4%
 Bachelor's degree 224 24%
 Master's degree 83 9%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 40 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 396 61%
 Enrolled in Private School 157 24%
 Not Enrolled in School 97 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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