Zip Code 06109 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWethersfield
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hartford
Area Code860 / 959
Alternate Zip Code NamesHARTFORD
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesHFD
HTFD
WEATHERSFIELD
WETH
WETHERSFLD
Current Population:26668
Racial Majority:White 80.39%
Public School Racial Majority:White 74.4%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$66994
Average Adjusted Gross Income$86640
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time19.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range39 - 121 ft.
Area15 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.69857300, -72.66525000

Zip Code 06109 Description

Zip Code 06109 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06109 is primarily located in Hartford County. The official US Postal Service name for 06109 is WETHERSFIELD, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06109 are contained within or border the city limits of Wethersfield, CT, Hartford, CT, Newington, CT, Glastonbury Center, CT, and East Hartford, CT. The area code for zip code 06109 is 860. 06109 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06109 is 6.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06109 increased to 26668 from 26303 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06109 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06109 public schools is White. 19.5% of students in 06109 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 21368 80.39% 22600 -5%
 Black Or African American 867 3.26% 738 +17%
 Hispanic 2821 10.61% 2185 +29%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.03% 21 -62%
 Asian 1024 3.85% 757 +35%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.04% 4 +175%
 Other Race 45 0.26% 45 +53%
 Two Or More Races 318 1.55% 318 +29%

Zip Code 06109 Race/Ethnicity

 White 74.4%
 Black Or African American 4%
 Hispanic 14.8%
 Asian 4.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.7%

Zip Code 06109 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2666826303
Male Population46.80%
Female Population53.20%
Total Households11204
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
19.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
42.9%
Median Household Income$66994
Income Under $50K Per Year36.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year29.10%
06109 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 1John B. LarsonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$249386
Average Real Estate Sale Price$229459
Current Unemployment Level 6.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.7%
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 06109 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)17192737485763615240322340
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384759707984827463514060
Avg Precip (In.)3.872.823.834.034.163.9643.984.044.13.993.6346.4
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
CBSA Type06109
CBSA Population1202643
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
South End
South Meadows
South West