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ZIP Code 06890

Primary City:Southport, CT (View All Cities)
County: Fairfield County
Timezone: Eastern (7:22pm)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.14, -73.29
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06890

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06890. 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 06890. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06890, 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:
Southport, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06890 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06890 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 06890 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 06890 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,306
Population Density 1,488 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,731
Median Home Value $785,600
Land Area 2.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,571
Median Household Income $166,938

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12419820615152426710415017519615512410563435465
Female117189186108585262126180213185158149112727886101
Total24138739225911094129230330388381313273217135121140166

Gender

 Male 2,074 48%
 Female 2,232 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,016 93.3%
 Black Or African American 55 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 156 3.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 66 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner54323334929218414381
Renter637396242212113
Total118027241133420516494

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 980 62%
 Single Guardian 154 10%
 Singles 370 24%
 Singles With Roommate 67 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 966 61%
 Households with Kids 605 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2118233744392843444451393537423835261010
Female172923263730423446402738473431252419910
Total3847466381697077908478778271736359451920

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06890 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 06890 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 06890 real estate data, the median home value of $785,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 06890 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06890 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,193 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 113 3%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 910 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 420 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 241 14%
 Households Vacant 160 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 33 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 21 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 68 43%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 25 17%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 36 25%
 3+ Bedroom 83 58%
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 $166,938 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 06890 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 06890 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,211 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 802 24%
 No Earnings 1,272 39%
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 1,211 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 802 24%
 No Earnings 1,272 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,284 73.2%
 Public transportation 280 16.0%
 Taxicab 9 0.5%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 75 4.3%
 Worked at Home 107 6.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 06890 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 44 3%
 High School Graduate 282 20%
 Associate's degree 55 4%
 Bachelor's degree 531 38%
 Master's degree 340 24%
 Professional school degree 118 8%
 Doctorate degree 25 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 835 74.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 218 19.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 65 5.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06890

ZIP Code 06890 is in the Fairfield School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06890.

Mill Hill School
635 Mill Hill Terrace
Fairfield, CT 06890
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairfield School District
Giant Steps Connecticut
309 Barberry Rd
Southport, CT 06890
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Eagle Hill - Southport
214 Main St
Southport, CT 06890
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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