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ZIP Code 06359

Primary City:North Stonington, CT (View All Cities)
County: New London County
Timezone: Eastern (8:30am)
Area code: 860 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.47, -71.88
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06359

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06359. 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 06359. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06359, 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:
North Stonington, CT
Acceptable:
N Stonington

Stats and Demographics for the 06359 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06359 is located in east 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 06359 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06359 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,313
Population Density 98 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,314
Median Home Value $289,600
Land Area 54.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.72 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,060
Median Household Income $82,353

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5128122250
5-9172147319
10-14183168351
15-19163131294
20-24111102213
25-299892190
30-34110123233
35-39147142289
40-44192226418
45-49273250523
50-54271266537
55-59281242523
60-64177196373
65-69158123281
70-7486107193
75-796282144
80-845265117
85 Plus293665

Gender

 Male 2,693 51%
 Female 2,620 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,966 93.5%
 Black Or African American 58 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 61 1.1%
 Asian 75 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 16 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 134 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2461218
25-349041131
35-4430458362
45-5450548553
55-6445247499
65-7426517282
75-8415514169
85 Plus37946

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,327 64%
 Single Guardian 238 12%
 Singles 360 17%
 Singles With Roommate 135 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,419 69%
 Households with Kids 641 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1202242
2222749
3312455
4242650
5254671
6353065
7412263
8291645
9423375
10403676
11413778
12313263
13352560
14363874
15352863
16453681
17313263
18321446
19202141
20262248

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06359 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06359 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 06359 real estate data, the median home value of $289,600 is 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 06359. Rentals in 06359 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06359 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,306 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,285 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 529 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 246 11%
 Households Vacant 254 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 9.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.8%
 For Sale Only 25 9.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 142 55.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 21.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 16 6%
 2 Bedroom 48 18%
 3+ Bedroom 204 76%
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 $82,353 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06359 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 06359 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,915 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,345 32%
 No Earnings 1,007 24%
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 1,915 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,345 32%
 No Earnings 1,007 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,520 90.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 0.4%
 Worked at Home 255 9.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 06359 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 47 2%
 High School Graduate 1,000 53%
 Associate's degree 66 3%
 Bachelor's degree 376 20%
 Master's degree 209 11%
 Professional school degree 107 6%
 Doctorate degree 89 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 821 88.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 83 9.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 21 2.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06359

ZIP Code 06359 is in the North Stonington School Distr School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06359.

Wheeler Middle School
298 Norwich/westerly Rd
North Stonington, CT 06359
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: North Stonington School Distr School District
North Stonington Elementary School
311 Norwich/westerly Rd
North Stonington, CT 06359
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Stonington School Distr School District
Pawcatuck Middle School
40 Field St
Pawcatuck, CT 06359
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Stonington School District
Wheeler High School
298 Norwich/westerly Rd
North Stonington, CT 06359
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North Stonington School Distr School District
North Stonington Christian Academy
12 Stillman Rd
North Stonington, CT 06359
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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