Zip Code 06878 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRiverside
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fairfield
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:8043
Racial Majority:White 77.54%
Public School Racial Majority:White 70.9%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$149847
Average Adjusted Gross Income$740130
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time31.4 Minutes
Current Time:
EST
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.03514862, -73.58257294

Zip Code 06878 Description

Zip Code 06878 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 06878 is primarily located in Fairfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06878 is RIVERSIDE, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06878 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 06878 is 203. 06878 can be classified socioeconically as a Upper Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06878 is 5.9% 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 06878 increased to 8043 from 7724 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06878 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06878 public schools is White. 3.9% of students in 06878 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6542 77.54% 6571 +-0%
 Black Or African American 142 1.68% 98 +45%
 Hispanic 896 10.62% 641 +40%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 641 7.6% 606 +6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 22 0.36% 22 +36%
 Two Or More Races 101 2.2% 101 +84%

Zip Code 06878 Race/Ethnicity

 White 70.9%
 Black Or African American 1.3%
 Hispanic 13.1%
 Asian 11%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.5%

Zip Code 06878 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population80437724
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households2674
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
3.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$149847
Income Under $50K Per Year15.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year15.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year69.70%
06878 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 4Jim HimesDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$2342279
Average Real Estate Sale Price$1698676
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
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 06878 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21233039505964635544362743
Avg Max Temp (°F)37404960707984837564534261
Avg Precip (In.)4.213.094.384.324.543.984.074.174.5644.273.9849.58
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
CBSA Type06878
CBSA Population906634
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours