Zip Code 06790 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTorrington
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Litchfield
Area Code860 / 959
Current Population:36482
Racial Majority:White 84.75%
Public School Racial Majority:White 68.7%
Unemployment Rate:8.4%
Median Household Income$52504
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54560
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range666 - 1211 ft.
Area43 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.83892300, -73.12915400

Zip Code 06790 Description

Zip Code 06790 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06790 is primarily located in Litchfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06790 is TORRINGTON, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06790 are contained within or border the city limits of Torrington, CT, Northwest Harwinton, CT, . The area code for zip code 06790 is 860. 06790 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06790 is 8.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06790 increased to 36482 from 35313 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06790 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06790 public schools is White. 48.9% of students in 06790 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 30363 84.75% 31006 -2%
 Black Or African American 612 1.71% 777 -21%
 Hispanic 3062 8.55% 3185 -4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.03% 50 -78%
 Asian 1184 3.3% 777 +52%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 9 -100%
 Other Race 52 0% 52 -98%
 Two Or More Races 626 1.66% 626 -5%

Zip Code 06790 Race/Ethnicity

 White 68.7%
 Black Or African American 4.2%
 Hispanic 20.2%
 Asian 3.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 3.1%

Zip Code 06790 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3648235313
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households15289
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
48.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
42.9%
Median Household Income$52504
Income Under $50K Per Year47.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.00%
06790 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 1John B. LarsonDemocrat
Connecticut District 5Jahana HayesDemocrat
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06790 Connecticut State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
63Jay CaseRepublican
64Maria HornDemocrat
65Michelle CookDemocrat
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06790 Connecticut State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
8Kevin WitkosRepublican
30Craig MinerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$164818
Average Real Estate Sale Price$138958
Current Unemployment Level 8.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 58e - Berkshire Transition
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 06790 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)13142333445358564937291936
Avg Max Temp (°F)33354556687681797160493758
Avg Precip (In.)4.363.314.584.274.414.23.964.764.614.364.344.1351.3
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Torrington, CT
CBSA Type06790
CBSA Population189744
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours