Willington, CT 06279 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 06279: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Willington, CT 06279

Not Acceptable, USPS
East Willington, CT 06279
W Willington, CT 06279

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 154
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,230
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 271
  • County: Tolland County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.896, Longitude -72.264
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Willington, CT 06279 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 6,199
Population in Households 6,167
Population in Familes 4,372
Population in Group Qrtrs 32
Population Density1 186
Diversity Index2 23


Total Households 2,488
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 1,495
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,717 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,644 (60.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 844 (31.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 229 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $237,268
Average Home Value $269,693


Median Household Income $69,299
Average Household Income $89,521
Per Capita Income $36,062
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.41% 0.24%
Households 0.42% 0.22%
Families 0.32% 0.15%
Median Household Income   2.15%
Per Capita Income   1.42%
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.

Willington, CT 06279 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 06279 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 # 170 39th
Population Density1 # 222 20th
Diversity Index2 # 159 43rd
Median Household Income # 181 35th
Per Capita Income # 176 37th

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