Zip Code 06051 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew Britain
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hartford
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:30519
Racial Majority:White 31.75%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 61.7%
Unemployment Rate:10.6%
Median Household Income$33296
Average Adjusted Gross Income$32750
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time20.9 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range105 - 197 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.66661835, -72.77037048

Zip Code 06051 Description

Zip Code 06051 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06051 is primarily located in Hartford County. The official US Postal Service name for 06051 is NEW BRITAIN, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06051 are contained within or border the city limits of New Britain, CT, Kensington, CT, and Newington, CT. The area code for zip code 06051 is 860. 06051 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06051 is 10.6% 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 06051 increased to 30519 from 28246 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06051 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06051 public schools is Hispanic. 80.9% of students in 06051 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9646 31.75% 10376 -7%
 Black Or African American 3187 10.49% 3961 -20%
 Hispanic 16410 54.01% 15098 +9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.03% 48 -83%
 Asian 420 1.38% 328 +28%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 81 0.49% 81 +84%
 Two Or More Races 621 1.85% 621 -10%

Zip Code 06051 Race/Ethnicity

 White 18.7%
 Black Or African American 15.5%
 Hispanic 61.7%
 Asian 1.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.3%

Zip Code 06051 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3051928246
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households11753
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
80.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$33296
Income Under $50K Per Year68.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.10%
06051 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 5Jahana HayesDemocrat
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06051 Connecticut State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
24Rick LopesDemocrat
25Bobby SanchezDemocrat
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06051 Connecticut State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
6Gennaro BizzarroRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$160059
Average Real Estate Sale Price$98715
Current Unemployment Level 10.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level11.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.7%
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 06051 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17202838485762615241332340
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384759707984817462514060
Avg Precip (In.)4.143.064.14.34.344.154.174.164.244.274.13.8448.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
CBSA Type06051
CBSA Population1202643
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours