Zip Code 06778 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNorthfield
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Litchfield
Area Code860 / 959
Alternate Zip Code NamesTHOMASTON
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesLITCHFIELD
Current Population:1378
Racial Majority:White 97.84%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$83236
Average Adjusted Gross Income$72670
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time29.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range689 - 817 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.70581300, -73.10582300

Zip Code 06778 Description

Zip Code 06778 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06778 is primarily located in Litchfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06778 is NORTHFIELD, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06778 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 06778 is 860. 06778 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06778 is 5.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06778 increased to 1378 from 42 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06778 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06778 public schools is . % of students in 06778 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1312 97.84% 1317 +-0%
 Black Or African American 1 0.07% 5 -80%
 Hispanic 20 1.49% 20 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.6% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 10 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 25 0% 25 -100%

Zip Code 06778 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 06778 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population137842
Male Population50.90%
Female Population49.10%
Total Households515
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$83236
Income Under $50K Per Year21.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year38.30%
06778 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 5Jahana HayesDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$297000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$186625
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 06778 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13152434445358574937292036
Avg Max Temp (°F)34364657697782807261503859
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Torrington, CT
CBSA Type06778
CBSA Population189744
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours