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Population in zip code 06108 is 24,173 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.04 | Zip Code 06108 land area is 8.1102 sq. miles | Population density is 2,980.57 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 06108

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 36.4
Median Age - Male 32.4
Median Age - Female 40.3

Median age of zip code 06108 is 6.7% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 2.2% lower compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 06108 is 0.9% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 9.5% lower compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 06108 median age is 13.8% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 4.7% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 06108

White population 11547
African American population 6976
Asian population 1735
American Indian and Alaska Native population 8
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 5
Other population 3200

Region of Birth

Zip Code 06108 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0.4% Czech 0.2%
Danish 0.2% Dutch 0.5%
English 4.8% French No Basque 7.2%
French Canadian 3.4% German 4.9%
Greek 0.3% Hungarian 0.4%
Irish 10.2% Italian 9.6%
Lithuanian 0.7% Norwegian 0.2%
Polish 5.1% Portuguese 1.4%
Russian 0.7% Scotch-Irish 0.6%
Scottish 1% Slovak 0.1%
Subsaharan African 2.3% Swedish 1%
Swiss 0.1% Ukrainian 0.4%
USA 2.1% Welsh 0.2%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 4.6% Other Ancestries 40.8%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 06108

Family Type Distribution
Total families 5974
Married couples 54.9%
Other couples 45.1%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 06108

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 30.67% 34.93%
$30,000 and $50,000 17.66% 22.63%
$50,000 and $100,000 36.36% 29.6%
$100,000 and $200,000 13.09% 11.43%
$200,000 or more 2.23% 1.41%

Household language in zip code 06108

English language 59.97%
Spanish language 23.84%
Other European language 6.53%
Asian language 5.6%
Other language 4.06%

Population by housing unit in zip code 06108

Total Occupied housing units 9435
Detached housing units 38.12%
Attached housing units 5.77%
2 units 10.99%
3 - 4 units 16.12%
5 - 9 units 5.39%
10 - 19 units 4.89%
20 - 49 units 9.91%
50 or more units 8.21%
Mobile homes 0.59%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 06108

Use car, track or Van 86.68%
Use public transportation 9.44%
Use Motorcycle 0.07%
Use bicycle 0.46%
Walk to work 1.95%
Work at home 1.4%

School attendance in zip code 06108

Attent Preschool programs 3.64%
Attend Public School 16.93%
Attend college undergraduate program 5.59%
Attent graduate studies 1.21%
Not enrolled in school 72.63%

Highest school attainment in zip code 06108

Less then 9th grade 10.72%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 13.11%
High school diploma 32.98%
Some college, no degree 24.14%
Associate degree 7.34%
Bachelor's degree 10.76%
Graduate or professional degree 0.94%

Real Estate in zip code 06108

Housing occupied 92.6%
Housing vacant 7.4%
Housing occupied by owner 44.67%
Housing occupied by tenant 55.33%
Total Rented Units 5220
Median Contract Gross Rent $772
Median Gross Rent $878
Median Home Value $177,800

Contract rent is the monthly cash rent agreed to, regardless of any furnishings, utilities, fees, meals, or services that may be included. Gross rent is the contract rent plus the estimated average monthly cost of utilities and fuels if these are paid by the renter. In zip code 06108 median gross rent is 13.73% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 06108

Studio $620
1 Bedroom $740
2 Bedrooms $910
3 Bedrooms $1,090
4 Bedrooms $1,360
AVERAGE RENT $944

Average rent in zip code 06108 ($944.00) is 10.2% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 0.9% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 06108 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 10.4% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 10.6% lower, two bedroom rent is 10.1% lower, three bedroom rent is 10.2% lower, four bedroom rent is 10% lower.

Housing units in zip code 06108

Total housing units 10189
Detached housing units 37.56%
Attached housing units 5.46%
2 units 11.08%
3 - 4 units 16.2%
5 - 9 units 5%
10 - 19 units 5.19%
20 - 49 units 10.2%
50 or more units 8.76%
Mobile homes 0.55%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 06108

Total Real Estate Taxes $17,171,800
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $12,196,100
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $4,975,700

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