Zip Code 06480 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePortland
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Middlesex
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:9508
Racial Majority:White 94.38%
Public School Racial Majority:White 83.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$82417
Average Adjusted Gross Income$90260
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range108 - 689 ft.
Area24 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.59710900, -72.58655900

Zip Code 06480 Description

Zip Code 06480 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06480 is primarily located in Middlesex County. The official US Postal Service name for 06480 is PORTLAND, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06480 are contained within or border the city limits of Portland, CT, Middletown, CT, . The area code for zip code 06480 is 860. 06480 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06480 is 5.9% 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 06480 increased to 9508 from 9051 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06480 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06480 public schools is White. 18.6% of students in 06480 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8950 94.38% 8757 +2%
 Black Or African American 23 0.24% 195 -88%
 Hispanic 290 3.06% 310 -6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.21% 6 +233%
 Asian 59 0.62% 92 -36%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 15 0% 15 -100%
 Two Or More Races 132 1.49% 132 +7%

Zip Code 06480 Race/Ethnicity

 White 83.7%
 Black Or African American 3.2%
 Hispanic 8%
 Asian 1.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 06480 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population95089051
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households3822
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
18.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
20.0%
Median Household Income$82417
Income Under $50K Per Year28.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year40.00%
06480 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 1John B. LarsonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$338633
Average Real Estate Sale Price$236091
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
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 06480 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212938485763615342342541
Avg Max Temp (°F)36394759707984817362514060
Avg Precip (In.)4.233.134.244.334.254.144.054.264.244.334.193.9249.31
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
CBSA Type06480
CBSA Population1202643
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours