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ZIP Code 06793

Primary City:Washington, CT (View All Cities)
County: Litchfield County
Timezone: Eastern (12:41am)
Coordinates:41.64, -73.30
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06793

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06793. 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 06793. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06793, 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:
Washington, CT
Acceptable:
Washington Depot, Washington Dt
Unacceptable:
Washington Green

Stats and Demographics for the 06793 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06793 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 06793 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 slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06793 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,140
Population Density 81 people per sq mi
Housing Units 701
Median Home Value $714,500
Land Area 14.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 484
Median Household Income $79,259

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male17193940171818283138566562442622169
Female152734331916222737327069634419181218
Total324673733634405568701261341258845402827

Gender

 Male 565 50%
 Female 575 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,095 96.1%
 Black Or African American 3 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 8 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 21 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner044287122675019
Renter112182722841
Total11660114144755420

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 263 54%
 Single Guardian 50 10%
 Singles 138 29%
 Singles With Roommate 33 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 376 78%
 Households with Kids 108 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male50622356354315125771383
Female114482485106576389852
Total6110610591481510822188151621135

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06793 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06793 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 06793 real estate data, the median home value of $714,500 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 06793. Rentals in 06793 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06793 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,054 92%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 18 2%
 College Student Housing 13 1%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 55 5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 269 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 122 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 93 13%
 Households Vacant 217 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 5.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 19 8.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 168 77.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 5.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 18 26%
 2 Bedroom 12 17%
 3+ Bedroom 39 57%
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 $79,259 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06793 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. ZIP code 06793 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 06793 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 06793 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. 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 06793 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 240 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 338 38%
 No Earnings 306 35%
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 240 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 338 38%
 No Earnings 306 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 217 49%
 Public transportation 61 14%
 Taxicab 7 2%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 68 15%
 Worked at Home 94 21%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 06793 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 4 1%
 High School Graduate 58 19%
 Associate's degree 7 2%
 Bachelor's degree 107 36%
 Master's degree 73 24%
 Professional school degree 51 17%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 55 29%
 Enrolled in Private School 133 71%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06793

ZIP Code 06793 is in the Regional School District 12. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06793.

Early Childhood Education Center
159 South St
Washington, CT 06793
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Regional School District 12
Shepaug Valley Middle School
159 South St
Washington, CT 06793
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Regional School District 12
Shepaug Valley High School
159 South St
Washington, CT 06793
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Regional School District 12
The Glenholme School
81 Sabbaday Ln
Washington, CT 06793
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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