Zip Code 06108 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameEast Hartford
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hartford
Area Code860 / 959
Alternate Zip Code NamesHARTFORD
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesE HARTFORD
EAST HTFD
FORBES VILLAGE
HARTFRD
HFD
HTFD
Current Population:24307
Racial Majority:White 30.35%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 40.3%
Unemployment Rate:10.8%
Median Household Income$45551
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41640
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time23.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range56 - 141 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.78069600, -72.62169700

Zip Code 06108 Description

Zip Code 06108 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06108 is primarily located in Hartford County. The official US Postal Service name for 06108 is EAST HARTFORD, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06108 are contained within or border the city limits of East Hartford, CT, Hartford, CT, . The area code for zip code 06108 is 860. 06108 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06108 is 10.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 8.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06108 increased to 24307 from 23534 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06108 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06108 public schools is Hispanic. 62.5% of students in 06108 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7485 30.35% 7670 -2%
 Black Or African American 7309 29.64% 7356 -1%
 Hispanic 8103 32.86% 7463 +9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.04% 44 -75%
 Asian 1190 4.83% 1204 -1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.02% 4 +0%
 Other Race 92 0.01% 92 -98%
 Two Or More Races 474 2.25% 474 +17%

Zip Code 06108 Race/Ethnicity

 White 19.1%
 Black Or African American 31.9%
 Hispanic 40.3%
 Asian 7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 06108 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2430723534
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households9212
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
62.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$45551
Income Under $50K Per Year55.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.40%
06108 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 1John B. LarsonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$155627
Average Real Estate Sale Price$131603
Current Unemployment Level 10.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level11.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 06108 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)16192737485763615240322240
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384759707984827463514060
Avg Precip (In.)3.842.843.834.024.123.943.933.964.034.033.983.6246.13
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
CBSA Type06108
CBSA Population1202643
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours