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ZIP Code 06877

Primary City:Ridgefield, CT (View All Cities)
County: Fairfield County
Timezone: Eastern (6:52pm)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.31, -73.49
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06877

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06877. 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 06877. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06877, 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:
Ridgefield, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06877 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06877 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 06877 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 parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06877 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,677
Population Density 713 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,435
Median Home Value $694,900
Land Area 34.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,813
Median Household Income $147,025

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6811,0501,3289633132843105359891,2571,182896725461345275213138
Female6621,0141,1729053352823727191,1081,3801,201910721545416351298341
Total1,3432,0642,5001,8686485666821,2542,0972,6372,3831,8061,4461,006761626511479

Gender

 Male 11,945 48%
 Female 12,732 52%
Gender

Race

 White 23,171 93.9%
 Black Or African American 179 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.1%
 Asian 800 3.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 132 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 360 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner132481,3842,4061,670942575160
Renter33200285311196136148106
Total464481,6692,7171,8661,078723266

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,991 68%
 Single Guardian 729 8%
 Singles 1,827 21%
 Singles With Roommate 266 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,035 57%
 Households with Kids 3,778 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1141311591921802092192282142792622452832592672412351615943
Female1131301551601781862151972382332212362432392372402321366068
Total227261314352358395434425452512483481526498504481467297119111

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06877 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 06877 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 06877 real estate data, the median home value of $694,900 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 06877. Rentals in 06877 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06877 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,400 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 252 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 25 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,781 61%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,617 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,415 15%
 Households Vacant 622 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 115 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 122 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 197 32%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 153 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 18 1%
 1 Bedroom 577 38%
 2 Bedroom 500 33%
 3+ Bedroom 417 28%
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 $147,025 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06877 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 06877 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. However, that is not the case in 06877. 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 7,721 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,821 26%
 No Earnings 5,855 32%
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 7,721 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,821 26%
 No Earnings 5,855 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,264 82.8%
 Public transportation 556 5.0%
 Taxicab 18 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 257 2.3%
 Worked at Home 1,097 9.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 06877 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 121 2%
 High School Graduate 1,446 19%
 Associate's degree 295 4%
 Bachelor's degree 3,158 41%
 Master's degree 1,975 25%
 Professional school degree 540 7%
 Doctorate degree 220 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,947 84.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 884 12.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 223 3.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06877

ZIP Code 06877 is in the Ridgefield School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06877.

Branchville Elementary School
40 Florida Rd
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ridgefield School District
East Ridge Middle School
10 East Ridge Rd
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ridgefield School District
Farmingville Elementary School
324 Farmingtonroad
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ridgefield School District
Ridgebury Elementary School
112 Bennett's Farm Rd
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ridgefield School District
Scotland Elementary School
111 Barlow Mountain Rd
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ridgefield School District
Veterans Park Elementary School
8 Governor St
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ridgefield School District
Scotts Ridge Middle School
750 North Salem Rd
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ridgefield School District
Barlow Mountain Elementary School
115 Barlow Mountain Rd
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ridgefield School District
Ridgefield High School
700 North Salem Rd
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ridgefield School District
Ridgefield Transition Program
8 Governor St
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ridgefield School District
Ridgefield Academy
223 W Mountain Rd
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ridgefield Montessori School
96 Danbury Rd Ste 12
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Mary School
183 High Ridge Ave
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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