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Population in zip code 06897 is 18,343 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.08 | Zip Code 06897 land area is 26.809 sq. miles | Population density is 684.21 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 06897

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 41.5
Median Age - Male 40.6
Median Age - Female 42.6

Median age of zip code 06897 is 5.9% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 11.6% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 06897 is 6.7% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 13.4% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 06897 median age is 4.3% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 10.6% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 06897

White population 16589
African American population 242
Asian population 1091
American Indian and Alaska Native population 24
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 156

Region of Birth

Zip Code 06897 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0.4% Czech 1.7%
Danish 0.8% Dutch 1.5%
English 17.6% French No Basque 3.3%
French Canadian 0.7% German 16.9%
Greek 1.1% Hungarian 1.1%
Irish 22.5% Italian 15.7%
Lithuanian 0.4% Norwegian 1.9%
Polish 5.7% Portuguese 0.6%
Russian 4.1% Scotch-Irish 1.8%
Scottish 3.6% Slovak 0.5%
Subsaharan African 0.2% Swedish 2.3%
Swiss 0.5% Ukrainian 0.3%
USA 5.5% Welsh 1.7%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.1% Other Ancestries 15.3%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 06897

Family Type Distribution
Total families 4901
Married couples 91.53%
Other couples 8.47%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 06897

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 2.86% 7.54%
$30,000 and $50,000 3.1% 3.68%
$50,000 and $100,000 15.57% 20.05%
$100,000 and $200,000 28.4% 25.89%
$200,000 or more 50.07% 42.84%

Household language in zip code 06897

English language 87.67%
Spanish language 2.83%
Other European language 5.31%
Asian language 3.65%
Other language 0.54%

Population by housing unit in zip code 06897

Total Occupied housing units 6036
Detached housing units 86.75%
Attached housing units 3.79%
2 units 1.13%
3 - 4 units 1.64%
5 - 9 units 1.56%
10 - 19 units 0.61%
20 - 49 units 1.38%
50 or more units 3.02%
Mobile homes 0.13%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 06897

Use car, track or Van 74.74%
Use public transportation 9.96%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 0.24%
Walk to work 0.89%
Work at home 14.17%

School attendance in zip code 06897

Attent Preschool programs 5.65%
Attend Public School 24.5%
Attend college undergraduate program 2.72%
Attent graduate studies 0.81%
Not enrolled in school 66.31%

Highest school attainment in zip code 06897

Less then 9th grade 1.82%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 2.18%
High school diploma 9.43%
Some college, no degree 13.75%
Associate degree 5.82%
Bachelor's degree 57.28%
Graduate or professional degree 9.71%

Real Estate in zip code 06897

Housing occupied 95.06%
Housing vacant 4.94%
Housing occupied by owner 89.81%
Housing occupied by tenant 10.19%
Total Rented Units 615
Median Contract Gross Rent $1,746
Median Gross Rent $1,955
Median Home Value $824,600

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 06897 median gross rent is 11.97% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 06897

Studio $900
1 Bedroom $1,090
2 Bedrooms $1,380
3 Bedrooms $1,650
4 Bedrooms $2,050
AVERAGE RENT $1,414

Average rent in zip code 06897 ($1,414.00) is 20.1% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 51.2% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 06897 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 22.9% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 21% lower, two bedroom rent is 18.9% lower, three bedroom rent is 20% lower, four bedroom rent is 19.4% lower.

Housing units in zip code 06897

Total housing units 6350
Detached housing units 86.46%
Attached housing units 4.55%
2 units 1.07%
3 - 4 units 1.56%
5 - 9 units 1.48%
10 - 19 units 0.58%
20 - 49 units 1.31%
50 or more units 2.87%
Mobile homes 0.13%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 06897

Total Real Estate Taxes $66,882,500
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $50,689,000
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $16,193,500

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