Zip Code 06237 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameColumbia
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Tolland
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:5492
Racial Majority:White 88.69%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.9%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$87579
Average Adjusted Gross Income$88340
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range367 - 591 ft.
Area22 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.68904877, -72.29856873

Zip Code 06237 Description

Zip Code 06237 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06237 is primarily located in Tolland County. The official US Postal Service name for 06237 is COLUMBIA, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06237 are contained within or border the city limits of Willimantic, CT, . The area code for zip code 06237 is 860. 06237 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06237 is 4.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06237 increased to 5492 from 4976 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06237 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06237 public schools is White. 10.7% of students in 06237 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4853 88.69% 5210 -7%
 Black Or African American 126 2.3% 35 +260%
 Hispanic 0 0% 159 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 57 1.04% 36 +58%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 45 7.97% 45 +869%

Zip Code 06237 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.9%
 Black Or African American 1.3%
 Hispanic 5.1%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 06237 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population54924976
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households2157
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
10.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$87579
Income Under $50K Per Year20.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year42.10%
06237 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 2Joe CourtneyDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$277565
Average Real Estate Sale Price$239702
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
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 06237 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)14162635455459574937302137
Avg Max Temp (°F)35374657697781807262514059
Avg Precip (In.)4.463.384.394.374.073.944.234.264.284.514.544.1850.6
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
CBSA Type06237
CBSA Population1202643
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours