Putnam, CT 06260 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 06260: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Putnam, CT 06260

Not Acceptable, USPS
East Putnam, CT 06260
Laurel Hill, CT 06260
Putman, CT 06260
Putnam Heights, CT 06260
Putnm, CT 06260
Rhodesville, CT 06260
Sawyer District, CT 06260

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Windham County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.907, Longitude -71.867
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 521
  • PO Box Addresses: 231
  • Residential Addresses: 4,008
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 214
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,794

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

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  1. 06260 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 06260 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Putnam, CT 06260 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 9,315
Population in Households 8,940
Population in Familes 6,709
Population in Group Qrtrs 375
Population Density2 463
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $52,430
Average Household Income $68,966
Per Capita Income $29,611


Total Housing Units 4,345 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,011 (46.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,845 (42.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 489 (11.3%)
Median Home Value $208,811
Average Home Value $215,962


Total Households 3,856
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 2,311
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 -0.34% -0.41%
Households -0.29% -0.4%
Families -0.43% -0.51%
Median Household Income   2.88%
Per Capita Income   3.99%

Putnam, CT 06260 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 06260 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 # 136 51st
Population Density # 156 43rd
Diversity Index # 180 35th
Median Household Income # 244 11th
Per Capita Income # 236 14th

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