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ZIP Code 06831

Primary City:Greenwich, CT (View All Cities)
County: Fairfield County
Timezone: Eastern (3:23pm)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.08, -73.66
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06831

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06831. 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 06831. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06831, 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:
Greenwich, CT
Unacceptable:
Glenville

Stats and Demographics for the 06831 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06831 is located in southwest 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 06831 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06831 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,792
Population Density 538 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,217
Median Home Value $1,000,001
Land Area 27.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.54 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,408
Median Household Income $130,075

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male389509607501236216263325466587637574485385276264199157
Female355479519510212251258404584702683588557386352248255373
Total7449881,1261,0114484675217291,0501,2891,3201,1621,042771628512454530

Gender

 Male 7,076 48%
 Female 7,716 52%
Gender

Race

 White 13,372 90.4%
 Black Or African American 167 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.1%
 Asian 769 5.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 242 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 223 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner111125291,0681,016734522236
Renter21174280305184986256
Total322868091,3731,200832584292

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,382 63%
 Single Guardian 605 11%
 Singles 1,223 23%
 Singles With Roommate 198 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,549 66%
 Households with Kids 1,859 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male691068174969910411298110105119140133120130110934848
Female5566699910094938910310288104104121147105142764043
Total1241721501731961931972012012121932232442542672352521698891

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06831 has a slightly less than average 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 06831 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 06831 real estate data, the median home value of $1,000,001 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 06831. Rentals in 06831 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06831 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,420 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 261 1.8%
 Other Institutional 26 0.2%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 85 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,664 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,564 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,180 19%
 Households Vacant 809 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 94 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Sale Only 85 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 311 38%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 270 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 66 5%
 1 Bedroom 228 19%
 2 Bedroom 486 40%
 3+ Bedroom 450 37%
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 $130,075 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06831 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 06831 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 06831 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 06831 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,392 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,632 22%
 No Earnings 4,735 40%
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 4,392 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,632 22%
 No Earnings 4,735 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,524 75%
 Public transportation 653 11%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 217 4%
 Worked at Home 637 11%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 06831 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 194 4%
 High School Graduate 1,332 27%
 Associate's degree 276 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,597 32%
 Master's degree 885 18%
 Professional school degree 586 12%
 Doctorate degree 138 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,485 48%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,439 47%
 Not Enrolled in School 170 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06831

ZIP Code 06831 is in the Greenwich School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06831.

Parkway School
141 Lower Cross Rd
Greenwich, CT 06831
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenwich School District
Glenville School
33 Riversville Rd
Greenwich, CT 06831
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenwich School District
Eagle Hill School
45 Glenville Rd
Greenwich, CT 06831
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Whitby School
969 Lake Ave
Greenwich, CT 06831
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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