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Population in zip code 06851 is 28,616 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.01 | Zip Code 06851 land area is 7.6303 sq. miles | Population density is 3,750.31 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 06851

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 42.3
Median Age - Male 40.5
Median Age - Female 43.5

Median age of zip code 06851 is 0.2% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 13.7% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 06851 is 1.9% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 13.1% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 06851 median age is 0.9% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 13% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 06851

White population 22909
African American population 2301
Asian population 1307
American Indian and Alaska Native population 124
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 75
Other population 1147

Region of Birth

Zip Code 06851 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0.3% Czech 0.8%
Danish 0.2% Dutch 0.6%
English 7.9% French No Basque 2.1%
French Canadian 1.3% German 9.2%
Greek 2.5% Hungarian 2.5%
Irish 18.3% Italian 25.7%
Lithuanian 0.7% Norwegian 0.7%
Polish 6.8% Portuguese 0.3%
Russian 2.8% Scotch-Irish 0.9%
Scottish 1.9% Slovak 0.6%
Subsaharan African 0.4% Swedish 1.2%
Swiss 0.1% Ukrainian 0.5%
USA 3.7% Welsh 0.3%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 2.4% Other Ancestries 23.4%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 06851

Family Type Distribution
Total families 7599
Married couples 80.37%
Other couples 19.63%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 06851

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 6.91% 14.23%
$30,000 and $50,000 10.5% 13.94%
$50,000 and $100,000 32.66% 31.59%
$100,000 and $200,000 33.62% 28.4%
$200,000 or more 16.3% 11.84%

Household language in zip code 06851

English language 71.75%
Spanish language 15.23%
Other European language 11.3%
Asian language 1.19%
Other language 0.54%

Population by housing unit in zip code 06851

Total Occupied housing units 11815
Detached housing units 57.96%
Attached housing units 4.81%
2 units 8.02%
3 - 4 units 5.58%
5 - 9 units 5.88%
10 - 19 units 5.59%
20 - 49 units 4.58%
50 or more units 7.19%
Mobile homes 0.31%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0.07%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 06851

Use car, track or Van 84.76%
Use public transportation 8.54%
Use Motorcycle 0.05%
Use bicycle 0.07%
Walk to work 1.86%
Work at home 4.72%

School attendance in zip code 06851

Attent Preschool programs 3.33%
Attend Public School 14.41%
Attend college undergraduate program 3.18%
Attent graduate studies 1.82%
Not enrolled in school 77.26%

Highest school attainment in zip code 06851

Less then 9th grade 4.56%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 6.64%
High school diploma 27.89%
Some college, no degree 19.16%
Associate degree 8.19%
Bachelor's degree 30.25%
Graduate or professional degree 3.31%

Real Estate in zip code 06851

Housing occupied 96.13%
Housing vacant 3.87%
Housing occupied by owner 72.56%
Housing occupied by tenant 27.44%
Total Rented Units 3242
Median Contract Gross Rent $1,248
Median Gross Rent $1,386
Median Home Value $444,700

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 06851 median gross rent is 11.06% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 06851

Studio $990
1 Bedroom $1,200
2 Bedrooms $1,520
3 Bedrooms $1,820
4 Bedrooms $2,260
AVERAGE RENT $1,558

Average rent in zip code 06851 ($1,558.00) is 1.5% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 66.6% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 06851 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 1.1% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 1.6% lower, two bedroom rent is 1.6% lower, three bedroom rent is 1.5% lower, four bedroom rent is 1.4% lower.

Housing units in zip code 06851

Total housing units 12291
Detached housing units 56.52%
Attached housing units 4.62%
2 units 8.76%
3 - 4 units 6.02%
5 - 9 units 5.85%
10 - 19 units 5.38%
20 - 49 units 4.95%
50 or more units 7.53%
Mobile homes 0.3%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0.07%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 06851

Total Real Estate Taxes $52,600,500
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $39,128,400
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $13,472,200

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