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ZIP Code 06786

Primary City:Terryville, CT (View All Cities)
County: Litchfield County
Timezone: Eastern (7:53pm)
Coordinates:41.66, -73.02
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06786

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06786. 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 06786. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06786, 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:
Terryville, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06786 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06786 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 06786 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06786 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,867
Population Density 687 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,169
Median Home Value $198,100
Land Area 14.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,911
Median Household Income $69,964

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male264258392332258257292325426426430363296201119797366
Female231287318337287260292324401479449347302201137127106125
Total495545710669545517584649827905879710598402256206179191

Gender

 Male 4,857 49%
 Female 5,010 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,439 95.7%
 Black Or African American 86 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.2%
 Asian 87 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 66 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 170 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner25285616829644353194105
Renter64161168179111637044
Total894467841,008755416264149

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,109 54%
 Single Guardian 592 15%
 Singles 960 25%
 Singles With Roommate 250 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,656 68%
 Households with Kids 1,255 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4558576043445360586879638597727675515843
Female5451355455664354695566606770736990475858
Total9910992114981109611412712314512315216714514516598116101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06786 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06786 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 06786 real estate data, the median home value of $198,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06786 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06786 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06786 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,855 99.9%
 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 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,329 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 722 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 860 21%
 Households Vacant 258 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 80 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Sale Only 39 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 12%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 81 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 51 9%
 1 Bedroom 132 23%
 2 Bedroom 192 33%
 3+ Bedroom 200 35%
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 $69,964 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06786 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 06786 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 3,590 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,008 25%
 No Earnings 2,419 30%
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 3,590 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,008 25%
 No Earnings 2,419 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,750 94.6%
 Public transportation 33 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 83 1.7%
 Worked at Home 152 3.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 441 13%
 High School Graduate 2,119 63%
 Associate's degree 177 5%
 Bachelor's degree 321 10%
 Master's degree 241 7%
 Professional school degree 59 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,516 78.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 283 14.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 143 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06786

ZIP Code 06786 is in the Plymouth School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06786.

Eli Terry Junior Middle School
79 North Main St
Terryville, CT 06786
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Plymouth School District
Harry S. Fisher Elementary School
79 North Main St
Terryville, CT 06786
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plymouth School District
Terryville High School
21 North Main St
Terryville, CT 06786
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Plymouth School District

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