ZIP Code 06796 - West Cornwall Connecticut

ZIP Code 06796 is located in West Cornwall Connecticut. Portions of 06796 are also in Cornwall and Cornwall Bridge and Cornwall (town) and Sharon (town). 06796 is entirely within Litchfield County. Regionally, 06796 is located in the Hartford-New Haven Area.

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ZIP Code 06796 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameWest Cornwall
Primary CountyLitchfield County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)799
Area Code(s)860 / 959
Current Time

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06796 Demographics

06796 can be classified socioeconomically as Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Connecticut based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 06796 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 06796 is White. The current unemployment level in 06796 is 3.5%.

Population Growth Rate0.00%
Population Density26 People per Square Mile
Total Households412
Percentage High Income Households13.3%
Median Household Income (2021)$97,120
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$636,060
Current Unemployment Rate (July 2024)3.5%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 98.62%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 79.81%

06796 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American00%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

06796 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American00%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

06796 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College436.13%
Bachelor Degree23533.48%
High School Diploma9513.53%
No High School Diploma40.57%
GED or Alternate212.99%
1 or More Years of College567.98%
Associates Degree446.27%
Masters Degree14821.08%
Professional Degree446.27%
Doctorate Degree121.71%

06796 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 06796
RegionHartford-New Haven Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaTorrington, CT
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area30 Square Miles

06796 Politics

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06796 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Average First Frost DateSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateMay 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion58e - Berkshire Transition

06796 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)12142333445357564837291935
Avg Max Temp (°F)33364557697781797160483758
Avg Precip (In.)3.782.963.884.054.514.274.524.584.193.994.023.7748.52

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