ZIP Code 06812 - New Fairfield Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameNew Fairfield
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fairfield
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:13881
Racial Majority:White 89.27%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.1%
Unemployment Rate:3.4%
Median Household Income$114536
Average Adjusted Gross Income$116140
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time34.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range420 - 922 ft.
Area25 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.48784300, -73.48825000

Map of ZIP Code 06812 Border

Zip Code 06812 Description

Zip Code 06812 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 06812 is primarily located in Fairfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06812 is NEW FAIRFIELD, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06812 are contained within or border the city limits of Danbury, CT, Putnam Lake, NY, . Zip code 06812 is within area code 203 and area code 860. 06812 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06812 is 3.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06812 decreased to 13881 from 13951 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06812 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06812 public schools is White. 10.3% of students in 06812 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 12569 89.27% 12694 -1%
 Black Or African American 62 0.44% 142 -56%
 Hispanic 1072 7.61% 611 +75%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.09% 15 -13%
 Asian 182 1.29% 232 -22%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 40 0% 40 -100%
 Two Or More Races 139 1.29% 139 +30%

Zip Code 06812 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.1%
 Black Or African American 1.2%
 Hispanic 7%
 Asian 1.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.5%

Zip Code 06812 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1388113951
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households4802
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$114536
Income Under $50K Per Year15.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year58.70%
06812 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 5Jahana HayesDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$488128
Average Real Estate Sale Price$375968
Current Unemployment Level 3.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.1%
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 1 - 10

Zip Code 06812 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16182736465560595139312238
Avg Max Temp (°F)34384759717883817362503960
Avg Precip (In.)4.363.264.64.554.884.274.544.534.664.544.654.2353.05
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
CBSA Type06812
CBSA Population906634
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours