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ZIP Code 06515

Primary City:New Haven, CT (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Amity
County: New Haven County
Timezone: Eastern (5:09pm)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.33, -72.97
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06515

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06515. 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 06515. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06515, 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:
New Haven, CT
Unacceptable:
N Haven, Westville

Stats and Demographics for the 06515 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06515 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 06515 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06515 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,141
Population Density 3,759 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,970
Median Home Value $234,500
Land Area 4.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,401
Median Household Income $51,611

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5604674498951,01064254242841444742739637124515811511099
Female5084324501,2391,214737674503526541489513437327221185193177
Total1,0688998992,1342,2241,3791,216931940988916909808572379300303276

Gender

 Male 7,775 45%
 Female 9,366 55%
Gender

Race

 White 8,706 50.8%
 Black Or African American 6,493 37.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 62 0.4%
 Asian 440 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 750 4.4%
 Two Or More Races 684 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10275480584677385198118
Renter4471,079590566397269222104
Total4571,3541,0701,1501,074654420222

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,073 32%
 Single Guardian 1,494 23%
 Singles 2,184 34%
 Singles With Roommate 650 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,504 70%
 Households with Kids 1,897 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male117106971021079391878986978388958585110269346326
Female95122891039494756910080109908487717697427568451
Total212228186205201187166156189166206173172182156161207696914777

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06515 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 06515 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 06515 real estate data, the median home value of $234,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06515 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06515 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06515 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,684 85.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 85 0.5%
 Other Institutional 31 0.2%
 College Student Housing 2,058 12.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 275 1.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,161 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 566 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,674 53%
 Households Vacant 569 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 318 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 3%
 For Sale Only 32 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 35 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 153 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 135 4%
 1 Bedroom 934 27%
 2 Bedroom 1,676 48%
 3+ Bedroom 730 21%
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 $51,611 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06515 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 06515 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of 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 06515 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 5,375 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,066 34%
 No Earnings 4,412 30%
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 5,375 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,066 34%
 No Earnings 4,412 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,055 80%
 Public transportation 692 8%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 725 8%
 Worked at Home 375 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 717 15%
 High School Graduate 1,543 33%
 Associate's degree 292 6%
 Bachelor's degree 943 20%
 Master's degree 669 14%
 Professional school degree 271 6%
 Doctorate degree 298 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,395 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 587 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 261 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06515

ZIP Code 06515 is in the New Haven School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06515.

Davis 21st Century Magnet Elementary School
35 Davis St
New Haven, CT 06515
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Haven School District
Edgewood School
737 Edgewood Ave
New Haven, CT 06515
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Haven School District
Headstart
54 Meadow St
New Haven, CT 06515
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Haven School District
Truman School
311 Valley St
New Haven, CT 06515
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Haven School District
Early Learning Center
495 Blake St
New Haven, CT 06515
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Haven School District
Mauro-Sheridan Magnet School
191 Fountain St
New Haven, CT 06515
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Haven School District
Katherine Brennan/Clarence Rogers School
200 Wilmot Rd
New Haven, CT 06515
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Haven School District
Common Ground High School
358 Springside Ave
New Haven, CT 06515
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Common Ground High School Dis School District
Metropolitan Business High School
495 Blake St
New Haven, CT 06515
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New Haven School District
St Aedan/St Brendan School
351 McKinley Ave
New Haven, CT 06515
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hopkins School
986 Forest Rd
New Haven, CT 06515
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Children'S Community Programs of Ct
446a Blake St Ste 100
New Haven, CT 06515
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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