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ZIP Code 06514

Primary City:Hamden, CT (View All Cities)
County: New Haven County
Timezone: Eastern (3:33pm)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.37, -72.94
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06514

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06514. 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 06514. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06514, 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:
Hamden, CT
Acceptable:
New Haven
Unacceptable:
N Haven

Stats and Demographics for the 06514 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06514 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 06514 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06514 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,265
Population Density 2,346 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,864
Median Home Value $211,900
Land Area 11.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,248
Median Household Income $65,591

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8017198618901,133930801818830925843760630380288253204227
Female7217347738181,4419958969089591,0241,020894727498370366366462
Total1,5221,4531,6341,7082,5741,9251,6971,7261,7891,9491,8631,6541,357878658619570689

Gender

 Male 12,293 47%
 Female 13,972 53%
Gender

Race

 White 15,036 57.2%
 Black Or African American 7,673 29.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.2%
 Asian 1,488 5.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 1,178 4.5%
 Two Or More Races 829 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner476771,2101,5851,389733604316
Renter4901,01667263743919014895
Total5371,6931,8822,2221,828923752411

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,440 43%
 Single Guardian 2,055 20%
 Singles 2,912 28%
 Singles With Roommate 841 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,041 69%
 Households with Kids 3,207 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male160156158165157142122147151170177155169190168194203171154172
Female147153145128137170138156133163153136163158189165155154155225
Total307309303293294312260303284333330291332348357359358325309397

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06514 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06514 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 06514 real estate data, the median home value of $211,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06514 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06514 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 06514 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,426 96.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 137 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 573 2.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 129 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,049 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,512 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,687 34%
 Households Vacant 616 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 299 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 111 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 146 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 134 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,243 33%
 2 Bedroom 1,525 41%
 3+ Bedroom 859 23%
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 $65,591 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06514 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 06514 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 06514 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 06514 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 10,231 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,526 25%
 No Earnings 6,458 29%
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 10,231 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,526 25%
 No Earnings 6,458 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,462 88.3%
 Public transportation 888 6.3%
 Taxicab 18 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 562 4.0%
 Worked at Home 184 1.3%
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 802 10%
 High School Graduate 4,278 52%
 Associate's degree 301 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,765 21%
 Master's degree 615 7%
 Professional school degree 241 3%
 Doctorate degree 298 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,741 78.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 635 13.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 422 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06514

ZIP Code 06514 is in the Area Cooperative Educational School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06514.

Wintergreen Interdistrict Magnet School
670 Wintergreen Ave
Hamden, CT 06514
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Area Cooperative Educational School District
Bear Path School
10 Kirk Rd
Hamden, CT 06514
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamden School District
Church Street School
95 Church St
Hamden, CT 06514
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamden School District
Dunbar Hill School
315 Ln St
Hamden, CT 06514
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamden School District
Helen Street School
285 Helen St
Hamden, CT 06514
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamden School District
Shepherd Glen School
1 Skiff St Extension
Hamden, CT 06514
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamden School District
Eli Whitney Technical High School
71 Jones Rd
Hamden, CT 06514
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Connecticut Technical High Sc School District
Hamden High School
2040 Dixwell Ave
Hamden, CT 06514
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hamden School District
Hyde Leadership School
306 Circular Dr
Hamden, CT 06514
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New Haven School District
Sacred Heart Academy
265 Benham St
Hamden, CT 06514
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Laurel Oaks Adventist School
14 W Shepard Ave
Hamden, CT 06514
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sacred Heart Manor Nursery & Kdgn
261 Benham St
Hamden, CT 06514
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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