Zip Code 06498 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWestbrook
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Middlesex
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:6963
Racial Majority:White 92.12%
Public School Racial Majority:White 86.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.1%
Median Household Income$72155
Average Adjusted Gross Income$88560
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time21.9 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range72 - 285 ft.
Area16 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.30788040, -72.46575928

Zip Code 06498 Description

Zip Code 06498 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06498 is primarily located in Middlesex County. The official US Postal Service name for 06498 is WESTBROOK, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06498 are contained within or border the city limits of Westbrook Center, CT, Saybrook Manor, CT, . The area code for zip code 06498 is 860. 06498 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06498 is 6.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06498 increased to 6963 from 6324 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06498 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06498 public schools is White. 13.2% of students in 06498 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6404 92.12% 6388 +0%
 Black Or African American 29 0.42% 42 -31%
 Hispanic 353 5.08% 309 +14%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 11 -100%
 Asian 15 0.22% 93 -84%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 50 1.63% 50 +126%
 Two Or More Races 69 0.55% 69 -45%

Zip Code 06498 Race/Ethnicity

 White 86.8%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 9.3%
 Asian 1.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.7%

Zip Code 06498 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population69636324
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households2960
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
13.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$72155
Income Under $50K Per Year34.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year34.50%
06498 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 2Joe CourtneyDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$511802
Average Real Estate Sale Price$334527
Current Unemployment Level 6.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 59c - Southern New England Coastal Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 06498 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18202735455561605341332439
Avg Max Temp (°F)38404858687782817464534360
Avg Precip (In.)4.53.474.494.434.13.93.734.394.054.294.574.2650.19
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
CBSA Type06498
CBSA Population1202643
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours