Zip Code 06512 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameEast Haven
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New Haven
Area Code203 / 475
Alternate Zip Code NamesNEW HAVEN
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesN HAVEN
Current Population:29861
Racial Majority:White 74.99%
Public School Racial Majority:White 64%
Unemployment Rate:6.0%
Median Household Income$56723
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60430
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range52 - 161 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.28176300, -72.87199600

Zip Code 06512 Description

Zip Code 06512 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06512 is primarily located in New Haven County. The official US Postal Service name for 06512 is EAST HAVEN, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06512 are contained within or border the city limits of East Haven, CT, New Haven, CT, . The area code for zip code 06512 is 203. 06512 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06512 is 6.0% 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 06512 increased to 29861 from 28166 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06512 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06512 public schools is White. 50.4% of students in 06512 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 21462 74.99% 23277 -8%
 Black Or African American 2141 7.48% 1222 +75%
 Hispanic 3206 11.2% 4011 -20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.06% 37 -51%
 Asian 1238 4.33% 906 +37%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 40 0.16% 40 +15%
 Two Or More Races 365 1.77% 365 +39%

Zip Code 06512 Race/Ethnicity

 White 64%
 Black Or African American 4.6%
 Hispanic 24.8%
 Asian 4.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.5%

Zip Code 06512 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2986128166
Male Population47.80%
Female Population52.20%
Total Households12212
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$56723
Income Under $50K Per Year43.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.60%
06512 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 3Rosa DeLauroDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$232169
Average Real Estate Sale Price$194962
Current Unemployment Level 6.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
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 06512 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21223039495964635544352642
Avg Max Temp (°F)36394758687783817363514160
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Haven-Milford, CT
CBSA Type06512
CBSA Population851493
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
East Shore
Fair Haven Heights