Zip Code 06280 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWindham
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Windham
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:3162
Racial Majority:White 77.09%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 62.4%
Unemployment Rate:8.9%
Median Household Income$61702
Average Adjusted Gross Income$62890
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time25.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range276 - 413 ft.
Area16 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.69364500, -72.13977300

Zip Code 06280 Description

Zip Code 06280 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06280 is primarily located in Windham County. The official US Postal Service name for 06280 is WINDHAM, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06280 are contained within or border the city limits of South Windham, CT, Willimantic, CT, . The area code for zip code 06280 is 860. 06280 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06280 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 06280 decreased to 3162 from 3246 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06280 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06280 public schools is Hispanic. 76.6% of students in 06280 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2335 77.09% 2709 -14%
 Black Or African American 150 4.95% 37 +305%
 Hispanic 376 12.41% 330 +14%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 49 1.62% 15 +227%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 59 3.93% 59 +102%

Zip Code 06280 Race/Ethnicity

 White 32.7%
 Black Or African American 1.7%
 Hispanic 62.4%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 2.6%

Zip Code 06280 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population31623246
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households1237
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
76.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$61702
Income Under $50K Per Year37.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.30%
06280 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 2Joe CourtneyDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$217308
Average Real Estate Sale Price$198429
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 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 DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 06280 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)14162635455459584937302137
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384758697782807363514059
Avg Precip (In.)4.553.434.484.364.063.814.294.264.194.424.594.2850.71
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Willimantic, CT
CBSA Type06280
CBSA Population119504
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours