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ZIP Code 06759

Primary City:Litchfield, CT (View All Cities)
County: Litchfield County
Timezone: Eastern (6:43am)
Coordinates:41.8, -73.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06759

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06759. 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 06759. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06759, 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:
Litchfield, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06759 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06759 is located in northwest 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 06759 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06759 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,720
Population Density 114 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,766
Median Home Value $355,000
Land Area 50.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.87 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,362
Median Household Income $84,306

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male127148180243935495124197242248240233176131987477
Female10515022319381749412721427026523224219813010397142
Total232298403436174128189251411512513472475374261201171219

Gender

 Male 2,780 49%
 Female 2,940 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,499 96.1%
 Black Or African American 37 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.1%
 Asian 62 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.2%
 Other Race 33 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 72 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner86424944847733318995
Renter2159819270536261
Total29123330540547386251156

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,325 56%
 Single Guardian 236 10%
 Singles 681 29%
 Singles With Roommate 120 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,724 73%
 Households with Kids 638 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2522163923283429344736374020495244673112
Female1529291824353039223847384159404456401320
Total405145574763646856858375817989961001074432

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06759 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06759 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 06759 real estate data, the median home value of $355,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06759 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06759 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06759 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,493 96.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 68 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 149 2.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,246 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 617 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 499 18%
 Households Vacant 404 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 56 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 38 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 212 52%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 2%
 1 Bedroom 158 33%
 2 Bedroom 134 28%
 3+ Bedroom 171 36%
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 $84,306 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06759 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 06759 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 1,902 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,335 28%
 No Earnings 1,501 32%
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 1,902 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,335 28%
 No Earnings 1,501 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,403 83.1%
 Public transportation 29 1.0%
 Taxicab 8 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 245 8.5%
 Worked at Home 205 7.1%
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 90 5%
 High School Graduate 708 36%
 Associate's degree 140 7%
 Bachelor's degree 616 31%
 Master's degree 229 12%
 Professional school degree 139 7%
 Doctorate degree 63 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 921 83.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 169 15.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 1.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06759

ZIP Code 06759 is in the Education Connection School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06759.

Education Connection Special Education
355 Goshen Rd
Litchfield, CT 06759
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Education Connection School District
Center School
125 West St Box 110
Litchfield, CT 06759
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Litchfield School District
Litchfield Intermediate School
35 Plumb Hill Rd
Litchfield, CT 06759
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Litchfield School District
Education Connection Headstart
355 Goshen Rd
Litchfield, CT 06759
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Education Connection School District
Early Childhood Learning Center
98 Wamogo Rd
Litchfield, CT 06759
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Regional School District 06
Litchfield High School
14 Plumb Hill Rd
Litchfield, CT 06759
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Litchfield School District
Wamogo Regional High School
98 Wamogo Rd
Litchfield, CT 06759
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Regional School District 06
The Forman School
12 Norfolk Rd
Litchfield, CT 06759
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Touchstone School
11 Country Place
Litchfield, CT 06759
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private

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