Ashford, CT 06278 ZIP Code Profile

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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: 95
  • PO Box Addresses: 134
  • Residential Addresses: 1,801
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 108
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,693

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

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  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Ashford, CT 06278 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 4,261
Population in Households 4,253
Population in Familes 3,442
Population in Group Qrtrs 8
Population Density2 105
Diversity Index3 23


Median Household Income $75,718
Average Household Income $97,138
Per Capita Income $38,804


Total Housing Units 1,976 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,245 (63.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 455 (23.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 276 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $262,660
Average Home Value $269,558


Total Households 1,700
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 1,151
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 -0.48% -0.48%
Households -0.4% -0.44%
Families -0.5% -0.51%
Median Household Income   2.44%
Per Capita Income   3.46%

Ashford, CT 06278 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 06278 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 # 195 29th
Population Density # 245 11th
Diversity Index # 170 38th
Median Household Income # 172 38th
Per Capita Income # 174 37th

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