Willimantic, CT 06226 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 06226: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Willimantic, CT 06226

Not Acceptable, USPS
Chestnut Hill, CT 06226
Conantville, CT 06226
Perkins Corner, CT 06226

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 675
  • Single Family Addresses: 6,196
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 816
  • County: Windham County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.714, Longitude -72.212
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 06226 has segments in 2 Counties (Tolland, Windham).

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Willimantic, CT 06226 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 19,097
Population in Households 16,252
Population in Familes 11,584
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,845
Population Density1 2,775
Diversity Index2 80


Total Households 6,294
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 3,590
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,843 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,286 (33.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,008 (58.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 549 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $162,450
Average Home Value $167,881


Median Household Income $37,659
Average Household Income $53,276
Per Capita Income $21,387
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.29% 0.04%
Households 0.14% 0.0%
Families 0.02% -0.09%
Median Household Income   0.03%
Per Capita Income   0.52%
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.

Willimantic, CT 06226 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 06226 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 # 72 74th
Population Density1 # 52 82nd
Diversity Index2 # 23 92nd
Median Household Income # 259 7th
Per Capita Income # 258 7th

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