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ZIP Code 06812

Primary City:New Fairfield, CT (View All Cities)
County: Fairfield County
Timezone: Eastern (7:46am)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.49, -73.49
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06812

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06812. 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 06812. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06812, 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:
New Fairfield, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06812 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06812 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 06812 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 large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06812 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,881
Population Density 679 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,593
Median Home Value $361,500
Land Area 20.44 sq mi
Water Area 4.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,802
Median Household Income $103,100

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3215536695822942092243706066756725283903222071298156
Female31648761352930018824046161775668651742129221014311899
Total6371,0401,2821,1115943974648311,2231,4311,3581,045811614417272199155

Gender

 Male 6,888 50%
 Female 6,993 50%
Gender

Race

 White 13,161 94.8%
 Black Or African American 149 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.1%
 Asian 232 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 123 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 190 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner112089061,388978609287100
Renter754887346221510
Total182629941,4611,024631302110

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,356 70%
 Single Guardian 534 11%
 Singles 752 16%
 Singles With Roommate 160 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,788 58%
 Households with Kids 2,014 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male55727480841101091031471051481411221531261271611046468
Female715662771028310398101103125112131142140132133814363
Total126128136157186193212201248208273253253295266259294185107131

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06812 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06812 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 06812 real estate data, the median home value of $361,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06812 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06812 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06812 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,862 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 19 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,464 62%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,023 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 315 6%
 Households Vacant 791 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 48 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 613 77%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 92 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 38 18%
 2 Bedroom 71 34%
 3+ Bedroom 102 48%
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 $103,100 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06812 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. However, that is not the case in 06812. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,600 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,441 31%
 No Earnings 3,015 27%
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 4,600 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,441 31%
 No Earnings 3,015 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,159 90%
 Public transportation 223 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 61 1%
 Worked at Home 406 6%
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 212 5%
 High School Graduate 2,003 44%
 Associate's degree 366 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,273 28%
 Master's degree 518 11%
 Professional school degree 153 3%
 Doctorate degree 45 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,779 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 216 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 272 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06812

ZIP Code 06812 is in the New Fairfield School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06812.

Consolidated School
12 Gillotti Rd
New Fairfield, CT 06812
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Fairfield School District
Meeting House Hill School
24 Gillotti Rd
New Fairfield, CT 06812
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Fairfield School District
New Fairfield Middle School
56 Gillotti Rd
New Fairfield, CT 06812
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New Fairfield School District
New Fairfield High School
54 Gillotti Rd
New Fairfield, CT 06812
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New Fairfield School District

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