Zip Code 06610 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBridgeport
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fairfield
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:22735
Racial Majority:White 16.74%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 47.5%
Unemployment Rate:13.3%
Median Household Income$42336
Average Adjusted Gross Income$37100
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range72 - 164 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.20489200, -73.16928700

Zip Code 06610 Description

Zip Code 06610 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 06610 is primarily located in Fairfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06610 is BRIDGEPORT, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06610 are contained within or border the city limits of Bridgeport, CT, Trumbull, CT, and Stratford, CT. The area code for zip code 06610 is 203. 06610 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06610 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 06610 increased to 22735 from 22006 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06610 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06610 public schools is Hispanic. 89.3% of students in 06610 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3701 16.74% 4721 -22%
 Black Or African American 8829 39.94% 8256 +7%
 Hispanic 8382 37.92% 8668 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.05% 50 -78%
 Asian 946 4.28% 484 +95%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 144 0.14% 144 -78%
 Two Or More Races 404 0.91% 404 -50%

Zip Code 06610 Race/Ethnicity

 White 10.9%
 Black Or African American 38.8%
 Hispanic 47.5%
 Asian 1.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 0.6%

Zip Code 06610 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2273522006
Male Population46.90%
Female Population53.10%
Total Households8624
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
89.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
87.5%
Median Household Income$42336
Income Under $50K Per Year59.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.30%
06610 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 4Jim HimesDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$128776
Average Real Estate Sale Price$104757
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 DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 06610 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)22243140505965645745372743
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394858697883817463524260
Avg Precip (In.)3.983.024.314.194.283.773.933.923.843.743.883.6646.51
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
CBSA Type06610
CBSA Population906634
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours