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ZIP Code 06905

Primary City:Stamford, CT (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Long Ridge
County: Fairfield County
Timezone: Eastern (5:33am)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.09, -73.54
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06905

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06905. 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 06905. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06905, 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
Acceptable:
Ridgeway

Stats and Demographics for the 06905 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06905 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 06905 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06905 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,649
Population Density 3,956 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,097
Median Home Value $516,900
Land Area 4.97 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,694
Median Household Income $99,626

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male723570610471443664756769718693708541483345231237200215
Female700586539497439668781736748784750609564424327362333425
Total1,4231,1561,1499688821,3321,5371,5051,4661,4771,4581,1501,047769558599533640

Gender

 Male 9,377 48%
 Female 10,272 52%
Gender

Race

 White 15,017 76.4%
 Black Or African American 1,260 6.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 69 0.4%
 Asian 2,112 10.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 730 3.7%
 Two Or More Races 454 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner124681,0971,2931,043686588271
Renter110693460299177118156223
Total1221,1611,5571,5921,220804744494

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,070 53%
 Single Guardian 953 12%
 Singles 2,210 29%
 Singles With Roommate 461 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,225 68%
 Households with Kids 2,469 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male16113315412012712610111510114011812013795101104111926373
Female1431331451331211151231141131061099410412692137108966464
Total304266299253248241224229214246227214241221193241219188127137

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06905 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06905 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 06905 real estate data, the median home value of $516,900 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 06905. Rentals in 06905 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06905 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,456 99.0%
 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 14 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 179 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,021 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,437 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,236 28%
 Households Vacant 403 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 182 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2%
 For Sale Only 52 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 70 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 80 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 248 13%
 1 Bedroom 617 31%
 2 Bedroom 716 36%
 3+ Bedroom 401 20%
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 $99,626 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06905 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. Residents in ZIP code 06905 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 06905 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,245 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,934 25%
 No Earnings 4,472 29%
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 7,245 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,934 25%
 No Earnings 4,472 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,240 82.9%
 Public transportation 796 8.0%
 Taxicab 27 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 336 3.4%
 Worked at Home 541 5.4%
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 445 7%
 High School Graduate 2,066 33%
 Associate's degree 446 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,840 29%
 Master's degree 1,103 17%
 Professional school degree 343 5%
 Doctorate degree 108 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,864 58.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,143 36.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 156 4.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06905

ZIP Code 06905 is in the Stamford School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06905.

Davenport Ridge School
1300 Newfield Ave
Stamford, CT 06905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stamford School District
Newfield School
349 Pepper Ridge Rd
Stamford, CT 06905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Stamford School District
Turn of River School
117 Vine Rd
Stamford, CT 06905
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Stamford School District
Rippowam Middle School
381 High Ridge Rd
Stamford, CT 06905
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Stamford School District
The Academy of Information Technology
381 High Ridge Rd
Stamford, CT 06905
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Stamford School District
Trinity Catholic High School
926 Newfield Ave
Stamford, CT 06905
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Trinity Catholic Middle School
948 Newfield Ave
Stamford, CT 06905
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private
St Cecilia Elementary School
1186 Newfield Ave
Stamford, CT 06905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Grace Christian School
602 High Ridge Rd
Stamford, CT 06905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Anchor Academy
7 Academy St
Norwalk, CT 06905
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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