Zip Code 06415 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameColchester
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New London
Secondary County: Middlesex
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:16857
Racial Majority:White 94.42%
Public School Racial Majority:White 87.9%
Unemployment Rate:5.7%
Median Household Income$84037
Average Adjusted Gross Income$82730
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time33.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range276 - 522 ft.
Area58 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.55530700, -72.34708600

Zip Code 06415 Description

Zip Code 06415 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06415 is primarily located in New London County. Portions of 06415 are also located in Middlesex County. The official US Postal Service name for 06415 is COLCHESTER, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06415 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 06415 is 860. 06415 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06415 is 5.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% 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 06415 increased to 16857 from 15303 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06415 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06415 public schools is White. 15.4% of students in 06415 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 15909 94.42% 15531 +2%
 Black Or African American 178 1.06% 242 -26%
 Hispanic 326 1.93% 548 -41%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.01% 63 -98%
 Asian 172 1.02% 220 -22%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 11 0% 11 -100%
 Two Or More Races 238 1.56% 238 +11%

Zip Code 06415 Race/Ethnicity

 White 87.9%
 Black Or African American 2.5%
 Hispanic 5.1%
 Asian 2.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 1.7%

Zip Code 06415 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1685715303
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households6229
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$84037
Income Under $50K Per Year23.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year40.10%
06415 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 2Joe CourtneyDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$257510
Average Real Estate Sale Price$229929
Current Unemployment Level 5.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F 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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 06415 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16182635455460595038312238
Avg Max Temp (°F)36384657697782807362514059
Avg Precip (In.)4.583.454.524.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Norwich-New London, CT
CBSA Type06415
CBSA Population265769
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours