Zip Code 06492 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWallingford
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New Haven
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:45241
Racial Majority:White 84.19%
Public School Racial Majority:White 77.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.5%
Median Household Income$72582
Average Adjusted Gross Income$79660
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time21.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range108 - 509 ft.
Area40 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.45882800, -72.80375500

Zip Code 06492 Description

Zip Code 06492 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06492 is primarily located in New Haven County. The official US Postal Service name for 06492 is WALLINGFORD, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06492 are contained within or border the city limits of Wallingford Center, CT, Meriden, CT, and North Haven, CT. The area code for zip code 06492 is 203. 06492 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06492 is 5.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06492 increased to 45241 from 43025 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06492 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06492 public schools is White. 18.9% of students in 06492 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 38050 84.19% 38982 -2%
 Black Or African American 763 1.69% 587 +30%
 Hispanic 4127 9.13% 3562 +16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 97 0.21% 41 +137%
 Asian 1510 3.34% 1531 -1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 60 0.04% 60 -70%
 Two Or More Races 474 1.39% 474 +32%

Zip Code 06492 Race/Ethnicity

 White 77.7%
 Black Or African American 2.4%
 Hispanic 14.2%
 Asian 5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 06492 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4524143025
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households18068
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
18.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$72582
Income Under $50K Per Year32.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year32.10%
06492 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 3Rosa DeLauroDemocrat
Connecticut District 5Jahana HayesDemocrat
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06492 Connecticut State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
85Mary MushinskyDemocrat
86Vincent CandeloraRepublican
90Craig C. FishbeinRepublican
103Liz LinehanDemocrat
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06492 Connecticut State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
13Mary AbramsDemocrat
34Len FasanoRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$273578
Average Real Estate Sale Price$244355
Current Unemployment Level 5.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.7%
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 DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 06492 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19202938485763615342342441
Avg Max Temp (°F)36384758697883817362514060
Avg Precip (In.)4.483.234.554.554.64.374.194.394.464.44.394.0751.69
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Haven-Milford, CT
CBSA Type06492
CBSA Population851493
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours