Zip Code 06405 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBranford
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New Haven
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:27860
Racial Majority:White 87.99%
Public School Racial Majority:White 78.3%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$72781
Average Adjusted Gross Income$97290
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range36 - 125 ft.
Area22 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.28526000, -72.79861400

Zip Code 06405 Description

Zip Code 06405 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06405 is primarily located in New Haven County. The official US Postal Service name for 06405 is BRANFORD, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06405 are contained within or border the city limits of Branford Center, CT, East Haven, CT, . The area code for zip code 06405 is 203. 06405 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06405 is 6.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06405 decreased to 27860 from 28670 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06405 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06405 public schools is White. 23.5% of students in 06405 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 24524 87.99% 24795 -1%
 Black Or African American 334 1.2% 507 -34%
 Hispanic 1467 5.26% 1147 +28%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.1% 51 -45%
 Asian 1180 4.23% 1016 +16%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 48 0.61% 48 +252%
 Two Or More Races 294 0.61% 294 -43%

Zip Code 06405 Race/Ethnicity

 White 78.3%
 Black Or African American 3.1%
 Hispanic 8.5%
 Asian 7.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.2%

Zip Code 06405 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2786028670
Male Population47.00%
Female Population53.00%
Total Households12679
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$72781
Income Under $50K Per Year33.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year33.00%
06405 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 3Rosa DeLauroDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$459105
Average Real Estate Sale Price$295060
Current Unemployment Level 6.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59a - Connecticut Valley
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 06405 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20223039495864635544352642
Avg Max Temp (°F)36394758687783817363524160
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Haven-Milford, CT
CBSA Type06405
CBSA Population851493
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours