Zip Code 06706 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWaterbury
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New Haven
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:14324
Racial Majority:White 41.94%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 57.7%
Unemployment Rate:12.8%
Median Household Income$37409
Average Adjusted Gross Income$38840
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time23 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range427 - 489 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.53198900, -73.02490400

Zip Code 06706 Description

Zip Code 06706 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06706 is primarily located in New Haven County. The official US Postal Service name for 06706 is WATERBURY, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06706 are contained within or border the city limits of Waterbury, CT, Naugatuck, CT, . The area code for zip code 06706 is 203. 06706 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06706 is 12.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.1% 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 06706 increased to 14324 from 14031 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06706 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06706 public schools is Hispanic. 87.1% of students in 06706 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6062 41.94% 6018 +1%
 Black Or African American 1347 9.32% 1707 -21%
 Hispanic 6301 43.59% 5464 +15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.19% 38 -26%
 Asian 295 2.04% 342 -14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 389 0.59% 389 -78%
 Two Or More Races 362 2.32% 362 -7%

Zip Code 06706 Race/Ethnicity

 White 18.4%
 Black Or African American 17.8%
 Hispanic 57.7%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.2%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 06706 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1432414031
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households5341
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
87.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$37409
Income Under $50K Per Year61.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.20%
06706 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 3Rosa DeLauroDemocrat
Connecticut District 5Jahana HayesDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$155973
Average Real Estate Sale Price$100144
Current Unemployment Level 12.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level12.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.0%
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 06706 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)16172636465560595139312238
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384758697883817362513959
Avg Precip (In.)4.363.254.544.444.64.264.264.444.564.494.464.1851.85
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Haven-Milford, CT
CBSA Type06706
CBSA Population851493
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours