Zip Code 06385 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWaterford
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New London
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:15893
Racial Majority:White 84.64%
Public School Racial Majority:White 72.2%
Unemployment Rate:7.6%
Median Household Income$68263
Average Adjusted Gross Income$84330
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time18.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range26 - 230 ft.
Area26 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.35862100, -72.15675700

Zip Code 06385 Description

Zip Code 06385 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06385 is primarily located in New London County. The official US Postal Service name for 06385 is WATERFORD, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06385 are contained within or border the city limits of Central Waterford, CT, New London, CT, . The area code for zip code 06385 is 860. 06385 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06385 is 7.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is lower 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 06385 increased to 15893 from 15811 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06385 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06385 public schools is White. 23.4% of students in 06385 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 13134 84.64% 13802 -5%
 Black Or African American 382 2.46% 356 +7%
 Hispanic 1093 7.04% 748 +46%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 54 0.35% 62 -13%
 Asian 501 3.23% 600 -17%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 16 0% 16 -100%
 Two Or More Races 308 2.27% 308 +15%

Zip Code 06385 Race/Ethnicity

 White 72.2%
 Black Or African American 5.5%
 Hispanic 12.6%
 Asian 5.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 3.7%

Zip Code 06385 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1589315811
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households6591
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
23.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$68263
Income Under $50K Per Year33.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year29.50%
06385 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 2Joe CourtneyDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$359518
Average Real Estate Sale Price$293825
Current Unemployment Level 7.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
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 06385 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20212937475662625443352541
Avg Max Temp (°F)38404757687681807363534260
Avg Precip (In.)4.513.594.564.363.933.683.434.44.044.174.634.449.7
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Norwich-New London, CT
CBSA Type06385
CBSA Population265769
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours