North Windham, CT 06256 ZIP Code Profile

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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: 119
  • PO Box Addresses: 72
  • Residential Addresses: 1,046
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,046

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

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North Windham, CT 06256 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,272
Daytime Population: Workers 1,510
Daytime Population: Residents 1,626
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,136
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 3,170
Population in Familes 2,481
Population in Group Qrtrs 102
Population Density2 398
Diversity Index3 67


Median Household Income $39,963
Average Household Income $56,821
Per Capita Income $25,327


Total Housing Units 1,498 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 933 (62.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 478 (31.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 87 ( 5.8%)
Median Home Value $192,992
Average Home Value $201,447


Total Households 1,411
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 911
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 -0.06% -0.21%
Households 0.0% -0.18%
Families -0.11% -0.26%
Median Household Income   0.87%
Per Capita Income   2.61%

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

The table below compares 06256 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 # 209 24th
Population Density # 170 39th
Diversity Index # 46 84th
Median Household Income # 258 7th
Per Capita Income # 251 9th

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