East Hartford, CT 06108 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 06108: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
East Hartford, CT 06108

Acceptable Alternative
Hartford, CT 06108

Not Acceptable, USPS
E Hartford, CT 06108
East Htfd, CT 06108
Forbes Village, CT 06108
Hartfrd, CT 06108
HFD, CT 06108
HTFD, CT 06108

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,100
  • Single Family Addresses: 7,040
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,476
  • County: Hartford County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.777, Longitude -72.623
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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East Hartford, CT 06108 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 24,977
Population in Households 24,491
Population in Familes 19,151
Population in Group Qrtrs 486
Population Density1 2,926
Diversity Index2 86


Total Households 9,347
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 5,897
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 10,096 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,981 (39.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,366 (53.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 749 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $178,498
Average Home Value $183,905


Median Household Income $40,208
Average Household Income $54,795
Per Capita Income $21,018
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.48% 0.36%
Households 0.31% 0.29%
Families 0.27% 0.26%
Median Household Income   -0.11%
Per Capita Income   0.73%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

East Hartford, CT 06108 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 06108 to the other 276 ZIP Codes in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 49 83rd
Population Density1 # 48 83rd
Diversity Index2 # 11 97th
Median Household Income # 254 8th
Per Capita Income # 259 7th

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