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ZIP Code 06811

Primary City:Danbury, CT (View All Cities)
County: Fairfield County
Timezone: Eastern (5:31am)
Area code: 203 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.42, -73.48
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 06811

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 06811. 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 06811. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 06811, 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:
Danbury, CT

Stats and Demographics for the 06811 ZIP Code

ZIP code 06811 is located in west 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 06811 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 06811 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,400
Population Density 1,481 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,963
Median Home Value $323,800
Land Area 21.20 sq mi
Water Area 1.98 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,210
Median Household Income $84,092

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58468371,683
5-98888881,776
10-149328511,783
15-199839601,943
20-241,0651,1742,239
25-298001,0471,847
30-349031,1692,072
35-399531,2392,192
40-441,1711,3732,544
45-491,2041,4732,677
50-541,1181,3412,459
55-591,0671,1992,266
60-648809931,873
65-695896981,287
70-74396484880
75-79330388718
80-84214353567
85 Plus208386594

Gender

 Male 14,547 46%
 Female 16,853 54%
Gender

Race

 White 24,761 78.9%
 Black Or African American 2,133 6.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 91 0.3%
 Asian 2,072 6.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 1,429 4.6%
 Two Or More Races 904 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2454143197
25-348065141,320
35-441,7604272,187
45-542,3114202,731
55-642,0852482,333
65-741,164931,257
75-8473782819
85 Plus27492366

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,439 57%
 Single Guardian 1,460 13%
 Singles 2,687 24%
 Singles With Roommate 624 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,560 67%
 Households with Kids 3,650 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1181167348
2169159328
3158170328
4194183377
5151173324
6180181361
7197186383
8170169339
9190179369
10174169343
11188176364
12174171345
13198172370
14198163361
15205173378
16204180384
17181188369
18152174326
19241245486
20299293592

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 06811 has a small 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 06811 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 06811 real estate data, the median home value of $323,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 06811 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 06811 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 06811 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,964 92.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,339 4.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 86 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 967 3.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 44 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,127 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,064 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,019 17%
 Households Vacant 753 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 152 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 32 4%
 For Sale Only 175 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 222 29%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 147 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 328 15%
 1 Bedroom 463 21%
 2 Bedroom 761 35%
 3+ Bedroom 632 29%
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 $84,092 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 06811 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. 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 06811 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 11,950 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,076 30%
 No Earnings 7,050 26%
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 11,950 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,076 30%
 No Earnings 7,050 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,695 90.1%
 Public transportation 538 3.1%
 Taxicab 97 0.6%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 386 2.2%
 Worked at Home 700 4.0%
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 870 8%
 High School Graduate 4,758 44%
 Associate's degree 972 9%
 Bachelor's degree 2,598 24%
 Master's degree 1,184 11%
 Professional school degree 268 2%
 Doctorate degree 175 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,672 74.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 956 19.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 278 5.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 06811

ZIP Code 06811 is in the Danbury School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 06811.

Great Plain School
10 Stadley Rough Rd
Danbury, CT 06811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Danbury School District
Hayestown Avenue School
42 Hayestown Ave
Danbury, CT 06811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Danbury School District
King Street Primary School
151 South King St
Danbury, CT 06811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Danbury School District
Mill Ridge Primary School
49a High Ridge Rd
Danbury, CT 06811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Danbury School District
Pembroke School
34? Pembroke Rd
Danbury, CT 06811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Danbury School District
Stadley Rough School
25 Karen Rd
Danbury, CT 06811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Danbury School District
King Street Intermediate School
151 South King St
Danbury, CT 06811
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Danbury School District
Mill Ridge Educational Center
One School Ridge Rd
Danbury, CT 06811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Danbury School District
Western Ct Academy of International Studies
201 University Blvd
Danbury, CT 06811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Danbury School District
Danbury High School
43 Clapboard Ridge Rd
Danbury, CT 06811
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Danbury School District
St Gregory the Great School
85 Great Plain Rd
Danbury, CT 06811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Immanuel Lutheran School
18 Clapboard Ridge Rd
Danbury, CT 06811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kindercare Learning Center 755
123 S King St
Danbury, CT 06811
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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