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ZIP Code 06795

Primary City:Watertown, CT (View All Cities)
County: Litchfield County
Timezone: Eastern (11:00pm)
Coordinates:41.62, -73.12
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06795

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06795. 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 06795. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06795, 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:
Watertown, CT
Unacceptable:
Oakville

Stats and Demographics for the 06795 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06795 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 06795 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 adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06795 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,144
Population Density 540 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,552
Median Home Value $288,500
Land Area 26.20 sq mi
Water Area 0.46 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,319
Median Household Income $97,354

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male357367500473335323304377521595634565500339221185128104
Female277406505454320314293402536662730571511349295238202251
Total6347731,0059276556375977791,0571,2571,3641,1361,011688516423330355

Gender

 Male 6,828 48%
 Female 7,316 52%
Gender

Race

 White 13,473 95.3%
 Black Or African American 152 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.2%
 Asian 234 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 88 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 163 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner212727851,2161,092620366148
Renter351231271601129510245
Total563959121,3761,204715468193

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,267 61%
 Single Guardian 661 12%
 Singles 1,196 22%
 Singles With Roommate 195 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,615 68%
 Households with Kids 1,704 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6276707460797971788593921291011131031031035160
Female535354587777807498918910211011310811695716457
Total115129124132137156159145176176182194239214221219198174115117

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06795 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06795 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 06795 real estate data, the median home value of $288,500 is 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 06795. Rentals in 06795 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06795 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,883 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 104 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 157 1.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,234 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,286 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 799 14%
 Households Vacant 233 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 53 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 37 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 2%
 1 Bedroom 273 49%
 2 Bedroom 160 29%
 3+ Bedroom 109 20%
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 $97,354 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06795 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 06795 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 5,376 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,253 28%
 No Earnings 2,835 25%
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 5,376 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,253 28%
 No Earnings 2,835 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,154 91.9%
 Public transportation 29 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 214 2.7%
 Worked at Home 369 4.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 279 6%
 High School Graduate 2,326 49%
 Associate's degree 345 7%
 Bachelor's degree 977 20%
 Master's degree 528 11%
 Professional school degree 257 5%
 Doctorate degree 56 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,132 77.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 499 18.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 135 4.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06795

ZIP Code 06795 is in the Watertown School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06795.

Fletcher W. Judson School
124 Hamilton Ln
Watertown, CT 06795
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Watertown School District
Watertown High School
324 French St
Watertown, CT 06795
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Watertown School District
St John the Evangelist School
760 Main St
Watertown, CT 06795
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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