Zip Code 06905 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameStamford
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fairfield
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:19649
Racial Majority:White 67.54%
Public School Racial Majority:White 37.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.2%
Median Household Income$92493
Average Adjusted Gross Income$114810
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range180 - 184 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.08892500, -73.54309300

Zip Code 06905 Description

Zip Code 06905 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 06905 is primarily located in Fairfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06905 is STAMFORD, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06905 are contained within or border the city limits of Stamford, CT, . The area code for zip code 06905 is 203. 06905 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06905 is 6.2% 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 06905 decreased to 19649 from 20130 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06905 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06905 public schools is White. 41.7% of students in 06905 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 12854 67.54% 13561 -5%
 Black Or African American 1032 5.42% 1178 -12%
 Hispanic 2823 14.83% 2430 +16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 81 0.43% 15 +440%
 Asian 1948 10.23% 2102 -7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 53 0.12% 53 -58%
 Two Or More Races 307 1.43% 307 -11%

Zip Code 06905 Race/Ethnicity

 White 37.8%
 Black Or African American 17.8%
 Hispanic 33.4%
 Asian 9.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 06905 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1964920130
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households7694
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
41.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
40.0%
Median Household Income$92493
Income Under $50K Per Year24.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year46.70%
06905 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 4Jim HimesDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Connecticut Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$502746
Average Real Estate Sale Price$493519
Current Unemployment Level 6.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
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 DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 06905 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20223039495863625443352642
Avg Max Temp (°F)38404960717984827564534261
Avg Precip (In.)4.273.164.474.374.684.084.064.184.584.154.374.0650.41
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
CBSA Type06905
CBSA Population906634
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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