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Population in zip code 06488 is 19,841 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.07 | Zip Code 06488 land area is 38.9924 sq. miles | Population density is 508.84 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 06488

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 49.9
Median Age - Male 46.8
Median Age - Female 52.5

Median age of zip code 06488 is 11.9% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 34.1% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 06488 is 6.6% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 30.7% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 06488 median age is 16.7% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 36.4% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 06488

White population 18786
African American population 284
Asian population 383
American Indian and Alaska Native population 0
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 131

Region of Birth

Zip Code 06488 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0.6% Czech 1.1%
Danish 0.4% Dutch 1.9%
English 14.8% French No Basque 4.3%
French Canadian 2.1% German 16.7%
Greek 0.8% Hungarian 1.6%
Irish 22.2% Italian 18.9%
Lithuanian 1% Norwegian 0.5%
Polish 7.7% Portuguese 1.3%
Russian 3.3% Scotch-Irish 2%
Scottish 3.1% Slovak 0.6%
Subsaharan African 0% Swedish 2.3%
Swiss 0.8% Ukrainian 0.7%
USA 3.6% Welsh 0.9%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.1% Other Ancestries 9.2%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 06488

Family Type Distribution
Total families 4916
Married couples 86.59%
Other couples 13.41%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 06488

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 10.74% 23.34%
$30,000 and $50,000 12.73% 15.82%
$50,000 and $100,000 24.47% 23.19%
$100,000 and $200,000 34.38% 24.38%
$200,000 or more 17.68% 13.28%

Household language in zip code 06488

English language 89.7%
Spanish language 3.39%
Other European language 5.53%
Asian language 1.37%
Other language 0%

Population by housing unit in zip code 06488

Total Occupied housing units 8022
Detached housing units 61.34%
Attached housing units 16.4%
2 units 6.74%
3 - 4 units 7.42%
5 - 9 units 3.89%
10 - 19 units 0.31%
20 - 49 units 1.55%
50 or more units 1.96%
Mobile homes 0.39%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 06488

Use car, track or Van 91.86%
Use public transportation 0.53%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 0%
Walk to work 1.61%
Work at home 6.01%

School attendance in zip code 06488

Attent Preschool programs 2.13%
Attend Public School 16.47%
Attend college undergraduate program 4.72%
Attent graduate studies 1.13%
Not enrolled in school 75.56%

Highest school attainment in zip code 06488

Less then 9th grade 4.49%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 4.57%
High school diploma 25.71%
Some college, no degree 21.31%
Associate degree 8.69%
Bachelor's degree 30.72%
Graduate or professional degree 4.5%

Real Estate in zip code 06488

Housing occupied 92.97%
Housing vacant 7.03%
Housing occupied by owner 84.53%
Housing occupied by tenant 15.47%
Total Rented Units 1241
Median Contract Gross Rent $1,116
Median Gross Rent $1,315
Median Home Value $335,000

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 06488 median gross rent is 17.83% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 06488

Studio $1,120
1 Bedroom $1,300
2 Bedrooms $1,450
3 Bedrooms $1,850
4 Bedrooms $2,030
AVERAGE RENT $1,550

Average rent in zip code 06488 ($1,550.00) is 12.5% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 65.7% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 06488 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 20.3% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 17.8% higher, two bedroom rent is 9.7% higher, three bedroom rent is 13.8% higher, four bedroom rent is 6.4% higher.

Housing units in zip code 06488

Total housing units 8629
Detached housing units 60.02%
Attached housing units 17.59%
2 units 6.95%
3 - 4 units 6.9%
5 - 9 units 3.62%
10 - 19 units 0.29%
20 - 49 units 1.44%
50 or more units 2.32%
Mobile homes 0.88%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 06488

Total Real Estate Taxes $36,541,600
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $25,957,100
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $10,584,500

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