ZIP Code 06450 - Meriden Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameMeriden
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New Haven
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:36493
Racial Majority:White 58.76%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 48.5%
Unemployment Rate:4.6%
Median Household Income$54237
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53810
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time22.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range207 - 456 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.53332900, -72.77368700

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Zip Code 06450 Description

Zip Code 06450 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06450 is primarily located in New Haven County. The official US Postal Service name for 06450 is MERIDEN, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06450 are contained within or border the city limits of Meriden, CT, Middletown, CT, . The area code for zip code 06450 is 203. 06450 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06450 is 4.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06450 increased to 36493 from 34611 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06450 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06450 public schools is Hispanic. 68.8% of students in 06450 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 21727 58.76% 21449 +1%
 Black Or African American 3874 10.48% 3060 +27%
 Hispanic 10095 27.3% 10444 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.09% 74 -55%
 Asian 392 1.06% 832 -53%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 25 0.07% 6 +317%
 Other Race 37 0.22% 37 +122%
 Two Or More Races 591 2.01% 591 +26%

Zip Code 06450 Race/Ethnicity

 White 33.8%
 Black Or African American 11.8%
 Hispanic 48.5%
 Asian 3.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 2%

Zip Code 06450 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3649334611
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households14433
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
68.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
69.2%
Median Household Income$54237
Income Under $50K Per Year46.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.90%
06450 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 5Jahana HayesDemocrat
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06450 Connecticut State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
82Emil AltobelloDemocrat
83Catherine AbercrombieDemocrat
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06450 Connecticut State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
13Mary AbramsDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$181070
Average Real Estate Sale Price$148583
Current Unemployment Level 4.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
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 06450 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212938485762615342342541
Avg Max Temp (°F)36394759707984817362514060
Avg Precip (In.)4.463.294.484.474.474.344.184.394.484.594.444.1251.71
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Haven-Milford, CT
CBSA Type06450
CBSA Population851493
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours