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ZIP Code 06794

Primary City:Washington Depot, CT (View All Cities)
County: Litchfield County
Timezone: Eastern (10:59pm)
Coordinates:41.65, -73.32
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06794

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06794. 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 06794. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06794, 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 Depot, CT
Acceptable:
Washington Dt
Unacceptable:
Washington

Stats and Demographics for the 06794 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06794 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 06794 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06794 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,065
Population Density 78 people per sq mi
Housing Units 634
Median Home Value $478,100
Land Area 13.59 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 452
Median Household Income $89,773

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male213440282010182541353748403930211710
Female243631191516262836344849473737271922
Total457071473526445377698597877667483632

Gender

 Male 514 48%
 Female 551 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,033 97.0%
 Black Or African American 9 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 10 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner07356783814821
Renter31830151614113
Total325658299955924

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 239 53%
 Single Guardian 44 10%
 Singles 138 31%
 Singles With Roommate 31 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 344 76%
 Households with Kids 108 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2555269891086971253440
Female553661375595836904511
Total71081181916131419131412132157951

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06794 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06794 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 06794 real estate data, the median home value of $478,100 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 06794. Rentals in 06794 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06794 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,005 94%
 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 60 6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 219 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 123 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 110 17%
 Households Vacant 182 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 11.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 11 6.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 131 72.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 7.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 81 46%
 2 Bedroom 49 28%
 3+ Bedroom 47 27%
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 $89,773 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06794 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. Residents in ZIP code 06794 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 06794 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 06794 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 627 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 361 29%
 No Earnings 269 21%
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 627 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 361 29%
 No Earnings 269 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 661 76%
 Public transportation 49 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 114 13%
 Worked at Home 48 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 06794 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 18 3%
 High School Graduate 204 37%
 Associate's degree 24 4%
 Bachelor's degree 194 36%
 Master's degree 76 14%
 Professional school degree 12 2%
 Doctorate degree 18 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 156 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 67 29%
 Not Enrolled in School 9 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06794

ZIP Code 06794 is in the Regional School District 12. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06794.

Washington Primary School
11 School St
Washington Depot, CT 06794
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Regional School District 12
Rumsey Hall School
201 Romford Rd
Washington Depot, CT 06794
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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