Zip Code 06605 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBridgeport
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fairfield
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:23397
Racial Majority:White 24.33%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 55.1%
Unemployment Rate:10.9%
Median Household Income$41057
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43120
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time28.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range85 - 85 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.16357600, -73.21762600

Zip Code 06605 Description

Zip Code 06605 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 06605 is primarily located in Fairfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06605 is BRIDGEPORT, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06605 are contained within or border the city limits of Bridgeport, CT, . The area code for zip code 06605 is 203. 06605 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06605 is 10.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% 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 06605 decreased to 23397 from 23435 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06605 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06605 public schools is Hispanic. 99.6% of students in 06605 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5647 24.33% 5628 +0%
 Black Or African American 7326 31.56% 6682 +10%
 Hispanic 9000 38.77% 9582 -6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 102 0.44% 31 +229%
 Asian 653 2.81% 949 -31%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 17 -100%
 Other Race 116 0.67% 116 +34%
 Two Or More Races 392 1.41% 392 -17%

Zip Code 06605 Race/Ethnicity

 White 8.5%
 Black Or African American 31.5%
 Hispanic 55.1%
 Asian 4.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 06605 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2339723435
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households8598
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
99.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$41057
Income Under $50K Per Year59.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.60%
06605 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 4Jim HimesDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$305659
Average Real Estate Sale Price$147358
Current Unemployment Level 10.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago12.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59c - Southern New England Coastal Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 06605 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)22243140505965645645372743
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394858687783817463534260
Avg Precip (In.)3.92.994.254.134.223.733.93.883.783.683.863.6746
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
CBSA Type06605
CBSA Population906634
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours