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Population in zip code 06855 is 7,047 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:0.98 | Zip Code 06855 land area is 2.3786 sq. miles | Population density is 2,962.67 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 06855

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 45.5
Median Age - Male 43.9
Median Age - Female 46.1

Median age of zip code 06855 is 11.8% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 22.3% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 06855 is 10.9% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 22.6% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 06855 median age is 10% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 19.7% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 06855

White population 6070
African American population 601
Asian population 107
American Indian and Alaska Native population 14
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 216

Region of Birth

Zip Code 06855 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0.5% Czech 0.3%
Danish 0.3% Dutch 1.4%
English 9.3% French No Basque 3%
French Canadian 0.7% German 10.4%
Greek 5% Hungarian 3.3%
Irish 18.8% Italian 18.6%
Lithuanian 0.5% Norwegian 1.3%
Polish 4% Portuguese 0.3%
Russian 2.9% Scotch-Irish 0.6%
Scottish 1.2% Slovak 0.3%
Subsaharan African 0.5% Swedish 1.9%
Swiss 0.3% Ukrainian 0.5%
USA 2.1% Welsh 0.6%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 2.9% Other Ancestries 29.6%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 06855

Family Type Distribution
Total families 1718
Married couples 80.44%
Other couples 19.56%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 06855

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 13.62% 22%
$30,000 and $50,000 11.18% 16.57%
$50,000 and $100,000 28.23% 26.92%
$100,000 and $200,000 33.7% 24.4%
$200,000 or more 13.27% 10.11%

Household language in zip code 06855

English language 74.81%
Spanish language 17.19%
Other European language 7.11%
Asian language 0.77%
Other language 0.12%

Population by housing unit in zip code 06855

Total Occupied housing units 3373
Detached housing units 45.57%
Attached housing units 6.64%
2 units 22.27%
3 - 4 units 13.31%
5 - 9 units 4.74%
10 - 19 units 3.2%
20 - 49 units 3.59%
50 or more units 0.68%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 06855

Use car, track or Van 85.42%
Use public transportation 10.19%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 0%
Walk to work 2.23%
Work at home 2.16%

School attendance in zip code 06855

Attent Preschool programs 1.86%
Attend Public School 9.7%
Attend college undergraduate program 2.21%
Attent graduate studies 1.72%
Not enrolled in school 84.51%

Highest school attainment in zip code 06855

Less then 9th grade 6.31%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 7.65%
High school diploma 23.84%
Some college, no degree 16.51%
Associate degree 8.37%
Bachelor's degree 33.16%
Graduate or professional degree 4.16%

Real Estate in zip code 06855

Housing occupied 90.28%
Housing vacant 9.72%
Housing occupied by owner 57.28%
Housing occupied by tenant 42.72%
Total Rented Units 1441
Median Contract Gross Rent $1,223
Median Gross Rent $1,326
Median Home Value $491,000

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 06855 median gross rent is 8.42% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 06855

Studio $930
1 Bedroom $1,130
2 Bedrooms $1,430
3 Bedrooms $1,710
4 Bedrooms $2,120
AVERAGE RENT $1,464

Average rent in zip code 06855 ($1,464.00) is 10.9% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 56.5% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 06855 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 10.6% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 10.7% lower, two bedroom rent is 10.8% lower, three bedroom rent is 10.9% lower, four bedroom rent is 11% lower.

Housing units in zip code 06855

Total housing units 3736
Detached housing units 44.33%
Attached housing units 6%
2 units 23.63%
3 - 4 units 13.49%
5 - 9 units 5.81%
10 - 19 units 2.89%
20 - 49 units 3.24%
50 or more units 0.62%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 06855

Total Real Estate Taxes $14,808,000
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $10,514,800
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $4,293,100

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