Zip Code 06794 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWashington Depot
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Litchfield
Area Code860 / 959
Alternate Zip Code NamesWASHINGTON DT
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesWASHINGTON
Current Population:1065
Racial Majority:White 91.44%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.5%
Unemployment Rate:4.6%
Median Household Income$101514
Average Adjusted Gross Income$131960
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time17.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range751 - 906 ft.
Area14 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.65107400, -73.32300100

Zip Code 06794 Description

Zip Code 06794 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Hartford - New Haven metro area. Zip code 06794 is primarily located in Litchfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06794 is WASHINGTON DEPOT, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06794 are contained within or border the city limits of New Preston, CT, . The area code for zip code 06794 is 860. 06794 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06794 is 4.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06794 increased to 1065 from 986 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06794 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06794 public schools is White. 6.5% of students in 06794 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1367 91.44% 989 +38%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 9 -100%
 Hispanic 100 6.69% 53 +89%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 28 1.87% 10 +180%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 3 0% 3 -100%

Zip Code 06794 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.5%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 3.2%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 06794 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1065986
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households452
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$101514
Income Under $50K Per Year21.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year50.90%
06794 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 5Jahana HayesDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$736281
Average Real Estate Sale Price$1475125
Current Unemployment Level 4.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
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 1 - 10

Zip Code 06794 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13152433445358574938292036
Avg Max Temp (°F)34374658697781797261503959
Avg Precip (In.)3.983.084.314.234.544.154.794.64.594.194.193.8850.52
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Torrington, CT
CBSA Type06794
CBSA Population189744
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours