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ZIP Code 06405

Primary City:Branford, CT (View All Cities)
County: New Haven County
Timezone: Eastern (11:37am)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.28, -72.80
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06405

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06405. 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 06405. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06405, 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:
Branford, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06405 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06405 is located in south Connecticut and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 06405 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06405 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,860
Population Density 1,311 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,910
Median Home Value $311,000
Land Area 21.25 sq mi
Water Area 4.89 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,679
Median Household Income $70,960

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56115061,117
5-96336301,263
10-147637651,528
15-197537281,481
20-246516451,296
25-297817851,566
30-347247841,508
35-397127011,413
40-448641,0011,865
45-491,0691,2632,332
50-541,2311,4122,643
55-591,1151,2492,364
60-649671,1462,113
65-696998651,564
70-744785901,068
75-79379523902
80-84338526864
85 Plus333640973

Gender

 Male 13,101 47%
 Female 14,759 53%
Gender

Race

 White 25,587 91.8%
 Black Or African American 540 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 63 0.2%
 Asian 1,021 3.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 271 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 374 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2443182225
25-346117781,389
35-441,1826321,814
45-542,1297792,908
55-642,2045602,764
65-741,3953091,704
75-849352681,203
85 Plus384288672

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,647 45%
 Single Guardian 1,718 14%
 Singles 4,449 35%
 Singles With Roommate 865 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,717 77%
 Households with Kids 2,962 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
112787214
2135116251
3105106211
4120113233
5104122226
6133124257
7138128266
8131134265
9127122249
10137143280
11156139295
12146141287
13174166340
14150176326
15153158311
16175169344
17185173358
18146146292
199482176
20103116219

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06405 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 06405 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 06405 real estate data, the median home value of $311,000 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 06405. Rentals in 06405 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06405 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,605 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 176 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 79 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,287 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,596 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,796 27%
 Households Vacant 1,231 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 270 21.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 1.5%
 For Sale Only 150 12.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 3.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 590 47.9%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 162 13.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 105 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,155 30%
 2 Bedroom 1,583 42%
 3+ Bedroom 945 25%
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 $70,960 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06405 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 06405 can expect to fall in that range. 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 9,866 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,467 27%
 No Earnings 7,226 31%
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 9,866 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,467 27%
 No Earnings 7,226 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,854 89.9%
 Public transportation 619 4.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 254 1.8%
 Worked at Home 559 3.9%
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 901 9%
 High School Graduate 4,305 44%
 Associate's degree 499 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,227 23%
 Master's degree 1,072 11%
 Professional school degree 424 4%
 Doctorate degree 324 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,604 83.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 470 10.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 270 6.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06405

ZIP Code 06405 is in the Branford School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06405.

Francis Walsh Intermediate School
185 Damascus Rd
Branford, CT 06405
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Branford School District
Mary T. Murphy School
14 Brushy Plain Rd
Branford, CT 06405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Branford School District
Mary R. Tisko School
118 Damascus Rd
Branford, CT 06405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Branford School District
Indian Neck School
12 Melrose Ave
Branford, CT 06405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Branford School District
John B. Sliney School
23 Eades St
Branford, CT 06405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Branford School District
Branford High School
185 East Main St
Branford, CT 06405
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Branford School District
St Mary School
62 Cedar St
Branford, CT 06405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Shoreline School of Montessori
675 E Main St1
Branford, CT 06405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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