Zip Code 06042 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameManchester
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hartford
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:22942
Racial Majority:White 65.66%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$66669
Average Adjusted Gross Income$63610
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time23.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range144 - 390 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.79724500, -72.52703000

Zip Code 06042 Description

Zip Code 06042 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06042 is primarily located in Hartford County. The official US Postal Service name for 06042 is MANCHESTER, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06042 are contained within or border the city limits of Central Manchester, CT, East Hartford, CT, . The area code for zip code 06042 is 860. 06042 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06042 is 8.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 06042 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06042 public schools is . % of students in 06042 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 14494 65.66% 15384 -6%
 Black Or African American 1983 8.98% 2159 -8%
 Hispanic 2503 11.34% 2161 +16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.03% 37 -84%
 Asian 2762 12.51% 2594 +6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.08% 10 +80%
 Other Race 82 0.38% 82 +1%
 Two Or More Races 515 1.01% 515 -57%

Zip Code 06042 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 06042 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population229420
Male Population47.90%
Female Population52.10%
Total Households10105
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$66669
Income Under $50K Per Year34.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year26.20%
06042 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 1John B. LarsonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$186582
Average Real Estate Sale Price$164807
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59a - Connecticut Valley
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 06042 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16182737475662605139322239
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384758707883817462514060
Avg Precip (In.)42.9544.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
CBSA Type06042
CBSA Population1202643
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours