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Population in zip code 06492 is 45,168 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.04 | Zip Code 06492 land area is 39.5472 sq. miles | Population density is 1,142.13 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 06492

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 42.1
Median Age - Male 41
Median Age - Female 43.7

Median age of zip code 06492 is 1.7% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 13.2% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 06492 is 0.7% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 14.5% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 06492 median age is 3.8% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 13.5% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 06492

White population 41197
African American population 636
Asian population 1255
American Indian and Alaska Native population 142
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 1328

Region of Birth

Zip Code 06492 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0.3% Czech 0.5%
Danish 0.5% Dutch 0.6%
English 11.4% French No Basque 5.7%
French Canadian 2.9% German 11.2%
Greek 0.7% Hungarian 2.3%
Irish 21.3% Italian 27.2%
Lithuanian 1.1% Norwegian 0.5%
Polish 12.1% Portuguese 1.9%
Russian 1.5% Scotch-Irish 1.5%
Scottish 2.1% Slovak 0.3%
Subsaharan African 0.1% Swedish 2%
Swiss 0.2% Ukrainian 0.7%
USA 3.9% Welsh 0.6%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.2% Other Ancestries 12.1%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 06492

Family Type Distribution
Total families 11657
Married couples 79.99%
Other couples 20.01%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 06492

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 9.21% 16.52%
$30,000 and $50,000 12.33% 15.84%
$50,000 and $100,000 32.43% 31.53%
$100,000 and $200,000 38.95% 30.27%
$200,000 or more 7.09% 5.83%

Household language in zip code 06492

English language 83.59%
Spanish language 8.58%
Other European language 5.62%
Asian language 1.56%
Other language 0.66%

Population by housing unit in zip code 06492

Total Occupied housing units 17160
Detached housing units 62.74%
Attached housing units 6.98%
2 units 9.82%
3 - 4 units 5.94%
5 - 9 units 4.22%
10 - 19 units 2.1%
20 - 49 units 2.8%
50 or more units 4.31%
Mobile homes 1.09%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 06492

Use car, track or Van 93.28%
Use public transportation 0.86%
Use Motorcycle 0.25%
Use bicycle 0.22%
Walk to work 2.24%
Work at home 3.14%

School attendance in zip code 06492

Attent Preschool programs 2.59%
Attend Public School 16.11%
Attend college undergraduate program 4.83%
Attent graduate studies 1.24%
Not enrolled in school 75.23%

Highest school attainment in zip code 06492

Less then 9th grade 3.61%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 6.34%
High school diploma 31.45%
Some college, no degree 23.13%
Associate degree 8.88%
Bachelor's degree 24.72%
Graduate or professional degree 1.87%

Real Estate in zip code 06492

Housing occupied 95.22%
Housing vacant 4.78%
Housing occupied by owner 73.57%
Housing occupied by tenant 26.43%
Total Rented Units 4536
Median Contract Gross Rent $875
Median Gross Rent $1,054
Median Home Value $274,600

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 06492 median gross rent is 20.46% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 06492

Studio $890
1 Bedroom $1,040
2 Bedrooms $1,160
3 Bedrooms $1,480
4 Bedrooms $1,620
AVERAGE RENT $1,238

Average rent in zip code 06492 ($1,238.00) is 10.4% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 32.4% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 06492 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 9.3% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 9.1% lower, two bedroom rent is 10.9% lower, three bedroom rent is 9.7% lower, four bedroom rent is 12.1% lower.

Housing units in zip code 06492

Total housing units 18021
Detached housing units 61.58%
Attached housing units 6.75%
2 units 9.72%
3 - 4 units 6.65%
5 - 9 units 4.46%
10 - 19 units 2.14%
20 - 49 units 2.89%
50 or more units 4.73%
Mobile homes 1.09%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 06492

Total Real Estate Taxes $56,576,300
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $40,117,400
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $16,458,900

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