Suffield, CT 06078 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 06078: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Suffield, CT 06078

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 337
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,909
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 188
  • County: Hartford County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.987, Longitude -72.648
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Suffield, CT 06078 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 12,524
Daytime Population: Workers 4,111
Daytime Population: Residents 5,080
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,191
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.73
Population in Households 10,078
Population in Familes 8,526
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,446
Population Density2 499
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $92,540
Average Household Income $126,244
Per Capita Income $44,865


Total Housing Units 4,120 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,183 (77.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 757 (18.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 180 ( 4.4%)
Median Home Value $318,586
Average Home Value $367,578


Total Households 3,940
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 2,746
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 0.38% 0.4%
Households 0.52% 0.43%
Families 0.42% 0.38%
Median Household Income   1.99%
Per Capita Income   2.15%

Suffield, CT 06078 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 06078 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 # 114 59th
Population Density # 147 47th
Diversity Index # 71 75th
Median Household Income # 86 69th
Per Capita Income # 102 63rd

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