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Population in zip code 06854 is 25,788 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.01 | Zip Code 06854 land area is 4.883 sq. miles | Population density is 5,281.18 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 06854

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 38.5
Median Age - Male 39.2
Median Age - Female 37.9

Median age of zip code 06854 is 5.2% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 3.5% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 06854 is equal compared to nearby zip codes and 9.5% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 06854 median age is 10% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 1.6% lower compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 06854

White population 16268
African American population 5767
Asian population 1126
American Indian and Alaska Native population 36
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 1984

Region of Birth

Zip Code 06854 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0.2% Czech 0.3%
Danish 0.2% Dutch 0.7%
English 4.7% French No Basque 1%
French Canadian 0.7% German 4.8%
Greek 1.4% Hungarian 2.2%
Irish 9.1% Italian 12.9%
Lithuanian 0.1% Norwegian 0.7%
Polish 3.4% Portuguese 0.1%
Russian 1% Scotch-Irish 0.6%
Scottish 0.9% Slovak 0.3%
Subsaharan African 1.1% Swedish 0.5%
Swiss 0.1% Ukrainian 0.8%
USA 2.6% Welsh 0.1%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 6.6% Other Ancestries 46.5%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 06854

Family Type Distribution
Total families 5969
Married couples 66.43%
Other couples 33.57%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 06854

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 20.89% 27.94%
$30,000 and $50,000 13.45% 16.15%
$50,000 and $100,000 29.37% 29.38%
$100,000 and $200,000 28.95% 20.66%
$200,000 or more 7.34% 5.87%

Household language in zip code 06854

English language 55.63%
Spanish language 29.4%
Other European language 11.85%
Asian language 2.41%
Other language 0.7%

Population by housing unit in zip code 06854

Total Occupied housing units 11505
Detached housing units 29.99%
Attached housing units 5.33%
2 units 18.34%
3 - 4 units 11.02%
5 - 9 units 10.16%
10 - 19 units 10.62%
20 - 49 units 9.07%
50 or more units 5.47%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 06854

Use car, track or Van 84.8%
Use public transportation 9.38%
Use Motorcycle 0.58%
Use bicycle 0.14%
Walk to work 2.39%
Work at home 2.71%

School attendance in zip code 06854

Attent Preschool programs 2.41%
Attend Public School 12.98%
Attend college undergraduate program 5.19%
Attent graduate studies 2.46%
Not enrolled in school 76.97%

Highest school attainment in zip code 06854

Less then 9th grade 7.46%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 7.47%
High school diploma 33.04%
Some college, no degree 17.93%
Associate degree 6.87%
Bachelor's degree 25.65%
Graduate or professional degree 1.58%

Real Estate in zip code 06854

Housing occupied 94.29%
Housing vacant 5.71%
Housing occupied by owner 49.56%
Housing occupied by tenant 50.44%
Total Rented Units 5803
Median Contract Gross Rent $1,080
Median Gross Rent $1,217
Median Home Value $368,500

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 06854 median gross rent is 12.69% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 06854

Studio $960
1 Bedroom $1,170
2 Bedrooms $1,480
3 Bedrooms $1,770
4 Bedrooms $2,200
AVERAGE RENT $1,516

Average rent in zip code 06854 ($1,516.00) is 9.3% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 62.1% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 06854 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 9.3% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 9.2% lower, two bedroom rent is 9.4% lower, three bedroom rent is 9.5% lower, four bedroom rent is 9.2% lower.

Housing units in zip code 06854

Total housing units 12202
Detached housing units 29.84%
Attached housing units 5.54%
2 units 18.59%
3 - 4 units 10.74%
5 - 9 units 9.95%
10 - 19 units 10.72%
20 - 49 units 8.95%
50 or more units 5.67%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 06854

Total Real Estate Taxes $32,899,300
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $24,660,200
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $8,239,100

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