Official Zip Code NameWaterbury
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:3654
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0%
Public School Racial Majority:White 44.2%
Unemployment Rate:8.42%
Median Household Income$13118
Average Adjusted Gross Income$18780
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time17.8 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: New Haven
Elevation Range413 - 413 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.56056976, -73.05423737

Zip Code 06702 Description

Zip Code 06702 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06702 is primarily located in New Haven County. The official US Postal Service name for 06702 is WATERBURY, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06702 are contained within or border the city limits of Waterbury, CT, . The area code for zip code 06702 is 203. 06702 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06702 is 8.42% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06702 decreased to 3654 from 3676 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06702 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 06702 public schools is White. 51.5% of students in 06702 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 791 26.03% 765 +3%
 Black Or African American 598 19.68% 739 -19%
 Hispanic 1530 50.35% 2045 -25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 17 -100%
 Asian 95 3.13% 22 +332%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 23 0% 23 -100%
 Two Or More Races 41 0.82% 41 -39%

Zip Code 06702 Race/Ethnicity

 White 44.2%
 Black Or African American 20.4%
 Hispanic 27.5%
 Asian 2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 5.3%

Zip Code 06702 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population36543676
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households1767
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
51.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$13118
Income Under $50K Per Year92.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year6.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year1.30%
114 US Congressional DistrictConnecticut 5
RepresentativeElizabeth Esty
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$167300
Average Real Estate Sale Price$69625
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)8.42%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.25%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.51%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59c - Southern New England Coastal Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 06702 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)16172636465560595139312238
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384758697883817362513959
Avg Precip (In.)4.363.254.544.444.64.264.264.444.564.494.464.1851.85
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Haven-Milford, CT
CBSA Type06702
CBSA Population851493
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours