Zip Code 06824 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFairfield
Zip Code StateConnecticut
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fairfield
Area Code203 / 475
Current Population:33900
Racial Majority:White 87.21%
Public School Racial Majority:White 80.8%
Unemployment Rate:7.0%
Median Household Income$124929
Average Adjusted Gross Income$233670
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time31 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range52 - 318 ft.
Area20 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.17600700, -73.28075400

Zip Code 06824 Description

Zip Code 06824 is located in the state of Connecticut in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 06824 is primarily located in Fairfield County. The official US Postal Service name for 06824 is FAIRFIELD, Connecticut. Portions of zip code 06824 are contained within or border the city limits of Westport, CT, Bridgeport, CT, . The area code for zip code 06824 is 203. 06824 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Connecticut.

The current unemployment level in 06824 is 7.0% 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%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 06824 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 06824 public schools is White. 8.9% of students in 06824 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 30550 87.21% 30536 +0%
 Black Or African American 345 0.98% 461 -25%
 Hispanic 1934 5.52% 1431 +35%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.04% 8 +63%
 Asian 1325 3.78% 1044 +27%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 65 0.5% 65 +168%
 Two Or More Races 350 1.97% 350 +97%

Zip Code 06824 Race/Ethnicity

 White 80.8%
 Black Or African American 2.3%
 Hispanic 8.3%
 Asian 5.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.7%

Zip Code 06824 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population339000
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households11418
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
8.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
16.7%
Median Household Income$124929
Income Under $50K Per Year17.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year59.50%
06824 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Connecticut District 4Jim HimesDemocrat
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06824 Connecticut State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
132VacantVacant
133Cristin McCarthy VaheyDemocrat
134Laura DevlinRepublican
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06824 Connecticut State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
28Tony HwangRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$1125363
Average Real Estate Sale Price$776052
Current Unemployment Level 7.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.2%
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 06824 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21223039485864635543352642
Avg Max Temp (°F)37394859697883827463524261
Avg Precip (In.)4.123.074.364.334.533.933.964.014.273.994.173.9248.66
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT
CBSA Type06824
CBSA Population906634
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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