Zip Code 06716 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWolcott
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: New Haven
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:16680
Racial Majority:White 89.86%
Public School Racial Majority:White 86.2%
Unemployment Rate:6.1%
Median Household Income$76667
Average Adjusted Gross Income$75060
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time25.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range463 - 932 ft.
Area21 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.60098500, -72.97324500

Zip Code 06716 Description

Zip Code 06716 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06716 is primarily located in New Haven County. The official US Postal Service name for 06716 is WOLCOTT, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06716 are contained within or border the city limits of Waterbury, CT, Bristol, CT, . Zip code 06716 is within area code 203 and area code 860. 06716 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06716 is 6.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.1% and is lower 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 06716 increased to 16680 from 15209 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06716 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06716 public schools is White. 20.2% of students in 06716 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 15029 89.86% 15360 -2%
 Black Or African American 291 1.74% 261 +11%
 Hispanic 1041 6.22% 611 +70%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 17 -100%
 Asian 263 1.57% 205 +28%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 32 0.01% 32 -97%
 Two Or More Races 191 0.59% 191 -48%

Zip Code 06716 Race/Ethnicity

 White 86.2%
 Black Or African American 2.1%
 Hispanic 6.7%
 Asian 1.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.2%

Zip Code 06716 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1668015209
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households6007
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
20.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
60.0%
Median Household Income$76667
Income Under $50K Per Year24.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year34.50%
06716 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 5Jahana HayesDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$291123
Average Real Estate Sale Price$211645
Current Unemployment Level 6.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.9%
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 06716 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)16172636465560595139312238
Avg Max Temp (°F)35374758707883817362513959
Avg Precip (In.)4.673.474.734.694.814.494.294.524.684.864.794.4554.43
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New Haven-Milford, CT
CBSA Type06716
CBSA Population851493
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours