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ZIP Code 06610

Primary City:Bridgeport, CT (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Lake Success|North Bridgeport
County: Fairfield County
Timezone: Eastern (3:56am)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.20, -73.17
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06610

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06610. 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 06610. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06610, 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 06610 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06610 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 06610 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged 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 06610 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,735
Population Density 7,435 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,405
Median Home Value $157,900
Land Area 3.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,624
Median Household Income $38,300

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male799759767788772782719758754776752632471382258195167129
Female778754759770804856831784833889902707644480393282273336
Total1,5771,5131,5261,5581,5761,6381,5501,5421,5871,6651,6541,3391,115862651477440465

Gender

 Male 10,660 47%
 Female 12,075 53%
Gender

Race

 White 8,883 39.1%
 Black Or African American 8,824 38.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 109 0.5%
 Asian 509 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 3,490 15.4%
 Two Or More Races 905 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner524638461,021835497317181
Renter296876835931591499266118
Total3481,3391,6811,9521,426996583299

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,789 32%
 Single Guardian 2,633 31%
 Singles 2,721 32%
 Singles With Roommate 481 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,520 64%
 Households with Kids 3,104 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male157170169149159133167145155157154163146147159171162151145174
Female142156152156164149160157124166147178140128143154167155151168
Total299326321305323282327302279323301341286275302325329306296342

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06610 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 06610 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 06610 real estate data, the median home value of $157,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06610 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06610 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06610 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,116 97.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 86 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 16 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 446 2.0%
 Other Institutional 50 0.2%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 21 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,185 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,027 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,412 47%
 Households Vacant 781 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 405 52%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 123 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 208 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 249 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,317 29%
 2 Bedroom 2,059 46%
 3+ Bedroom 841 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 $38,300 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06610 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 06610 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 06610 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 06610 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 6,373 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,453 26%
 No Earnings 6,142 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 6,373 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,453 26%
 No Earnings 6,142 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,653 83.0%
 Public transportation 955 10.4%
 Taxicab 17 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 465 5.0%
 Worked at Home 128 1.4%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,747 28.3%
 High School Graduate 3,539 57.2%
 Associate's degree 301 4.9%
 Bachelor's degree 478 7.7%
 Master's degree 87 1.4%
 Professional school degree 28 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,439 82.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 626 11.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 303 5.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06610

ZIP Code 06610 is in the Department of Mental Health a School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06610.

Greater Bridgeport Community Mental Health Center
1635 Central Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Department of Mental Health a School District
Beardsley School
500 Huntington Rd
Bridgeport, CT 06610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeport School District
Edison School
115 Boston Terrace
Bridgeport, CT 06610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeport School District
Hall School
290 Clermont Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeport School District
Hooker School
138 Roger Williams Rd
Bridgeport, CT 06610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeport School District
Multicultural Magnet School
700 Palisade Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeport School District
High Horizons Magnet School
700 Palisade Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bridgeport School District
Six-Six Magnet School
601 Pearl Harbor St
Bridgeport, CT 06610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cooperative Educational Servi School District
Bullard-Havens Technical High School
500 Palisade Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Connecticut Technical High Sc School District
Harding High School
1734 Central Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bridgeport School District
St Ambrose School
461 Mill Hill Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cope School
425 Grant St
Bridgeport, CT 06610
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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