Zip Code 06279 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWillington
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Tolland
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:6041
Racial Majority:White 89.87%
Public School Racial Majority:White 90.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.7%
Median Household Income$63861
Average Adjusted Gross Income$77600
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time29.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range538 - 1020 ft.
Area33 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.88866900, -72.25950600

Zip Code 06279 Description

Zip Code 06279 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06279 is primarily located in Tolland County. The official US Postal Service name for 06279 is WILLINGTON, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06279 are contained within or border the city limits of Crystal Lake, CT, . The area code for zip code 06279 is 860. 06279 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06279 is 5.7% 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 06279 increased to 6041 from 5969 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06279 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06279 public schools is White. 16.2% of students in 06279 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5387 89.87% 5503 -2%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 43 -100%
 Hispanic 356 5.94% 206 +73%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 16 -100%
 Asian 90 1.5% 199 -55%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 71 2.69% 71 +127%

Zip Code 06279 Race/Ethnicity

 White 90.6%
 Black Or African American 1.1%
 Hispanic 3.7%
 Asian 1.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.1%

Zip Code 06279 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population60415969
Male Population51.10%
Female Population48.90%
Total Households2423
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
16.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$63861
Income Under $50K Per Year38.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year27.00%
06279 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 2Joe CourtneyDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$267018
Average Real Estate Sale Price$220121
Current Unemployment Level 5.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.3%
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 59b - Lower Worcester Plateau/Eastern Connecticut Upland
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 06279 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15172635455459584938312137
Avg Max Temp (°F)34364556687681797161503958
Avg Precip (In.)4.543.364.354.394.044.014.274.254.374.574.544.1850.89
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
CBSA Type06279
CBSA Population1202643
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours