Zip Code 06357 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNiantic
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New London
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:12552
Racial Majority:White 80.64%
Public School Racial Majority:White 81.3%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$76785
Average Adjusted Gross Income$90120
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time24.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range46 - 125 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.32671000, -72.21217900

Zip Code 06357 Description

Zip Code 06357 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06357 is primarily located in New London County. The official US Postal Service name for 06357 is NIANTIC, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06357 are contained within or border the city limits of Niantic, CT, . The area code for zip code 06357 is 860. 06357 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06357 is 8.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% 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 06357 increased to 12552 from 12152 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06357 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06357 public schools is White. 18% of students in 06357 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 10067 80.64% 10286 -2%
 Black Or African American 610 4.89% 904 -33%
 Hispanic 1068 8.55% 804 +33%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.3% 31 +23%
 Asian 309 2.48% 365 -15%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 9 0.06% 9 -22%
 Two Or More Races 151 3.08% 151 +155%

Zip Code 06357 Race/Ethnicity

 White 81.3%
 Black Or African American 1.9%
 Hispanic 6.2%
 Asian 7.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 06357 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1255212152
Male Population46.00%
Female Population54.00%
Total Households4793
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$76785
Income Under $50K Per Year30.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year31.20%
06357 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 2Joe CourtneyDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$428715
Average Real Estate Sale Price$265152
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
Niantic, CT
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
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 DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 06357 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19212937475662615442342541
Avg Max Temp (°F)38404858687682807363534360
Avg Precip (In.)4.533.594.574.383.963.713.494.394.034.214.654.4149.93
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Norwich-New London, CT
CBSA Type06357
CBSA Population265769
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours