Zip Code 06231 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAmston
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Tolland
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:4083
Racial Majority:White 95.28%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$95422
Average Adjusted Gross Income$104780
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time31.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range381 - 640 ft.
Area17 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.62700200, -72.36987700

Zip Code 06231 Description

Zip Code 06231 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06231 is primarily located in Tolland County. The official US Postal Service name for 06231 is AMSTON, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06231 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 06231 is 860. 06231 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06231 is 5.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% 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 06231 increased to 4083 from 3346 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06231 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06231 public schools is . % of students in 06231 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3413 95.28% 3853 -11%
 Black Or African American 11 0.31% 27 -59%
 Hispanic 74 2.07% 100 -26%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 7 -100%
 Asian 12 0.34% 24 -50%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 0 0.28% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 68 1.73% 68 -9%

Zip Code 06231 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 06231 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population40833346
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households1449
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$95422
Income Under $50K Per Year12.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year46.90%
06231 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 2Joe CourtneyDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$268891
Average Real Estate Sale Price$270132
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 59c - Southern New England Coastal Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 06231 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15172635455459584938312137
Avg Max Temp (°F)35374657697782807262514059
Avg Precip (In.)4.493.394.424.454.144.024.184.374.324.544.64.2451.14
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
CBSA Type06231
CBSA Population1202643
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours