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ZIP Code 06702

Primary City:Waterbury, CT (View All Cities)
County: New Haven County
Timezone: Eastern (5:19pm)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.56, -73.04
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06702

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06702. 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 06702. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06702, 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:
Waterbury, CT
Unacceptable:
Wtby

Stats and Demographics for the 06702 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06702 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 06702 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06702 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,654
Population Density 5,715 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,046
Median Home Value $115,700
Land Area 0.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,767
Median Household Income $11,368

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male938393125141121104961061541231081028569625044
Female95839213011310961739114211411111610610611189153
Total188166185255254230165169197296237219218191175173139197

Gender

 Male 1,759 48%
 Female 1,895 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,631 44.6%
 Black Or African American 900 24.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.9%
 Asian 23 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 897 24.5%
 Two Or More Races 167 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3381417734
Renter7217421834131527221898
Total75177226355332279221102

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 203 11%
 Single Guardian 393 22%
 Singles 1,078 61%
 Singles With Roommate 93 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,431 81%
 Households with Kids 336 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2120171119161614181416222615173417342326
Female1416242014191318191120171430241821363128
Total3536413133352932372536394045415238705454

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06702 has a slightly less than average 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 06702 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 06702 real estate data, the median home value of $115,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06702 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06702 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06702 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,262 89.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 74 2.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 206 5.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 108 3.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 28 1%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 31 2%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,708 83%
 Households Vacant 279 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 175 62.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1.4%
 For Sale Only 6 2.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 92 33.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 269 16%
 1 Bedroom 1,030 60%
 2 Bedroom 243 14%
 3+ Bedroom 177 10%
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 $11,368 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06702 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 06702 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 06702 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. 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 06702 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 419 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 219 9%
 No Earnings 1,914 75%
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 419 16%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 219 9%
 No Earnings 1,914 75%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 330 57%
 Public transportation 103 18%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 125 22%
 Worked at Home 21 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. 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 550 52.2%
 High School Graduate 402 38.1%
 Associate's degree 18 1.7%
 Bachelor's degree 77 7.3%
 Master's degree 5 0.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 280 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 83 22%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06702

ZIP Code 06702 is in the Waterbury School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06702.

Enlightenment School
30a Church St
Waterbury, CT 06702
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Waterbury School District
Maloney Interdistrict Magnet School
233 South Elm St
Waterbury, CT 06702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waterbury School District
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (middle)
16 South Elm St
Waterbury, CT 06702
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Waterbury School District
Waterbury Arts Magnet School (high)
16 South Elm St
Waterbury, CT 06702
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Waterbury School District
Childrens Community School
31 Wolcott St
Waterbury, CT 06702
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Stepping Stones School
63 Prospect St
Waterbury, CT 06702
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Alpha & Omega Christian Academy
50 Linden St
Waterbury, CT 06702
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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