Willington, CT 06279 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 06279: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Willington, CT 06279

Not Acceptable, USPS
East Willington, CT 06279
W Willington, CT 06279

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Tolland County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.896, Longitude -72.264
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 145
  • PO Box Addresses: 143
  • Residential Addresses: 2,552
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 271
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,281

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

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  1. 06279 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 06279 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Willington, CT 06279 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 6,047
Population in Households 6,016
Population in Familes 4,287
Population in Group Qrtrs 31
Population Density2 181
Diversity Index3 25


Median Household Income $71,653
Average Household Income $95,545
Per Capita Income $38,605


Total Housing Units 2,683 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,634 (60.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 801 (29.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 248 ( 9.2%)
Median Home Value $272,398
Average Home Value $267,809


Total Households 2,435
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 1,458
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 0.01% -0.08%
Households 0.06% -0.07%
Families -0.06% -0.15%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   3.21%

Willington, CT 06279 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 06279 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 # 171 38th
Population Density # 223 19th
Diversity Index # 150 46th
Median Household Income # 181 34th
Per Capita Income # 177 36th

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