Canaan, CT 06018 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 06018: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Canaan, CT 06018

Not Acceptable, USPS
No Canaan, CT 06018
North Canaan, CT 06018

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 195
  • Single Family Addresses: 692
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 188
  • County: Litchfield County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.01, Longitude -73.298
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Canaan, CT 06018 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,906
Daytime Population: Workers 2,684
Daytime Population: Residents 1,465
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,149
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.43
Population in Households 2,816
Population in Familes 2,061
Population in Group Qrtrs 90
Population Density2 165
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $49,687
Average Household Income $61,868
Per Capita Income $27,226


Total Housing Units 1,443 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 753 (52.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 487 (33.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 203 (14.1%)
Median Home Value $233,589
Average Home Value $246,182


Total Households 1,240
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 716
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.27% -0.43%
Households -0.27% -0.47%
Families -0.4% -0.54%
Median Household Income   0.52%
Per Capita Income   2.44%

Canaan, CT 06018 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 06018 to the other 275 ZIP Codes in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 216 22nd
Population Density # 231 16th
Diversity Index # 150 45th
Median Household Income # 247 11th
Per Capita Income # 244 12th

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