Zip Code 06853 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNorwalk
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fairfield
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:3646
Racial Majority:White 90.14%
Unemployment Rate:8.7%
Median Household Income$148631
Average Adjusted Gross Income$370790
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time35.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.06991800, -73.43896700

Zip Code 06853 Description

Zip Code 06853 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 06853 is primarily located in Fairfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06853 is NORWALK, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06853 are contained within or border the city limits of Norwalk, CT, Darien, CT, . The area code for zip code 06853 is 203. 06853 can be classified socioeconically as a Upper Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06853 is 8.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 8.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06853 increased to 3646 from 3466 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06853 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06853 public schools is . % of students in 06853 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3335 90.14% 3411 -2%
 Black Or African American 20 0.54% 31 -35%
 Hispanic 301 8.14% 116 +159%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 49 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 28 1.19% 28 +57%

Zip Code 06853 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 06853 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population36463466
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households1436
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$148631
Income Under $50K Per Year15.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year14.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year70.20%
06853 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 4Jim HimesDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$1323756
Average Real Estate Sale Price$1390321
Current Unemployment Level 8.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.5%
06820 - Darien
06854 - Norwalk
Norwalk, CT
Darien, CT
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 06853 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 Type06853
CBSA Population906634
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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