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ZIP Code 06903

Primary City:Stamford, CT (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: North Stamford
County: Fairfield
Timezone: Eastern (6:18pm)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.14, -73.55
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06903

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06903. 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 06903. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06903, 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:
Stamford, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06903 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06903 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 06903 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06903 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,499
Population Density 829 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,275
Median Home Value $791,300
Land Area 17.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,036
Median Household Income $169,464

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male437517581456247196183390561655644602493387274233179106
Female389536553442211157251411638736667611498384285226188175
Total8261,0531,1348984583534348011,1991,3911,3111,213991771559459367281

Gender

 Male 7,141 49%
 Female 7,358 51%
Gender

Race

 White 12,868 88.8%
 Black Or African American 471 3.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.1%
 Asian 802 5.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 107 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 233 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner91728491,2941,097699464125
Renter8418784662498
Total172139361,3781,163723473133

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,832 76%
 Single Guardian 378 8%
 Singles 642 13%
 Singles With Roommate 184 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,049 61%
 Households with Kids 1,987 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male75889297799878132130112101114134120106120108695339
Female6392838511499110112101108114111111109137111105632637
Total1381801751821931971882442312202152252452292432312131327976

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06903 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 06903 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 06903 real estate data, the median home value of $791,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06903 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06903 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06903 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,309 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 122 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 68 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,567 68%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,142 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 327 6%
 Households Vacant 239 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 8.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 48 20.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 4.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 90 37.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 68 28.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 5%
 1 Bedroom 32 9%
 2 Bedroom 45 13%
 3+ Bedroom 249 73%
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 $169,464 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06903 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. ZIP code 06903 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 06903 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. Most commuters in 06903 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 4,638 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,832 25%
 No Earnings 3,806 34%
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 4,638 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,832 25%
 No Earnings 3,806 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,739 74%
 Public transportation 846 13%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 144 2%
 Worked at Home 667 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 06903 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 137 3%
 High School Graduate 915 19%
 Associate's degree 301 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,708 36%
 Master's degree 1,044 22%
 Professional school degree 466 10%
 Doctorate degree 226 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,320 44%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,428 47%
 Not Enrolled in School 261 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06903

ZIP Code 06903 is in the Stamford School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06903.

Scofield Middle School
641 Scofieldtown Rd
Stamford, CT 06903
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Stamford School District
Northeast School
82 Scofieldtown Rd
Stamford, CT 06903
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stamford School District
Holy Spirit School
403 Scofieldtown Rd
Stamford, CT 06903
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bi-Cultural Day School
2186 High Ridge Rd
Stamford, CT 06903
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Long Ridge School
478 Erskine Rd
Stamford, CT 06903
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Mead School
1095 Riverbank Rd
Stamford, CT 06903
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Villa Maria Education Center
161 Skymeadow Dr
Stamford, CT 06903
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Children'S School
118 Scofieldtown Rd
Stamford, CT 06903
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Canaan Ridge School
2810 Long Ridge Rd
Stamford, CT 06903
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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