Zip Code 06906 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameStamford
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fairfield
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:9088
Racial Majority:White 56.39%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 41.3%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$78372
Average Adjusted Gross Income$79500
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range131 - 131 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.07068800, -73.52257600

Zip Code 06906 Description

Zip Code 06906 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 06906 is primarily located in Fairfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06906 is STAMFORD, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06906 are contained within or border the city limits of Stamford, CT, Darien, CT, . The area code for zip code 06906 is 203. 06906 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06906 is 8.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is lower 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 06906 increased to 9088 from 8208 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 06906 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06906 public schools is Hispanic. 50.9% of students in 06906 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4826 56.39% 5455 -12%
 Black Or African American 1288 15.05% 864 +49%
 Hispanic 1717 20.06% 1838 -7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.43% 4 +825%
 Asian 596 6.96% 719 -17%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 55 0% 55 -100%
 Two Or More Races 152 1.11% 152 -38%

Zip Code 06906 Race/Ethnicity

 White 30%
 Black Or African American 17.9%
 Hispanic 41.3%
 Asian 8.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 06906 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population90888208
Male Population47.90%
Female Population52.10%
Total Households3537
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
50.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
80.0%
Median Household Income$78372
Income Under $50K Per Year30.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year37.10%
06906 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 4Jim HimesDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$359796
Average Real Estate Sale Price$362279
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.3%
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 06906 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20223039485863625442342641
Avg Max Temp (°F)38404960707984827564534261
Avg Precip (In.)4.23.094.44.354.624.0244.064.494.084.27449.59
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
CBSA Type06906
CBSA Population906634
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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