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ZIP Code 06024

Primary City:East Canaan, CT (View All Cities)
County: Litchfield County
Timezone: Eastern (4:48am)
Coordinates:42.02, -73.28
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06024

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06024. 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 06024. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06024, 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:
East Canaan, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06024 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06024 is located in northwest 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 06024 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06024 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 647
Population Density 81 people per sq mi
Housing Units 305
Median Home Value $259,000
Land Area 7.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 255
Median Household Income $51,369

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5202242
5-9201232
10-14212748
15-19162440
20-24161026
25-29222345
30-34171835
35-39211738
40-44212849
45-49332861
50-54232043
55-59232346
60-64202040
65-69111526
70-74131326
75-7951520
80-8410414
85 Plus51116

Gender

 Male 317 49%
 Female 330 51%
Gender

Race

 White 638 98.6%
 Black Or African American 3 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24134
25-34161733
35-4429938
45-54521062
55-6445651
65-7426531
75-8421324
85 Plus10212

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 133 52%
 Single Guardian 40 16%
 Singles 66 26%
 Singles With Roommate 16 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 177 69%
 Households with Kids 78 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1314
25914
38311
4459
5628
6415
7336
8628
9145
10369
11448
123710
136511
145510
15628
1651318
17011
184711
19112
20314

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06024 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06024 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 06024 real estate data, the median home value of $259,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06024 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06024 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06024 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 634 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 146 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 54 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 55 18%
 Households Vacant 50 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 58%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 23%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 30 77%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $51,369 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06024 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 06024 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 06024 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 236 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 207 33%
 No Earnings 179 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 236 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 207 33%
 No Earnings 179 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 333 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 16 6%
 High School Graduate 171 60%
 Associate's degree 27 9%
 Bachelor's degree 53 19%
 Master's degree 19 7%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 48 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes