Zip Code 06877 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRidgefield
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fairfield
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:24677
Racial Majority:White 90.71%
Public School Racial Majority:White 86.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.5%
Median Household Income$140674
Average Adjusted Gross Income$261140
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time35.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range535 - 673 ft.
Area35 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.30633900, -73.50218700

Zip Code 06877 Description

Zip Code 06877 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 06877 is primarily located in Fairfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06877 is RIDGEFIELD, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06877 are contained within or border the city limits of Ridgefield, CT, Danbury, CT, and Georgetown, CT. The area code for zip code 06877 is 203. 06877 can be classified socioeconically as a Upper Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06877 is 5.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 06877 increased to 24677 from 23686 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06877 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06877 public schools is White. 3% of students in 06877 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 22771 90.71% 22422 +2%
 Black Or African American 155 0.62% 174 -11%
 Hispanic 1298 5.17% 953 +36%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.11% 19 +42%
 Asian 512 2.04% 789 -35%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 12 -100%
 Other Race 26 0.54% 26 +419%
 Two Or More Races 282 0.82% 282 -27%

Zip Code 06877 Race/Ethnicity

 White 86.6%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 5.3%
 Asian 5.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 06877 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2467723686
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households8813
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
22.2%
Median Household Income$140674
Income Under $50K Per Year13.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year65.40%
06877 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 4Jim HimesDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$903325
Average Real Estate Sale Price$735128
Current Unemployment Level 5.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 06877 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18202836465561605241332339
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384860717984817362503960
Avg Precip (In.)4.293.284.734.544.964.354.424.534.854.484.664.2653.35
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
CBSA Type06877
CBSA Population906634
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours