Zip Code 06117 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWest Hartford
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hartford
Area Code860 / 959
Alternate Zip Code NamesHARTFORD
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBISHOP'S CORNER
Current Population:17267
Racial Majority:White 79.16%
Public School Racial Majority:White 62.2%
Unemployment Rate:5.1%
Median Household Income$102772
Average Adjusted Gross Income$193510
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time19.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range95 - 345 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.78620600, -72.76314200

Zip Code 06117 Description

Zip Code 06117 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06117 is primarily located in Hartford County. The official US Postal Service name for 06117 is WEST HARTFORD, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06117 are contained within or border the city limits of West Hartford, CT, Hartford, CT, . The area code for zip code 06117 is 860. 06117 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06117 is 5.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06117 decreased to 17267 from 17553 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06117 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06117 public schools is White. 19% of students in 06117 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 13570 79.16% 13962 -3%
 Black Or African American 931 5.43% 942 -1%
 Hispanic 982 5.73% 803 +22%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 13 -100%
 Asian 1358 7.92% 1232 +10%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 39 0.09% 39 -59%
 Two Or More Races 274 1.67% 274 +4%

Zip Code 06117 Race/Ethnicity

 White 62.2%
 Black Or African American 10.5%
 Hispanic 13.5%
 Asian 10.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 2.9%

Zip Code 06117 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1726717553
Male Population45.70%
Female Population54.30%
Total Households5693
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$102772
Income Under $50K Per Year20.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year51.50%
06117 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 1John B. LarsonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$493597
Average Real Estate Sale Price$402428
Current Unemployment Level 5.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.5%
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 06117 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16182737475662605140322239
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384758707884817462514060
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
CBSA Type06117
CBSA Population1202643
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Blue Hills
West End