Ashford, CT 06278 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Ashford, CT | Warrenville, CT

Camera Icon Photos of the local Ashford, CT area

ZIP Code 06278: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ashford, CT 06278

Acceptable Alternative
Warrenville, CT 06278

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Windham County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.897, Longitude -72.141
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 94
  • PO Box Addresses: 144
  • Residential Addresses: 1,785
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 108
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,677

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic 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 demographic data.


06278 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Ashford, CT 06278 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,312
Daytime Population: Workers 834
Daytime Population: Residents 1,728
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,562
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.59
Population in Households 4,304
Population in Familes 3,469
Population in Group Qrtrs 8
Population Density2 108
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $73,823
Average Household Income $95,991
Per Capita Income $38,227


Total Housing Units 1,970 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,293 (65.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 422 (21.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 255 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $248,291
Average Home Value $272,216


Total Households 1,715
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 1,164
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 -0.33% -0.33%
Households -0.3% -0.32%
Families -0.38% -0.38%
Median Household Income   2.66%
Per Capita Income   3.04%

Ashford, CT 06278 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 06278 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 # 194 30th
Population Density # 247 11th
Diversity Index # 172 38th
Median Household Income # 171 38th
Per Capita Income # 171 38th

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: