Hamden, CT 06517 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 06517: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hamden, CT 06517

Acceptable Alternative
New Haven, CT 06517
Whitneyville, CT 06517

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: New Haven County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.35, Longitude -72.914
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 436
  • PO Box Addresses: 285
  • Residential Addresses: 6,774
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,105
    • Single Family Addresses: 5,669

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

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  1. 06517 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 06517 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Hamden, CT 06517 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 15,142
Population in Households 14,917
Population in Familes 11,400
Population in Group Qrtrs 225
Population Density2 2,828
Diversity Index3 63
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $76,939
Average Household Income $109,753
Per Capita Income $48,215

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 7,071 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,292 (60.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,306 (32.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 473 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $262,206
Average Home Value $278,763
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 6,598
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 3,794
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.03% 1.11%
Households 0.01% 1.14%
Families -0.11% 0.86%
Median Household Income   2.24%
Per Capita Income   2.86%

Hamden, CT 06517 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 06517 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 # 93 66th
Population Density # 51 82nd
Diversity Index # 52 81st
Median Household Income # 167 39th
Per Capita Income # 88 68th

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