Zip Code 06259 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePomfret Center
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Windham
Area Code860 / 959
Alternate Zip Code NamesPOMFRET CTR
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesELLIOT
Current Population:4498
Racial Majority:White 94.93%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.5%
Unemployment Rate:4.1%
Median Household Income$74075
Average Adjusted Gross Income$90830
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time23.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range282 - 732 ft.
Area44 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.86731100, -71.98961900

Zip Code 06259 Description

Zip Code 06259 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06259 is primarily located in Windham County. The official US Postal Service name for 06259 is POMFRET CENTER, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06259 are contained within or border the city limits of South Woodstock, CT, Putnam District, CT, . The area code for zip code 06259 is 860. 06259 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06259 is 4.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% 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 06259 increased to 4498 from 4094 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06259 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06259 public schools is White. 15.1% of students in 06259 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4213 94.93% 4225 +-0%
 Black Or African American 46 1.04% 27 +70%
 Hispanic 69 1.55% 93 -26%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 96 2.16% 71 +35%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 70 0.32% 70 -80%

Zip Code 06259 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.5%
 Black Or African American 1.7%
 Hispanic 2.4%
 Asian 3.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 06259 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population44984094
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households1676
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$74075
Income Under $50K Per Year30.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year30.90%
06259 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 2Joe CourtneyDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$279392
Average Real Estate Sale Price$182594
Current Unemployment Level 4.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.6%
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 DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 06259 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)14162534445459574937302037
Avg Max Temp (°F)34374657687781797261503959
Avg Precip (In.)4.573.384.44.383.994.014.424.374.234.494.584.2351.04
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Willimantic, CT
CBSA Type06259
CBSA Population119504
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours