Zip Code 06477 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOrange
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New Haven
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:13956
Racial Majority:White 85.39%
Public School Racial Majority:White 79.6%
Unemployment Rate:3.7%
Median Household Income$100393
Average Adjusted Gross Income$123180
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time23.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range128 - 256 ft.
Area17 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.28286900, -73.02772600

Zip Code 06477 Description

Zip Code 06477 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06477 is primarily located in New Haven County. The official US Postal Service name for 06477 is ORANGE, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06477 are contained within or border the city limits of Orange, CT, Milford, CT, Derby, CT, West Haven, CT, Shelton, CT, and New Haven, CT. The area code for zip code 06477 is 203. 06477 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06477 is 3.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06477 increased to 13956 from 13233 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06477 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06477 public schools is White. 6.2% of students in 06477 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11909 85.39% 12120 -2%
 Black Or African American 194 1.39% 198 -2%
 Hispanic 662 4.75% 398 +66%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 13 -100%
 Asian 1058 7.59% 1045 +1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 26 0% 26 -100%
 Two Or More Races 156 0.89% 156 -21%

Zip Code 06477 Race/Ethnicity

 White 79.6%
 Black Or African American 2.4%
 Hispanic 4.5%
 Asian 11.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 06477 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1395613233
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households5123
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
6.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
40.0%
Median Household Income$100393
Income Under $50K Per Year21.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year50.20%
06477 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 3Rosa DeLauroDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$447579
Average Real Estate Sale Price$329925
Current Unemployment Level 3.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59c - Southern New England Coastal Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 06477 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21233039495864635544362743
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394859697884817463524160
Avg Precip (In.)4.393.214.484.454.493.984.064.144.194.274.354.0750.08
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Haven-Milford, CT
CBSA Type06477
CBSA Population851493
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours