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ZIP Code 06785

Primary City:South Kent, CT (View All Cities)
County: Litchfield County
Timezone: Eastern (9:13am)
Coordinates:41.72, -73.45
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06785

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06785. 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 06785. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06785, 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:
South Kent, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06785 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06785 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 06785 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06785 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 686
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 434
Median Home Value $574,600
Land Area 13.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.43 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 278
Median Household Income $72,404

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male30311511111215172532263228171418810
Female20162025610142723192735311424797
Total504735361722294448515367593138251717

Gender

 Male 352 51%
 Female 334 49%
Gender

Race

 White 653 95.2%
 Black Or African American 14 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 7 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 10 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner06244765342610
Renter213201610122
Total219446375352812

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 165 59%
 Single Guardian 31 11%
 Singles 59 21%
 Singles With Roommate 23 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 201 72%
 Households with Kids 77 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male26679567432334321143
Female404632623101423595333
Total66101312712971337578116476

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06785 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06785 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 06785 real estate data, the median home value of $574,600 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 06785. Rentals in 06785 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06785 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 681 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 2 0.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 127 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 85 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 66 15%
 Households Vacant 156 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 4 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 130 83%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 15 13%
 3+ Bedroom 97 87%
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 $72,404 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06785 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. Residents in ZIP code 06785 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 06785 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 06785 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 06785 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 239 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 216 31%
 No Earnings 233 34%
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 239 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 216 31%
 No Earnings 233 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 257 67%
 Public transportation 35 9%
 Taxicab 10 3%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 11%
 Worked at Home 41 11%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 06785 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 7 3%
 High School Graduate 116 51%
 Associate's degree 11 5%
 Bachelor's degree 39 17%
 Master's degree 42 18%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 13 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 79 63%
 Enrolled in Private School 47 37%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06785

ZIP Code 06785 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06785.

South Kent School
40 Bulls Bridge Rd
South Kent, CT 06785
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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