Zip Code 06234 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBrooklyn
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Windham
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:8244
Racial Majority:White 87.11%
Public School Racial Majority:White 86.5%
Unemployment Rate:7.2%
Median Household Income$69535
Average Adjusted Gross Income$67820
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range256 - 449 ft.
Area29 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.78653100, -71.95358500

Zip Code 06234 Description

Zip Code 06234 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06234 is primarily located in Windham County. The official US Postal Service name for 06234 is BROOKLYN, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06234 are contained within or border the city limits of East Brooklyn, CT, Wauregan, CT, and Danielson, CT. The area code for zip code 06234 is 860. 06234 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06234 is 7.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06234 increased to 8244 from 5250 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06234 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06234 public schools is White. 26.3% of students in 06234 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7207 87.11% 7483 -4%
 Black Or African American 119 1.44% 226 -47%
 Hispanic 704 8.51% 326 +116%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 22 -100%
 Asian 50 0.6% 86 -42%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 7 0.16% 7 +86%
 Two Or More Races 92 2.18% 92 +96%

Zip Code 06234 Race/Ethnicity

 White 86.5%
 Black Or African American 1.5%
 Hispanic 6.5%
 Asian 2.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 06234 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population82445250
Male Population51.10%
Female Population48.90%
Total Households3001
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
26.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$69535
Income Under $50K Per Year34.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year28.50%
06234 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 2Joe CourtneyDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$242660
Average Real Estate Sale Price$181127
Current Unemployment Level 7.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.1%
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 DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 06234 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15172635455460585038312137
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384758697782807362514059
Avg Precip (In.)4.483.364.354.333.973.864.274.34.154.414.524.1750.18
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Willimantic, CT
CBSA Type06234
CBSA Population119504
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours