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ZIP Code 06442

Primary City:Ivoryton, CT (View All Cities)
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (9:36am)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.34, -72.45
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06442

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06442. 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 06442. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06442, 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:
Ivoryton, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06442 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06442 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 06442 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06442 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,745
Population Density 824 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,125
Median Home Value $347,000
Land Area 3.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,060
Median Household Income $81,772

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male661161069238384666114133156122814936262710
Female801211156447595291122151140120895449302118
Total14623722115685979815723628429624217010385564828

Gender

 Male 1,322 48%
 Female 1,423 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,641 96.2%
 Black Or African American 15 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 29 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 23 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 31 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1401772752271105220
Renter92833452210101
Total10682103202491206221

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 654 62%
 Single Guardian 136 13%
 Singles 212 20%
 Singles With Roommate 58 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 661 62%
 Households with Kids 399 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10101718172422252827172122192521261644
Female2113211625232225263023172124221213985
Total312338344247445054574038434347333925129

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06442 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06442 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 06442 real estate data, the median home value of $347,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06442 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06442 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06442 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,745 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 721 64%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 181 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 158 14%
 Households Vacant 65 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 28%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 83 31%
 2 Bedroom 131 49%
 3+ Bedroom 53 20%
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 $81,772 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06442 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 06442 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 06442 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 965 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 651 30%
 No Earnings 569 26%
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 965 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 651 30%
 No Earnings 569 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,275 84%
 Public transportation 46 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 201 13%
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 42 5%
 High School Graduate 339 38%
 Associate's degree 13 1%
 Bachelor's degree 224 25%
 Master's degree 233 26%
 Professional school degree 17 2%
 Doctorate degree 29 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 584 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 190 24%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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