Zip Code 06820 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDarien
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fairfield
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:20732
Racial Majority:White 91.02%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.5%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$182739
Average Adjusted Gross Income$599920
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time36.3 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range56 - 187 ft.
Area13 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.07550049, -73.48101807

Zip Code 06820 Description

Zip Code 06820 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 06820 is primarily located in Fairfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06820 is DARIEN, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06820 are contained within or border the city limits of Darien, CT, Stamford, CT, and Norwalk, CT. The area code for zip code 06820 is 203. 06820 can be classified socioeconically as a Upper Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06820 is 5.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06820 increased to 20732 from 19607 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06820 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06820 public schools is White. 0.8% of students in 06820 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 19287 91.02% 18898 +2%
 Black Or African American 71 0.34% 98 -28%
 Hispanic 515 2.43% 743 -31%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.14% 17 +71%
 Asian 846 3.99% 744 +14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 29 0.29% 29 +114%
 Two Or More Races 198 1.79% 198 +92%

Zip Code 06820 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.5%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 3.6%
 Asian 3.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 06820 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2073219607
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households6698
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
0.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
14.3%
Median Household Income$182739
Income Under $50K Per Year10.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year16.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year73.20%
06820 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 4Jim HimesDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$1941995
Average Real Estate Sale Price$1596973
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59c - Southern New England Coastal Plains and Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 06820 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20223039485763625442342541
Avg Max Temp (°F)38404859707984827564534261
Avg Precip (In.)4.163.054.344.324.483.943.913.964.443.994.163.9548.7
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
CBSA Type06820
CBSA Population906634
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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