Zip Code 06002 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBloomfield
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hartford
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:20486
Racial Majority:African American 54.62%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 61.4%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$67833
Average Adjusted Gross Income$78220
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21.7 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range108 - 341 ft.
Area26 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.85264969, -72.74269867

Zip Code 06002 Description

Zip Code 06002 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06002 is primarily located in Hartford County. The official US Postal Service name for 06002 is BLOOMFIELD, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06002 are contained within or border the city limits of Blue Hills, CT, West Hartford, CT, Tariffville, CT, and Hartford, CT. The area code for zip code 06002 is 860. 06002 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06002 is 8.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06002 increased to 20486 from 19585 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06002 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 06002 public schools is Black. 51.1% of students in 06002 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7026 34.06% 6863 +2%
 Black Or African American 11266 54.62% 11518 -2%
 Hispanic 1073 5.2% 1149 -7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.04% 38 -76%
 Asian 388 1.88% 382 +2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.08% 8 +100%
 Other Race 49 0% 49 -100%
 Two Or More Races 479 4.11% 479 +77%

Zip Code 06002 Race/Ethnicity

 White 14.8%
 Black Or African American 61.4%
 Hispanic 17.5%
 Asian 1.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4.3%

Zip Code 06002 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2048619585
Male Population44.90%
Female Population55.10%
Total Households8554
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
51.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
60.0%
Median Household Income$67833
Income Under $50K Per Year37.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year32.20%
06002 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 1John B. LarsonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$228949
Average Real Estate Sale Price$205580
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59a - Connecticut Valley
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 06002 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)16182737475662605140322239
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384759707984827462513960
Avg Precip (In.)4.163.124.194.314.54.184.034.274.374.394.323.9149.73
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
CBSA Type06002
CBSA Population1202643
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Blue Hills
North End