Zip Code 06359 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNorth Stonington
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New London
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:5313
Racial Majority:White 89.76%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89%
Unemployment Rate:5.5%
Median Household Income$72658
Average Adjusted Gross Income$86120
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time27.8 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range125 - 384 ft.
Area56 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.46834946, -71.88072968

Zip Code 06359 Description

Zip Code 06359 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06359 is primarily located in New London County. The official US Postal Service name for 06359 is NORTH STONINGTON, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06359 are contained within or border the city limits of Westerly, RI, Ashaway, RI, . The area code for zip code 06359 is 860. 06359 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06359 is 5.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06359 increased to 5313 from 4981 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06359 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06359 public schools is White. 23.4% of students in 06359 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4768 89.76% 4887 -2%
 Black Or African American 113 2.13% 53 +113%
 Hispanic 165 3.11% 128 +29%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.43% 51 -55%
 Asian 91 1.71% 75 +21%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 115 2.86% 115 +32%

Zip Code 06359 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89%
 Black Or African American 2.4%
 Hispanic 3.9%
 Asian 2.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 1.5%

Zip Code 06359 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population53134981
Male Population50.70%
Female Population49.30%
Total Households2060
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
23.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$72658
Income Under $50K Per Year27.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year30.20%
06359 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 2Joe CourtneyDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$370914
Average Real Estate Sale Price$227864
Current Unemployment Level 5.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.4%
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 06359 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212837465562615342342540
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394857687682807363524260
Avg Precip (In.)4.643.74.764.54.043.663.614.34.144.234.84.5650.95
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Norwich-New London, CT
CBSA Type06359
CBSA Population265769
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours