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ZIP Code 06106

Post Office City:Hartford, CT (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Barry Square|Frog Hollow
County: Hartford County
Timezone: Eastern (8:30pm)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.74, -72.69
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06106

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 06106. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 06106 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Hartford, CT
Unacceptable:
Htfd, West Hartford

Stats and Demographics for the 06106 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06106 is located in northern Connecticut and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 06106 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06106 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,902
Population Density 9,436 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,404
Median Home Value $160,100
Land Area 4.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,742
Median Household Income $26,752

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 31


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,5141,4392,953
5-91,3851,2632,648
10-141,5001,3992,899
15-192,0141,9934,007
20-242,2252,1764,401
25-291,5941,6363,230
30-341,3931,4772,870
35-391,2841,2532,537
40-441,2881,2562,544
45-491,2331,2842,517
50-541,1631,1162,279
55-599359941,929
60-647288191,547
65-695286121,140
70-74364437801
75-79230338568
80-84168287455
85 Plus162415577

Gender

 Male 19,708 49%
 Female 20,194 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,676 36.8%
 Black Or African American 8,347 20.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 305 0.8%
 Asian 1,306 3.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 30 0.1%
 Other Race 13,381 33.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,857 4.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2430896926
25-343462,4872,833
35-446172,1162,733
45-547631,9652,728
55-647151,4512,166
65-743729731,345
75-84228453681
85 Plus111219330

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,374 25%
 Single Guardian 5,069 37%
 Singles 4,177 30%
 Singles With Roommate 1,122 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,492 62%
 Households with Kids 5,250 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1297301598
2283272555
3310292602
4322262584
5262265527
6266239505
7296214510
8275273548
9286272558
10291264555
11340288628
12305288593
13282293575
14282266548
15336280616
16309327636
17307325632
18450484934
196125771,189
205765411,117

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06106 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 06106 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 06106 real estate data, the median home value of $160,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06106 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06106 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06106 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Hartford, CT house value.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,560 91.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 62 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 61 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 460 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,889 4.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 870 2.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,575 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 607 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,560 69%
 Households Vacant 1,662 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,199 72.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 0.8%
 For Sale Only 79 4.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 1.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 331 19.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 619 6%
 1 Bedroom 2,891 28%
 2 Bedroom 3,646 35%
 3+ Bedroom 3,213 31%
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 $26,752 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06106 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. ZIP code 06106 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 06106 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 06106 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 9,143 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,676 29%
 No Earnings 12,389 41%
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 9,143 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,676 29%
 No Earnings 12,389 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,853 69%
 Public transportation 2,096 15%
 Taxicab 118 1%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,821 13%
 Worked at Home 321 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 7,964 35.5%
 High School Graduate 10,175 45.3%
 Associate's degree 1,035 4.6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,153 9.6%
 Master's degree 763 3.4%
 Professional school degree 265 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 96 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,136 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 305 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 530 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06106

ZIP Code 06106 is in the following school districts: Capitol Region Education Coun School District, Hartford School District, Connecticut Technical High Sc School District, and Private. There are 25 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06106.

River Street Early Learning Center (site 2)
34 Sequassen St.
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Capitol Region Education Coun School District
Sports and Medical Sciences Academy
280 Huyshope Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hartford School District
Montessori Magnet School
1460 Broad St.
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Capitol Region Education Coun School District
Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts Magnet Middle School
140 Huyshope Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Capitol Region Education Coun School District
Sanchez School
176 Babcock Street
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hartford School District
Batchelder School
757 New Britain Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hartford School District
Burns Latino Studies Academy
195 Putnam Street
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hartford School District
Environmental Sciences Magnet School at Mary M Hooker
440 Broadview Terrace
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hartford School District
Mcdonough Expeditionary Learning School
111 Hillside Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hartford School District
Parkville Community School
47 New Park Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hartford School District
Expeditionary Learning Academy at Moylan School
101 Catherine Street
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hartford School District
Dr. Ramon E. Betances Early Reading Lab
42 Charter Oak Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hartford School District
Breakthrough Magnet School
290 Brookfield Street
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hartford School District
Montessori Magnet at Moylan School
101 Catherine Street
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hartford School District
Autism Program - Environmental Sciences Magnet School at Ma
440 Broadview Terrace
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hartford School District
Edp - Betances School
42 Charter Oak Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hartford School District
Mdp - Batchelder School
757 New Britain Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hartford School District
Mdp - Moylan School
101 Catherine Street
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hartford School District
Lc - Burns School
195 Putnam Street
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hartford School District
A. I. Prince Technical High School
401 Flatbush Ave.
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Connecticut Technical High Sc School District
Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts High School - Full Ti
15 Vernon St.
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Capitol Region Education Coun School District
Two Rivers Magnet High School
160 Huyshope Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Capitol Region Education Coun School District
Edp - Mcdonough Middle School
111 Hillside Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Hartford School District
The Grace S Webb School
200 Retreat Ave
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Grace Academy
277 Main St
Hartford, CT 06106
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private

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