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ZIP Code 06604

Primary City:Bridgeport, CT (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: West End
County: Fairfield County
Timezone: Eastern (5:25pm)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.17, -73.20
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06604

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06604. 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 06604. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06604, 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:
Bridgeport, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06604 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06604 is located in southwest Connecticut and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 06604 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06604 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,313
Population Density 9,680 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,945
Median Home Value $189,900
Land Area 3.13 sq mi
Water Area 1.88 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,549
Median Household Income $34,071

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1008988901,2441,8411,6741,2151,0421,0801,024897688536365272182158160
Female1,0089148511,3951,7861,4021,092916950919810652602415342310300383
Total2,1081,8121,7412,6393,6273,0762,3071,9582,0301,9431,7071,3401,138780614492458543

Gender

 Male 15,266 50%
 Female 15,047 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,995 39.6%
 Black Or African American 9,180 30.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 163 0.5%
 Asian 1,922 6.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 64 0.2%
 Other Race 5,585 18.4%
 Two Or More Races 1,404 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner44355602737649401318210
Renter7091,8071,3821,275923548375214
Total7532,1621,9842,0121,572949693424

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,907 28%
 Single Guardian 3,047 29%
 Singles 3,640 35%
 Singles With Roommate 955 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,966 66%
 Households with Kids 3,583 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male204223233204182192156185183217149163185176182169201305387379
Female181203192200201170148204191177192160168154157178172373515472
Total385426425404383362304389374394341323353330339347373678902851

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06604 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 06604 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 06604 real estate data, the median home value of $189,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06604 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06604 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06604 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,037 89.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 917 3.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 51 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,722 5.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 573 1.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,408 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 908 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,233 61%
 Households Vacant 1,396 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 905 65%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 1%
 For Sale Only 120 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 34 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 56 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 267 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 697 10%
 1 Bedroom 2,032 29%
 2 Bedroom 2,365 33%
 3+ Bedroom 2,034 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 $34,071 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06604 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. ZIP code 06604 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 06604 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 06604 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 7,814 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,325 31%
 No Earnings 8,700 36%
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 7,814 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,325 31%
 No Earnings 8,700 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,748 73.5%
 Public transportation 1,622 13.6%
 Taxicab 8 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,218 10.2%
 Worked at Home 302 2.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,754 30.9%
 High School Graduate 4,215 47.2%
 Associate's degree 368 4.1%
 Bachelor's degree 814 9.1%
 Master's degree 502 5.6%
 Professional school degree 200 2.2%
 Doctorate degree 69 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,136 75.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 703 12.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 655 11.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06604

ZIP Code 06604 is in the Bridgeport School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06604.

Parent-Children Program
948 Main St
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bridgeport School District
Columbus School
275 George St
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeport School District
Classical Studies Academy
240 Linwood Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeport School District
Roosevelt School
680 Park Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeport School District
Geraldine Johnson School
1375 North Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeport School District
Curiale School
300 Laurel Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeport School District
Bridgeport Correctional Center
1106 North Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Unified School District #1
St Raphael Elementary School
324 Frank St
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Augustine Cathedral School
63 Pequonnock St
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kolbe Cathedral High School
33 Calhoun Pl
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Bridgeport Hope School
283 Lafayette St
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bridgeport International Academy
285 Lafayette St Ste 200
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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