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ZIP Code 06472

Primary City:Northford, CT (View All Cities)
County: New Haven County
Timezone: Eastern (7:32am)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.38, -72.77
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06472

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06472. 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 06472. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06472, 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:
Northford, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06472 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06472 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 06472 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 an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06472 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,853
Population Density 419 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,484
Median Home Value $312,600
Land Area 16.34 sq mi
Water Area 1.75 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,433
Median Household Income $94,042

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male166192274244212119142188245315281280247181125786643
Female134233265214152127133175318284316315228208138867356
Total30042553945836424627536356359959759547538926316413999

Gender

 Male 3,398 50%
 Female 3,455 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,552 95.6%
 Black Or African American 94 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 118 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 26 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 57 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner410938855756132817149
Renter1038596238311711
Total1414744761959935918860

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,692 70%
 Single Guardian 297 12%
 Singles 365 15%
 Singles With Roommate 79 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,568 64%
 Households with Kids 865 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3333363834353840453863575264573965483535
Female2626312933485249515451565648485545402635
Total5959676767839089969211411310811210594110886170

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06472 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06472 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 06472 real estate data, the median home value of $312,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 06472. Rentals in 06472 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06472 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,848 99.9%
 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 5 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,617 65%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 550 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 266 11%
 Households Vacant 51 2%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 10 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 8%
 2 Bedroom 118 63%
 3+ Bedroom 55 29%
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 $94,042 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06472 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. 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 06472 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,648 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,239 24%
 No Earnings 1,370 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 2,648 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,239 24%
 No Earnings 1,370 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,329 95%
 Public transportation 33 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 155 4%
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 131 6%
 High School Graduate 1,178 51%
 Associate's degree 67 3%
 Bachelor's degree 605 26%
 Master's degree 212 9%
 Professional school degree 62 3%
 Doctorate degree 61 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,070 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 213 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06472

ZIP Code 06472 is in the Area Cooperative Educational School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06472.

Center for Autism Spectrum and Development Disorde
26 Old Post Rd
Northford, CT 06472
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Area Cooperative Educational School District
Totoket Valley Elementary School
1388 Middletown Ave
Northford, CT 06472
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Branford School Distric School District
School to Work Program
1332 Middletown Ave
Northford, CT 06472
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North Branford School Distric School District

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