Zip Code 06854 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNorwalk
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fairfield
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:29100
Racial Majority:White 34.3%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 39.5%
Unemployment Rate:7.6%
Median Household Income$59938
Average Adjusted Gross Income$66740
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time25.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range30 - 141 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.09184200, -73.42975400

Zip Code 06854 Description

Zip Code 06854 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 06854 is primarily located in Fairfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06854 is NORWALK, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06854 are contained within or border the city limits of Norwalk, CT, Darien, CT, . The area code for zip code 06854 is 203. 06854 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06854 is 7.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06854 increased to 29100 from 27977 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06854 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06854 public schools is Hispanic. 48.2% of students in 06854 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9719 34.3% 10267 -5%
 Black Or African American 6049 21.35% 6496 -7%
 Hispanic 10180 35.93% 10590 -4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 50 0.18% 35 +43%
 Asian 1774 6.26% 1207 +47%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.04% 8 +38%
 Other Race 82 0.47% 82 +61%
 Two Or More Races 415 1.47% 415 +0%

Zip Code 06854 Race/Ethnicity

 White 30.3%
 Black Or African American 22.8%
 Hispanic 39.5%
 Asian 5.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.7%

Zip Code 06854 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2910027977
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households10762
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
48.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
40.0%
Median Household Income$59938
Income Under $50K Per Year42.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year28.10%
06854 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 4Jim HimesDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$490270
Average Real Estate Sale Price$457557
Current Unemployment Level 7.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
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 06854 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20223039485763625442342541
Avg Max Temp (°F)38404859697884827564534261
Avg Precip (In.)4.113.014.274.294.393.883.863.884.43.94.033.947.93
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
CBSA Type06854
CBSA Population906634
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours