Zip Code 06078 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSuffield
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hartford
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:12413
Racial Majority:White 75.66%
Public School Racial Majority:White 86.8%
Unemployment Rate:5.7%
Median Household Income$83294
Average Adjusted Gross Income$128720
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.7 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range95 - 184 ft.
Area26 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.98949814, -72.65194702

Zip Code 06078 Description

Zip Code 06078 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06078 is primarily located in Hartford County. The official US Postal Service name for 06078 is SUFFIELD, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06078 are contained within or border the city limits of Suffield Depot, CT, Agawam, MA, and Windsor Locks, CT. The area code for zip code 06078 is 860. 06078 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06078 is 5.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06078 increased to 12413 from 10421 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06078 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06078 public schools is White. 11.1% of students in 06078 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9495 75.66% 10109 -6%
 Black Or African American 1547 12.33% 1147 +35%
 Hispanic 930 7.41% 824 +13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 17 -100%
 Asian 244 1.94% 181 +35%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 15 0.06% 15 -47%
 Two Or More Races 115 2.6% 115 +183%

Zip Code 06078 Race/Ethnicity

 White 86.8%
 Black Or African American 3.9%
 Hispanic 5.7%
 Asian 2.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 06078 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1241310421
Male Population57.40%
Female Population42.60%
Total Households3867
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
11.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$83294
Income Under $50K Per Year29.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year40.00%
06078 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 2Joe CourtneyDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$314075
Average Real Estate Sale Price$284381
Current Unemployment Level 5.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.1%
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 06078 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)16192738485762615241332340
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384860728085837563524061
Avg Precip (In.)3.82.963.944.014.23.923.863.944.033.9743.6446.29
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
CBSA Type06078
CBSA Population1202643
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours