ZIP Code 06470 - Newtown Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameNewtown
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fairfield
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:16003
Racial Majority:White 88.27%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.8%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$127949
Average Adjusted Gross Income$147480
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time30.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range299 - 623 ft.
Area38 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.39472400, -73.31919900

Zip Code 06470 Profile

ZIP Code 06470 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Metro New York City metro area. ZIP code 06470 is primarily located in Fairfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06470 is NEWTOWN, Connecticut. Portions of ZIP code 06470 are contained within or border the city limits of Newtown, CT, . The area code for ZIP code 06470 is 203. 06470 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06470 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06470 increased to 16003 from 14709 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06470 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06470 public schools is White. 6.1% of students in 06470 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 14717 88.27% 14489 +2%
 Black Or African American 179 1.07% 324 -45%
 Hispanic 1219 7.31% 705 +73%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 14 -100%
 Asian 392 2.35% 337 +16%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 9 0% 9 -100%
 Two Or More Races 121 0.99% 121 +36%

Zip Code 06470 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.8%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 4.8%
 Asian 3.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 06470 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1600314709
Male Population51.10%
Female Population48.90%
Total Households5525
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
6.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
20.0%
Median Household Income$127949
Income Under $50K Per Year13.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year64.40%
06470 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 5Jahana HayesDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$541517
Average Real Estate Sale Price$460571
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59c - Southern New England Coastal Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 06470 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18192837475661605240332439
Avg Max Temp (°F)36394859707984817363514060
Avg Precip (In.)4.613.284.794.634.744.314.254.254.524.434.614.3352.75
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
CBSA Type06470
CBSA Population906634
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours