Zip Code 06256 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNorth Windham
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Windham
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:2154
Racial Majority:White 83.21%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 58.6%
Unemployment Rate:8.9%
Median Household Income$41665
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51680
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range276 - 482 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.73791700, -72.15606200

Zip Code 06256 Description

Zip Code 06256 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06256 is primarily located in Windham County. The official US Postal Service name for 06256 is NORTH WINDHAM, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06256 are contained within or border the city limits of Willimantic, CT, . The area code for zip code 06256 is 860. 06256 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06256 is 8.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is higher 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 06256 decreased to 2154 from 3278 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06256 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06256 public schools is Hispanic. 67% of students in 06256 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1779 83.21% 1850 -4%
 Black Or African American 2 0.09% 44 -95%
 Hispanic 334 15.62% 191 +75%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 11 -100%
 Asian 14 0.65% 14 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 40 0.42% 40 -78%

Zip Code 06256 Race/Ethnicity

 White 35%
 Black Or African American 2%
 Hispanic 58.6%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 2.8%

Zip Code 06256 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population21543278
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households983
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$41665
Income Under $50K Per Year57.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.30%
06256 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 2Joe CourtneyDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$139757
Average Real Estate Sale Price$98462
Current Unemployment Level 8.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
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 06256 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)14162535445359574837302037
Avg Max Temp (°F)35374758697782807362514059
Avg Precip (In.)4.593.444.464.354.073.854.334.234.234.444.614.350.9
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Willimantic, CT
CBSA Type06256
CBSA Population119504
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours