Thomaston, CT 06787 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Thomaston, CT

Camera Icon Photos of the local Thomaston, CT area

ZIP Code 06787: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Thomaston, CT 06787

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 371
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,104
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 82
  • County: Litchfield County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.655, Longitude -73.099
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


06787 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Thomaston, CT 06787 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,708
Daytime Population: Workers 2,698
Daytime Population: Residents 3,319
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,017
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.78
Population in Households 7,697
Population in Familes 6,422
Population in Group Qrtrs 11
Population Density2 632
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $70,766
Average Household Income $85,642
Per Capita Income $33,816


Total Housing Units 3,318 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,233 (67.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 807 (24.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 278 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $223,282
Average Home Value $241,032


Total Households 3,040
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 2,110
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 -0.39% -0.54%
Households -0.38% -0.52%
Families -0.48% -0.59%
Median Household Income   1.88%
Per Capita Income   2.9%

Thomaston, CT 06787 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 06787 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 # 151 45th
Population Density # 135 51st
Diversity Index # 235 15th
Median Household Income # 182 34th
Per Capita Income # 200 28th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.

Connecticut Research Tools

Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Connecticut Census Data
Highest or Lowest: