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Population in zip code 06779 is 8,377 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.16 | Zip Code 06779 land area is 3.1957 sq. miles | Population density is 2,621.33 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 06779

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 41.1
Median Age - Male 40.6
Median Age - Female 41.3

Median age of zip code 06779 is 13.3% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 10.5% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 06779 is 13.6% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 13.4% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 06779 median age is 12.9% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 7.3% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 06779

White population 7758
African American population 206
Asian population 91
American Indian and Alaska Native population 91
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 0

Region of Birth

Zip Code 06779 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0.3% Czech 1.1%
Danish 0.2% Dutch 0.7%
English 7.7% French No Basque 12.6%
French Canadian 5% German 7.2%
Greek 0.6% Hungarian 0.6%
Irish 16.2% Italian 38.3%
Lithuanian 4.5% Norwegian 0.3%
Polish 7.3% Portuguese 1.2%
Russian 2.3% Scotch-Irish 0.7%
Scottish 2.3% Slovak 0.3%
Subsaharan African 0% Swedish 1.9%
Swiss 0% Ukrainian 0.4%
USA 2.6% Welsh 0%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.2% Other Ancestries 9.2%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 06779

Family Type Distribution
Total families 2268
Married couples 74.38%
Other couples 25.62%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 06779

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 10.05% 16.15%
$30,000 and $50,000 17.64% 22.22%
$50,000 and $100,000 49.96% 42.58%
$100,000 and $200,000 22% 18.6%
$200,000 or more 0.35% 0.45%

Household language in zip code 06779

English language 86.95%
Spanish language 3.79%
Other European language 8.8%
Asian language 0.21%
Other language 0.24%

Population by housing unit in zip code 06779

Total Occupied housing units 3349
Detached housing units 74.89%
Attached housing units 1.52%
2 units 11.41%
3 - 4 units 7.67%
5 - 9 units 1.22%
10 - 19 units 2.6%
20 - 49 units 0%
50 or more units 0.69%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 06779

Use car, track or Van 95.15%
Use public transportation 0%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 0%
Walk to work 1.45%
Work at home 3.4%

School attendance in zip code 06779

Attent Preschool programs 1.73%
Attend Public School 18.56%
Attend college undergraduate program 5.34%
Attent graduate studies 0.22%
Not enrolled in school 74.15%

Highest school attainment in zip code 06779

Less then 9th grade 2.49%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 6.88%
High school diploma 40.48%
Some college, no degree 27.29%
Associate degree 8.61%
Bachelor's degree 13.31%
Graduate or professional degree 0.93%

Real Estate in zip code 06779

Housing occupied 93.63%
Housing vacant 6.37%
Housing occupied by owner 73.81%
Housing occupied by tenant 26.19%
Total Rented Units 877
Median Contract Gross Rent $832
Median Gross Rent $1,033
Median Home Value $228,100

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 06779 median gross rent is 24.16% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 06779

Studio $930
1 Bedroom $1,080
2 Bedrooms $1,210
3 Bedrooms $1,540
4 Bedrooms $1,690
AVERAGE RENT $1,290

Average rent in zip code 06779 ($1,290.00) is 35.8% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 37.9% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 06779 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 34.8% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 35% higher, two bedroom rent is 36% higher, three bedroom rent is 36.3% higher, four bedroom rent is 36.3% higher.

Housing units in zip code 06779

Total housing units 3577
Detached housing units 72.57%
Attached housing units 1.43%
2 units 12.94%
3 - 4 units 7.18%
5 - 9 units 2.8%
10 - 19 units 2.43%
20 - 49 units 0%
50 or more units 0.64%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 06779

Total Real Estate Taxes $8,531,000
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $6,213,400
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $2,317,600

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