Zip Code 06606 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBridgeport
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fairfield
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:46236
Racial Majority:White 27.03%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 41.1%
Unemployment Rate:13.3%
Median Household Income$52950
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42380
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time27.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range108 - 213 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.21173600, -73.20755100

Zip Code 06606 Description

Zip Code 06606 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 06606 is primarily located in Fairfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06606 is BRIDGEPORT, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06606 are contained within or border the city limits of Bridgeport, CT, Trumbull, CT, . The area code for zip code 06606 is 203. 06606 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06606 is 13.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 8.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06606 increased to 46236 from 42342 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06606 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06606 public schools is Hispanic. 99.6% of students in 06606 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 13252 27.03% 13909 -5%
 Black Or African American 17352 35.39% 14671 +18%
 Hispanic 15552 31.72% 14178 +10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 67 0.14% 105 -36%
 Asian 1676 3.42% 1191 +41%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 14 -100%
 Other Race 1149 1.07% 1149 -54%
 Two Or More Races 1019 1.23% 1019 -41%

Zip Code 06606 Race/Ethnicity

 White 13.5%
 Black Or African American 40.5%
 Hispanic 41.1%
 Asian 3.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 06606 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4623642342
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households16360
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
99.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$52950
Income Under $50K Per Year46.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year17.90%
06606 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 4Jim HimesDemocrat
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06606 Connecticut State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
126Charlie StallworthDemocrat
127Jack HennessyDemocrat
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06606 Connecticut State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
22Marilyn MooreDemocrat
23Dennis BradleyDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$157710
Average Real Estate Sale Price$143595
Current Unemployment Level 13.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level12.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.6%
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 06606 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)22233139495965645645362743
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394859697883817463524260
Avg Precip (In.)4.073.074.394.284.423.93.973.994.033.924.073.8647.97
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
CBSA Type06606
CBSA Population906634
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours