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ZIP Code 06512

Primary City:East Haven, CT (View All Cities)
County: New Haven County
Timezone: Eastern (7:04pm)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.28, -72.87
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06512

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06512. 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 06512. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06512, 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:
East Haven, CT
Acceptable:
New Haven
Unacceptable:
N Haven

Stats and Demographics for the 06512 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06512 is located in south Connecticut and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 06512 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06512 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,861
Population Density 2,838 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,136
Median Home Value $220,400
Land Area 10.52 sq mi
Water Area 2.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,212
Median Household Income $65,559

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8048247968499141,0089421,0121,0591,1391,063922820575409404329394
Female7877238278199081,0219299641,1171,1711,1751,069965734539548527775
Total1,5911,5471,6231,6681,8222,0291,8711,9762,1762,3102,2381,9911,7851,3099489528561,169

Gender

 Male 14,263 48%
 Female 15,598 52%
Gender

Race

 White 25,397 85.1%
 Black Or African American 1,329 4.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 54 0.2%
 Asian 926 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 1,500 5.0%
 Two Or More Races 646 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner548161,4331,9151,7391,041818428
Renter239816694703556325346289
Total2931,6322,1272,6182,2951,3661,164717

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,201 43%
 Single Guardian 2,275 19%
 Singles 3,872 32%
 Singles With Roommate 864 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,872 73%
 Households with Kids 3,340 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male157153165155176150180153165152144163168169176168189148168164
Female148136171160165141135147135172170168155162159163195153149164
Total305289336315341291315300300324314331323331335331384301317328

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06512 has a small 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 06512 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 06512 real estate data, the median home value of $220,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06512 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06512 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06512 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,488 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 367 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,062 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,182 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,968 30%
 Households Vacant 924 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 271 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 157 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 48 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 271 29%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 162 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 315 9%
 1 Bedroom 1,175 32%
 2 Bedroom 1,460 40%
 3+ Bedroom 691 19%
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 $65,559 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06512 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 06512 has very few people that work at home. 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 06512 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 10,013 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,809 24%
 No Earnings 8,062 34%
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 10,013 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,809 24%
 No Earnings 8,062 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,138 94.8%
 Public transportation 235 1.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 24 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 232 1.7%
 Worked at Home 226 1.6%
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 1,038 10%
 High School Graduate 5,967 59%
 Associate's degree 773 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,479 15%
 Master's degree 580 6%
 Professional school degree 164 2%
 Doctorate degree 131 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,905 82.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 563 12.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 243 5.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06512

ZIP Code 06512 is in the East Haven School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06512.

D. C. Moore School
82 Elliot St
East Haven, CT 06512
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Haven School District
Deer Run School
311 Foxon Rd
East Haven, CT 06512
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Haven School District
Dominick H. Ferrara School
22 Maynard Rd
East Haven, CT 06512
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Haven School District
Joseph Melillo Middle School
67 Hudson St
East Haven, CT 06512
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Haven School District
Grove J. Tuttle School
108 Prospect St
East Haven, CT 06512
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Haven School District
Momauguin School
99 Cosey Beach Rd
East Haven, CT 06512
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Haven School District
Carbone School/East Haven Academy
200 Tyler St
East Haven, CT 06512
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Haven School District
Overbrook Elementary School
54 Gerrish Ave
East Haven, CT 06512
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Haven School District
Nathan Hale School
480 Townsend Ave
New Haven, CT 06512
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Haven School District
Pathways
290 Dodge Ave
East Haven, CT 06512
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Haven School District
St Bernadette Catholic School
20 Burr St
New Haven, CT 06512
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Vincent De Paul School
35 Bishop St
East Haven, CT 06512
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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