Zip Code 06412 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChester
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Middlesex
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:3994
Racial Majority:White 95%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$82588
Average Adjusted Gross Income$98450
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range72 - 417 ft.
Area17 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.40574300, -72.48301800

Zip Code 06412 Description

Zip Code 06412 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06412 is primarily located in Middlesex County. The official US Postal Service name for 06412 is CHESTER, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06412 are contained within or border the city limits of Chester Center, CT, Deep River Center, CT, . The area code for zip code 06412 is 860. 06412 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06412 is 5.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06412 increased to 3994 from 3743 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06412 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06412 public schools is White. 12.7% of students in 06412 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4012 95% 3796 +6%
 Black Or African American 30 0.71% 35 -14%
 Hispanic 113 2.68% 74 +53%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 5 -100%
 Asian 27 0.64% 31 -13%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 50 0.97% 50 -18%

Zip Code 06412 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.7%
 Black Or African American 0.4%
 Hispanic 2.2%
 Asian 1.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.9%

Zip Code 06412 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population39943743
Male Population46.80%
Female Population53.20%
Total Households1714
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$82588
Income Under $50K Per Year27.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year41.40%
06412 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 2Joe CourtneyDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$405683
Average Real Estate Sale Price$341864
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.6%
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 06412 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202735455561595241332439
Avg Max Temp (°F)37404859697782817363524260
Avg Precip (In.)4.83.514.634.614.214.053.874.514.24.574.764.4352.14
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
CBSA Type06412
CBSA Population1202643
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours