North Windham, CT 06256 ZIP Code Profile

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North Windham, CT | South Chaplin, CT

ZIP Code 06256: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
North Windham, CT 06256

Not Acceptable, USPS
South Chaplin, CT 06256

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Windham County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.752, Longitude -72.143
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 122
  • PO Box Addresses: 71
  • Residential Addresses: 1,045
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,045

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 06256 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 06256 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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North Windham, CT 06256 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 2,871
Population in Households 2,793
Population in Familes 2,179
Population in Group Qrtrs 78
Population Density2 337
Diversity Index3 65


Median Household Income $44,564
Average Household Income $61,538
Per Capita Income $27,791


Total Housing Units 1,347 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 856 (63.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 407 (30.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 84 ( 6.2%)
Median Home Value $198,416
Average Home Value $202,862


Total Households 1,263
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 805
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.1% -0.25%
Households 0.03% -0.21%
Families -0.13% -0.3%
Median Household Income   3.44%
Per Capita Income   3.87%

North Windham, CT 06256 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 06256 to the other 274 ZIP Codes in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 217 21st
Population Density # 176 36th
Diversity Index # 47 84th
Median Household Income # 252 8th
Per Capita Income # 246 11th

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