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ZIP Code 06471

Primary City:North Branford, CT (View All Cities)
County: New Haven County
Timezone: Eastern (2:57am)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.35, -72.78
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06471

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06471. 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 06471. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06471, 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 Branford, CT
Acceptable:
N Branford

Stats and Demographics for the 06471 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06471 is located in central 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 06471 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06471 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,720
Population Density 858 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,207
Median Home Value $285,200
Land Area 9.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,068
Median Household Income $81,570

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5188161349
5-9229220449
10-14286255541
15-19243226469
20-24169166335
25-29162173335
30-34176186362
35-39203220423
40-44295298593
45-49331336667
50-54299324623
55-59275310585
60-64240265505
65-69149193342
70-74135154289
75-79102142244
80-84106155261
85 Plus111237348

Gender

 Male 3,699 48%
 Female 4,021 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,367 95.4%
 Black Or African American 97 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.1%
 Asian 113 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 45 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 85 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24111425
25-3420149250
35-4444473517
45-5462869697
55-6456756623
65-7433547382
75-8424886334
85 Plus135105240

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,688 55%
 Single Guardian 406 13%
 Singles 840 27%
 Singles With Roommate 134 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,112 69%
 Households with Kids 956 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1363066
2272249
3543589
4354277
5444084
6414283
7493887
8394483
95656112
105553108
11554499
125759116
136251113
145748105
155356109
164955104
17564298
18424284
19433174
20362359

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06471 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 06471 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1980s. Looking at 06471 real estate data, the median home value of $285,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06471 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06471 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 06471 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,663 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 45 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,861 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 708 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 499 16%
 Households Vacant 139 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 60 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 16 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 3%
 1 Bedroom 188 40%
 2 Bedroom 206 44%
 3+ Bedroom 58 12%
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 $81,570 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 06471 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 06471 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 2,854 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,499 22%
 No Earnings 2,328 35%
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 2,854 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,499 22%
 No Earnings 2,328 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,671 90%
 Public transportation 123 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 124 3%
 Worked at Home 148 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 354 12%
 High School Graduate 1,294 45%
 Associate's degree 164 6%
 Bachelor's degree 657 23%
 Master's degree 252 9%
 Professional school degree 71 2%
 Doctorate degree 69 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,298 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 120 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06471

ZIP Code 06471 is in the North Branford School Distric School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06471.

Jerome Harrison School
335 Foxon Rd
North Branford, CT 06471
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Branford School Distric School District
North Branford Intermediate School
654 Foxon Rd
North Branford, CT 06471
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: North Branford School Distric School District
Newtown Middle School
11 Queen St
Newtown, CT 06471
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Newtown School District
North Branford High School
49 Caputo Rd
North Branford, CT 06471
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North Branford School Distric School District

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