Zip Code 06787 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameThomaston
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Litchfield
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:7975
Racial Majority:White 93.71%
Public School Racial Majority:White 94.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$66503
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68080
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time23.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range554 - 742 ft.
Area12 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.66829400, -73.08647900

Zip Code 06787 Description

Zip Code 06787 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06787 is primarily located in Litchfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06787 is THOMASTON, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06787 are contained within or border the city limits of Waterbury, CT, . The area code for zip code 06787 is 860. 06787 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06787 is 5.9% 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 06787 decreased to 7975 from 8793 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06787 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06787 public schools is White. 26% of students in 06787 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7303 93.71% 7596 -4%
 Black Or African American 45 0.58% 27 +67%
 Hispanic 177 2.27% 202 -12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 19 -100%
 Asian 44 0.56% 60 -27%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 4 0.26% 4 +400%
 Two Or More Races 67 2.62% 67 +204%

Zip Code 06787 Race/Ethnicity

 White 94.6%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 2.3%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 06787 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population79758793
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households3139
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$66503
Income Under $50K Per Year35.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year25.60%
06787 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 5Jahana HayesDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$223178
Average Real Estate Sale Price$176609
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
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 06787 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13152434445459574937292036
Avg Max Temp (°F)34374657707783807361503859
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Torrington, CT
CBSA Type06787
CBSA Population189744
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours