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ZIP Code 06607

Primary City:Bridgeport, CT (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Lower East End|East End
County: Fairfield County
Timezone: Eastern (9:15am)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.18, -73.17
ZIP (~1500 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06607

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06607. 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 06607. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06607, 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 06607 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06607 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 a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 06607 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06607 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,843
Population Density 6,708 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,309
Median Home Value $159,700
Land Area 1.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,703
Median Household Income $30,840

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male34629733431931427425521224323420717711911774702817
Female320286365398330313333286282255276192158141113754637
Total6665836997176445875884985254894833692772581871457454

Gender

 Male 3,637 46%
 Female 4,206 54%
Gender

Race

 White 1,281 16.3%
 Black Or African American 4,595 58.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 0.6%
 Asian 57 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.1%
 Other Race 1,529 19.5%
 Two Or More Races 323 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner57814018117916510633
Renter1274624163542331476512
Total13254055653541231217145

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 660 24%
 Single Guardian 1,210 45%
 Singles 685 25%
 Singles With Roommate 148 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,480 55%
 Households with Kids 1,223 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8361626760746244576756738157507576447471
Female7561665851676350558273835869667583868872
Total15812212812511114112594112149129156139126116150159130162143

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06607 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 06607 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 06607 real estate data, the median home value of $159,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06607 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06607 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 06607 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,792 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 10 0.1%
 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 41 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 576 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 311 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,816 55%
 Households Vacant 606 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 318 52.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.5%
 For Sale Only 69 11.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 1.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 197 32.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 53 3%
 1 Bedroom 240 14%
 2 Bedroom 752 44%
 3+ Bedroom 669 39%
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 $30,840 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06607 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 06607 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 06607 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 1,709 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,659 29%
 No Earnings 2,274 40%
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 1,709 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,659 29%
 No Earnings 2,274 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,010 76%
 Public transportation 458 17%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 120 5%
 Worked at Home 49 2%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 622 36%
 High School Graduate 905 53%
 Associate's degree 97 6%
 Bachelor's degree 66 4%
 Master's degree 31 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,365 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 187 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 136 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06607

ZIP Code 06607 is in the Bridgeport School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06607.

Jettie S. Tisdale School
345 Logan St
Bridgeport, CT 06607
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeport School District
Dunbar School
445 Union Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06607
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeport School District
Love Christian Academy
729 Union Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06607
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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