Zip Code 06106 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHartford
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hartford
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:39902
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0.03%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 62.9%
Unemployment Rate:13.6%
Median Household Income$28289
Average Adjusted Gross Income$33890
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time22.2 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range59 - 72 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.74570084, -72.70081329

Zip Code 06106 Description

Zip Code 06106 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06106 is primarily located in Hartford County. The official US Postal Service name for 06106 is HARTFORD, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06106 are contained within or border the city limits of Hartford, CT, West Hartford, CT, East Hartford, CT, Newington, CT, and Wethersfield, CT. The area code for zip code 06106 is 860. 06106 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06106 is 13.6% 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 06106 decreased to 39902 from 40574 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06106 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 06106 public schools is Hispanic. 79.9% of students in 06106 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5898 15.39% 6139 -4%
 Black Or African American 6614 17.26% 6843 -3%
 Hispanic 23623 61.64% 24476 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.07% 83 -66%
 Asian 968 2.53% 1267 -24%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.03% 10 +20%
 Other Race 503 1.23% 503 -6%
 Two Or More Races 581 1.85% 581 +22%

Zip Code 06106 Race/Ethnicity

 White 15.3%
 Black Or African American 16%
 Hispanic 62.9%
 Asian 3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 06106 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3990240574
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households13742
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
79.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
78.6%
Median Household Income$28289
Income Under $50K Per Year73.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.20%
06106 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 1John B. LarsonDemocrat
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06106 Connecticut State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
3Minnie GonzalezDemocrat
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06106 Connecticut State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
1John FonfaraDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$153549
Average Real Estate Sale Price$134398
Current Unemployment Level 13.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level14.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
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 06106 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17192737485762615240322239
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384759707984827463514060
Avg Precip (In.)3.952.923.934.154.274.124.064.094.144.194.133.7247.67
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
CBSA Type06106
CBSA Population1202643
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours