Zip Code 06779 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOakville
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Litchfield
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:8324
Racial Majority:White 90.67%
Public School Racial Majority:White 85.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$60765
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57090
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time19.5 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range564 - 574 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.59564972, -73.07948303

Zip Code 06779 Description

Zip Code 06779 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06779 is primarily located in Litchfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06779 is OAKVILLE, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06779 are contained within or border the city limits of Oakville, CT, Waterbury, CT, . Zip code 06779 is within area code 860 and area code 203. 06779 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06779 is 5.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06779 increased to 8324 from 8316 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06779 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06779 public schools is White. 23.3% of students in 06779 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7641 90.67% 7533 +1%
 Black Or African American 280 3.32% 140 +100%
 Hispanic 366 4.34% 365 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 24 -100%
 Asian 45 0.53% 142 -68%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 9 0.21% 9 +100%
 Two Or More Races 111 0.91% 111 -31%

Zip Code 06779 Race/Ethnicity

 White 85.7%
 Black Or African American 1.8%
 Hispanic 7.7%
 Asian 2.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 06779 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population83248316
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households3342
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
23.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$60765
Income Under $50K Per Year39.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.90%
06779 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 5Jahana HayesDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$232827
Average Real Estate Sale Price$171875
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 06779 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)15162635455460585038302137
Avg Max Temp (°F)35374758707883817362513959
Avg Precip (In.)3.953.174.444.24.434.134.324.54.554.254.184.0750.2
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Torrington, CT
CBSA Type06779
CBSA Population189744
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours