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ZIP Code 06716

Primary City:Wolcott, CT (View All Cities)
County: New Haven County
Timezone: Eastern (8:37am)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.60, -72.98
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06716

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06716. 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 06716. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06716, 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:
Wolcott, CT
Acceptable:
Waterbury

Stats and Demographics for the 06716 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06716 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 06716 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06716 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,680
Population Density 816 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,276
Median Home Value $247,400
Land Area 20.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.67 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,007
Median Household Income $83,993

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male371559653647437289371486657812747577410369256182125126
Female365511621613433309394521775769745580488401317251231282
Total7361,0701,2741,2608705987651,0071,4321,5811,4921,157898770573433356408

Gender

 Male 8,074 48%
 Female 8,606 52%
Gender

Race

 White 15,758 94.5%
 Black Or African American 293 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.2%
 Asian 210 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 144 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 246 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner223771,0671,5401,042688372131
Renter187913413910110011879
Total404561,2011,6791,143788490210

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,664 61%
 Single Guardian 893 15%
 Singles 1,175 20%
 Singles With Roommate 275 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,805 63%
 Households with Kids 2,202 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male736768911049911910912811611713512815714613013613110487
Female61808475899311612291951371341171381461381321168181
Total134147152166193192235231219211254269245295292268268247185168

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06716 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06716 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 06716 real estate data, the median home value of $247,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 06716. Rentals in 06716 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06716 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,516 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 116 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 36 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,964 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,275 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 768 12%
 Households Vacant 269 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 33 12.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 87 32.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 6.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 65 24.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 24.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 37 5%
 1 Bedroom 282 39%
 2 Bedroom 197 27%
 3+ Bedroom 209 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 $83,993 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06716 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 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 06716 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 6,409 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,510 26%
 No Earnings 3,649 27%
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 6,409 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,510 26%
 No Earnings 3,649 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,563 95.9%
 Public transportation 61 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 40 0.4%
 Worked at Home 263 2.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 392 7%
 High School Graduate 3,130 56%
 Associate's degree 513 9%
 Bachelor's degree 895 16%
 Master's degree 578 10%
 Professional school degree 55 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,842 86.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 301 9.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 162 4.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06716

ZIP Code 06716 is in the Wolcott School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06716.

Tyrrell Middle School
500 Todd Rd
Wolcott, CT 06716
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wolcott School District
Frisbie School
24 Todd Rd
Wolcott, CT 06716
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wolcott School District
Alcott School
1490 Woodtick Rd
Wolcott, CT 06716
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wolcott School District
Wakelee School
12 Hempel Dr
Wolcott, CT 06716
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wolcott School District
Wolcott High School
457 Bound Line Rd
Wolcott, CT 06716
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wolcott School District

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