Wallingford, CT 06492 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 06492: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wallingford, CT 06492

Acceptable Alternative
Yalesville, CT 06492

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 2,195
  • Single Family Addresses: 17,227
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,152
  • County: New Haven County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.46, Longitude -72.818
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Wallingford, CT 06492 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 45,627
Daytime Population: Workers 29,374
Daytime Population: Residents 20,877
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 50,251
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 44,749
Population in Familes 36,443
Population in Group Qrtrs 878
Population Density2 1,132
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $77,528
Average Household Income $98,291
Per Capita Income $39,342


Total Housing Units 19,140 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,683 (66.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,344 (27.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,113 ( 5.8%)
Median Home Value $271,837
Average Home Value $300,725


Total Households 18,027
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 11,854
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 0.15% 0.17%
Households 0.0% 0.07%
Families -0.08% 0.02%
Median Household Income   1.85%
Per Capita Income   2.33%

Wallingford, CT 06492 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 06492 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 # 8 97th
Population Density # 101 64th
Diversity Index # 98 65th
Median Household Income # 157 43rd
Per Capita Income # 157 43rd

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