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ZIP Code 06798

Primary City:Woodbury, CT (View All Cities)
County: Litchfield County
Timezone: Eastern (3:28pm)
Coordinates:41.56, -73.21
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06798

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06798. 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 06798. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06798, 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:
Woodbury, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06798 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06798 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 06798 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 06798 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,984
Population Density 274 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,569
Median Home Value $360,700
Land Area 36.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,219
Median Household Income $81,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2002923343242021872012413604444944043872741951308686
Female196277351290184183188275375494516454424312199153141131
Total3965696856143863703895167359381,010858811586394283227217

Gender

 Male 4,841 48%
 Female 5,143 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,556 95.7%
 Black Or African American 57 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.3%
 Asian 168 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 38 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 132 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8169497906843505257100
Renter491311411871701159051
Total573006381,0931,013620347151

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,336 55%
 Single Guardian 436 10%
 Singles 1,203 29%
 Singles With Roommate 244 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,041 72%
 Households with Kids 1,178 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3239474256535459704470816970877371484534
Female3932484950444754826265678374758063363624
Total7171959110697101113152106135148152144162153134848158

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06798 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06798 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 06798 real estate data, the median home value of $360,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06798 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06798 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06798 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,961 99.8%
 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 23 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,438 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 847 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 934 20%
 Households Vacant 350 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 74 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 68 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 112 32%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 79 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 85 9%
 1 Bedroom 192 21%
 2 Bedroom 502 55%
 3+ Bedroom 130 14%
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 $81,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06798 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. However, that is not the case in 06798. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,340 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,497 31%
 No Earnings 2,336 29%
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 3,340 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,497 31%
 No Earnings 2,336 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,561 88%
 Public transportation 75 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 75 1%
 Worked at Home 456 9%
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 240 7%
 High School Graduate 1,423 41%
 Associate's degree 175 5%
 Bachelor's degree 842 24%
 Master's degree 493 14%
 Professional school degree 153 4%
 Doctorate degree 117 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,475 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 241 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 133 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06798

ZIP Code 06798 is in the Regional School District 14. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06798.

Integrated Star Preschool Program
125 Main St North
Woodbury, CT 06798
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Regional School District 14
Mitchell Elementary School
14 School St
Woodbury, CT 06798
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Regional School District 14
Woodbury Middle School
67 Washington Ave
Woodbury, CT 06798
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Regional School District 14
Nonnewaug High School
5 Minortown Rd
Woodbury, CT 06798
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Regional School District 14
Creative Arts Studio
122 S Pomperaug Ave Ste 1
Woodbury, CT 06798
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Brown Tufts Montessori
4 Church St
Woodbury, CT 06798
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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