Zip Code 06704 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWaterbury
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New Haven
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:25139
Racial Majority:White 26.51%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 56.8%
Unemployment Rate:9.7%
Median Household Income$35617
Average Adjusted Gross Income$35020
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time24.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range548 - 751 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.58697800, -73.03284300

Zip Code 06704 Description

Zip Code 06704 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06704 is primarily located in New Haven County. The official US Postal Service name for 06704 is WATERBURY, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06704 are contained within or border the city limits of Waterbury, CT, . The area code for zip code 06704 is 203. 06704 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06704 is 9.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06704 decreased to 25139 from 25782 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06704 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06704 public schools is Hispanic. 90% of students in 06704 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6894 26.51% 7378 -7%
 Black Or African American 7924 30.47% 7030 +13%
 Hispanic 10049 38.64% 9477 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.01% 72 -96%
 Asian 187 0.72% 270 -31%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 206 0.41% 206 -49%
 Two Or More Races 701 3.25% 701 +21%

Zip Code 06704 Race/Ethnicity

 White 10.8%
 Black Or African American 28.4%
 Hispanic 56.8%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 06704 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2513925782
Male Population47.20%
Female Population52.80%
Total Households9355
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$35617
Income Under $50K Per Year64.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.70%
06704 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 5Jahana HayesDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$107946
Average Real Estate Sale Price$68846
Current Unemployment Level 9.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago12.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59c - Southern New England Coastal Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 06704 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)15162635455560585039302137
Avg Max Temp (°F)35374758707883817362513959
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Haven-Milford, CT
CBSA Type06704
CBSA Population851493
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours