Zip Code 06379 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePawcatuck
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New London
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:9038
Racial Majority:White 89.96%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.5%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$57150
Average Adjusted Gross Income$75570
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time21.6 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range36 - 121 ft.
Area13 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.36820984, -71.85865784

Zip Code 06379 Description

Zip Code 06379 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06379 is primarily located in New London County. The official US Postal Service name for 06379 is PAWCATUCK, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06379 are contained within or border the city limits of Pawcatuck, CT, Westerly, RI, . The area code for zip code 06379 is 860. 06379 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06379 is 6.5% 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 06379 increased to 9038 from 8696 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06379 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06379 public schools is White. 24.9% of students in 06379 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8381 89.96% 8316 +1%
 Black Or African American 126 1.35% 76 +66%
 Hispanic 368 3.95% 209 +76%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 50 -100%
 Asian 281 3.02% 168 +67%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 7 0.2% 7 +171%
 Two Or More Races 208 1.51% 208 -32%

Zip Code 06379 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.5%
 Black Or African American 2.7%
 Hispanic 3.3%
 Asian 2.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.2%

Zip Code 06379 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population90388696
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households3812
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
24.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$57150
Income Under $50K Per Year43.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.20%
06379 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 2Joe CourtneyDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$337854
Average Real Estate Sale Price$306789
Current Unemployment Level 6.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F 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 DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 06379 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21222938485763625544362642
Avg Max Temp (°F)38394756667580797363534359
Avg Precip (In.)4.393.54.544.313.813.53.163.983.913.864.594.3347.88
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Norwich-New London, CT
CBSA Type06379
CBSA Population265769
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours