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ZIP Code 06784

Primary City:Sherman, CT (View All Cities)
County: Fairfield County
Timezone: Eastern (5:12pm)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.59, -73.49
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06784

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06784. 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 06784. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06784, 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:
Sherman, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06784 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06784 is located in west 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 06784 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06784 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,689
Population Density 159 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,884
Median Home Value $542,500
Land Area 23.18 sq mi
Water Area 1.81 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,434
Median Household Income $111,094

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male771131531217244458212319019618213711787473231
Female811141401285443518314920219617112611567522939
Total1582272932491268796165272392392353263232154996170

Gender

 Male 1,849 50%
 Female 1,840 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,574 96.9%
 Black Or African American 17 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 36 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 16 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 45 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner54018640731922210038
Renter320192824986
Total86020543534323110844

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 924 64%
 Single Guardian 134 9%
 Singles 293 20%
 Singles With Roommate 83 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 963 67%
 Households with Kids 471 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1210222121151926322330333730252333261425
Female201713131620202236182628412730283818149
Total3227353437353948684156617857555171442834

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06784 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06784 were primarily built in the 1980s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 06784 real estate data, the median home value of $542,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 06784. Rentals in 06784 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06784 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,689 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 973 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 344 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 117 6%
 Households Vacant 450 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 38 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 354 79%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 42 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 38 29%
 2 Bedroom 14 11%
 3+ Bedroom 77 60%
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 $111,094 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06784 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. In 06784 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,261 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 877 29%
 No Earnings 845 28%
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 1,261 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 877 29%
 No Earnings 845 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,563 85%
 Public transportation 49 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 89 5%
 Worked at Home 131 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 06784 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 28 2%
 High School Graduate 480 37%
 Associate's degree 103 8%
 Bachelor's degree 455 35%
 Master's degree 163 12%
 Professional school degree 59 5%
 Doctorate degree 20 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 631 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 58 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 76 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06784

ZIP Code 06784 is in the Sherman School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06784.

Sherman School
2 Route 37 East
Sherman, CT 06784
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sherman School District

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