Zip Code 06120 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHartford
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hartford
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:12887
Racial Majority:African American 51.98%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 51.1%
Unemployment Rate:14.0%
Median Household Income$19567
Average Adjusted Gross Income$25900
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time21.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range62 - 82 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.78896300, -72.66573900

Zip Code 06120 Description

Zip Code 06120 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06120 is primarily located in Hartford County. The official US Postal Service name for 06120 is HARTFORD, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06120 are contained within or border the city limits of Hartford, CT, East Hartford, CT, . The area code for zip code 06120 is 860. 06120 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06120 is 14.0% 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 06120 increased to 12887 from 12694 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06120 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 06120 public schools is Hispanic. 92.4% of students in 06120 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 684 5.21% 485 +41%
 Black Or African American 6819 51.98% 7198 -5%
 Hispanic 5250 40.02% 4890 +7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.43% 30 +87%
 Asian 37 0.28% 52 -29%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 32 0.13% 32 -47%
 Two Or More Races 199 1.95% 199 +29%

Zip Code 06120 Race/Ethnicity

 White 3.7%
 Black Or African American 42%
 Hispanic 51.1%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.2%

Zip Code 06120 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1288712694
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households4023
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$19567
Income Under $50K Per Year83.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year12.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.70%
06120 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 1John B. LarsonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$123638
Average Real Estate Sale Price$80143
Current Unemployment Level 14.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level13.8%
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 06120 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17192738485763615240322340
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384759707984827463514060
Avg Precip (In.)3.872.873.854.034.213.993.954.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
CBSA Type06120
CBSA Population1202643
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours