Zip Code 06515 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew Haven
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New Haven
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:17141
Racial Majority:White 44.31%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 45.8%
Unemployment Rate:8.9%
Median Household Income$47422
Average Adjusted Gross Income$62460
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time23.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range115 - 207 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.32762900, -72.97005300

Zip Code 06515 Description

Zip Code 06515 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06515 is primarily located in New Haven County. The official US Postal Service name for 06515 is NEW HAVEN, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06515 are contained within or border the city limits of New Haven, CT, West Haven, CT, . The area code for zip code 06515 is 203. 06515 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06515 is 8.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.1% and is higher 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 06515 increased to 17141 from 16566 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06515 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06515 public schools is Black. 66.2% of students in 06515 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8181 44.31% 7814 +5%
 Black Or African American 7232 39.17% 6210 +16%
 Hispanic 1849 10.02% 2046 -10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.05% 46 -78%
 Asian 422 2.29% 430 -2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.04% 2 +250%
 Other Race 60 0.31% 60 -3%
 Two Or More Races 533 3.81% 533 +32%

Zip Code 06515 Race/Ethnicity

 White 16%
 Black Or African American 45.8%
 Hispanic 36%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.6%

Zip Code 06515 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1714116566
Male Population45.40%
Female Population54.60%
Total Households6401
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
66.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
55.6%
Median Household Income$47422
Income Under $50K Per Year52.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.70%
06515 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 3Rosa DeLauroDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$220330
Average Real Estate Sale Price$198479
Current Unemployment Level 8.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
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 06515 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20223039495864635543352642
Avg Max Temp (°F)36394758697884817362514160
Avg Precip (In.)4.433.194.514.524.554.194.154.284.334.334.33450.8
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Haven-Milford, CT
CBSA Type06515
CBSA Population851493
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours