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ZIP Code 06489

Zip code area 06489 in Southington, Hartford County, CT

  •   State: 
    Connecticut
      Counties: 
    Hartford County
      Cities: 
    Southington
      County FIPS: 
    09003
      Area total: 
    28.428 sq mi
      Area land: 
    27.716 sq mi
      Area water: 
    0.712 sq mi
      Elevation: 
    1.804 feet
  •   Latitude: 
    41,6071
      Longitude: 
    -72,8727
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Hartford-East Hartford-Middletown CT
      Timezone: 
    Eastern Standard Time (EST) UTC-5:00; Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) UTC-4:00
      Coordinates: 
    41.61333, -72.87252
      GMAP: 

    Connecticut 06489, USA

  •   Population: 
    33,265 individuals
      Population density: 
    17,891.87 people per square miles
      Households: 
    2,222
      Unemployment rate: 
    3.7%
      Household income: 
    $108,984 average annual income
      Housing units: 
    13,411 residential housing units
      Health insurance: 
    2.4% of residents who report not having health insurance
      Veterans: 
    0.5% of residents who are veterans

The ZIP 06489 is a Northeast ZIP code and located in the preferred city/town Southington, Hartford County, Connecticut with a population estimated today at about 33.473 peoples. The preferred city may be different from the city where the zip code 06489 is located. Southington is usually the name of the main post office. When sending a package or mail, always indicate your preferred or accepted cities. Using any city from the list of invalid cities may result in delays.

  • Living in the postal code area 06489 of Southington, Hartford County, Connecticut 47.6% of population who are male and 52.4% who are female.

    The median age for all people, for males & for females based on 2020 Census data. Median is the middle value, when all possible values are listed in order. Median is not the same as Average (or Mean).

  • Household income staggered according to certain income ranges.

    The median commute time of resident workers require for a one-way commute to work in minutes.

    The distribution of different age groups in the population of the zip code area of Southington, Hartford County 06489.

    The percentage distribution of the population by race.

    Estimated residential value of individual residential buildings as a percentage.

    The age of the building does not always say something about the structural condition of the residential buildings.

Hartford County

  •   State: 
    Connecticut
      County: 
    Hartford County
      Zips: 
    06020
    06128
    06028
    06128
    06146
    06059
    06444
    06127
    06133
    06123
    06143
    06147
    06041
    06131
    06137
    06025
    06101
    06141
    06155
    06064
    06129
    06020
    06034
    06183
    06022
    06083
    06134
    06156
    06091
    06444
    06011
    06108
    06045
    06050
    06065
    06090
    06115
    06027
    06060
    06081
    06467
    06093
    06102
    06023
    06037
    06092
    06089
    06019
    06016
    06073
    06030
    06013
    06447
    06085
    06026
    06035
    06112
    06078
    06019
    06118
    06052
    06479
    06117
    06088
    06120
    06096
    06119
    06053
    06070
    06114
    06110
    06037
    06042
    06062
    06051
    06105
    06095
    06001
    06109
    06067
    06002
    06107
    06489
    06040
    06108
    06103
    06074
    06111
    06032
    06082
    06010
    06106
    06033
      Area total: 
    750.62 sq. mi., 1944.09 sq. km, 480394.24 acres
      Area land: 
    734.96 sq. mi., 1903.54 sq. km, 470375.68 acres
      Area water: 
    15.65 sq. mi., 40.54 sq. km, 10018.56 acres
      Established: 
    1666
  • Hartford County, Connecticut, United States

  •   Household income: 
    $62,194
      Households: 
    74,906
      Unemployment rate: 
    8.00%
  •   Sales taxes: 
    6.00%
      Income taxes: 
    5.00%
  • Hartford County's population of Connecticut of 174,092 residents in 1990 has increased 1,06-fold to 185,186 residents after 30 years, according to the official 2020 census. U.S. Bureau of the Census beginning in 1900. Data for 1870-1890 are on a de facto or unspecified basis; data for 1900 and later years are resident totals.

    Approximately 50.94% female residents and 49.06% male residents live in as of 2020, 61.09% in Hartford County, Connecticut are married and the remaining 38.91% are single population.

    As of 2020, 61.09% in Hartford County, Connecticut are married and the remaining 38.91% are single population.

  • 23.8 minutes is the average time that residents in Hartford County require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    81.98% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 8.91% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 3.40% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 2.45% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Hartford County, Connecticut 61.30% are owner-occupied homes, another 33.22% are rented apartments, and the remaining 5.48% are vacant.

  • The 54.99% of the population in Hartford County, Connecticut who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

    Since the 1860s, the two main parties have been the Republican Party (here in 2022 = 33.670%) and the Democratic Party (here in 2022 = 65.110%) of those eligible to vote in Hartford County, Connecticut.

Southington

Southington, Connecticut

  •   State: 
    Connecticut
      County: 
    Hartford County
      City: 
    Southington
      County all: 
    Hartford | New Haven
      County FIPS: 
    09003 | 09009
      Coordinates: 
    41°36′18″N 72°52′45″W
      Area total: 
    36.6 sq mi (94.8 km²)
      Area land: 
    35.9 sq mi (92.9 km²)
      Area water: 
    0.7 sq mi (1.9 km²)
      Elevation: 
    154 ft (47 m)
      Established: 
    Incorporated February 15, 1779 Consolidated April 28, 1947
  •   Latitude: 
    41,5638
      Longitude: 
    -72,9257
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Hartford-East Hartford-Middletown, CT
      Timezone: 
    Eastern Standard Time (EST) UTC-5:00; Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) UTC-4:00
      ZIP codes: 
    06444
    06489
      GMAP: 

    Southington, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States

  •   Population: 
    43,501
      Population density: 
    1,212 residents per square mile of area (468.1/km²)
      Household income: 
    $75,881
      Households: 
    16,322
      Unemployment rate: 
    7.30%
  •   Sales taxes: 
    6.00%
      Income taxes: 
    5.00%

Southington is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. As of the 2020 United States Census, it had a population of 43,501. The town rests in a valley of two mountains on its east and west sides. The Metacomet Ridge, a rugged trap rock mountain ridge that extends from Long Island Sound to the Massachusetts/Vermont border, passes through Southington. Notable peaks along the eastern edge of town: Bradley Mountain, Ragged Mountain, Short Mountain, and part of the Hanging Hills. The most well-known geological formation in the area is one of several in the world known as the Great Unconformity. Hushak Rock, known informally for decades as White Rock, has expansive views of the region and can be seen from much of Route 229 and area neighborhoods. It is the site of an encampment by the great French general, Jean-Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau, and his troops during the American Revolutionary War. The area the encampment has since become known as French Hill commemorates the return of the French troops to the area in 1781. The French troops camped for four days on a hill on the other side of the road on the Marion Avenue, and a number of the troops stayed at the Asa Barnes Tavern in the Marion Historic District. The village of Marion, Milldale, and Plantsville, each of which has its own post office and distinct architecture.

Geography

Southington is situated about 20 miles (32 km) southwest of Hartford, about 80 miles (130 km) northeast of New York City, and 105 miles (169 km) west of Boston. The town rests in a valley of two mountains on its east and west sides. The Metacomet Ridge, a rugged trap rock mountain ridge that extends from Long Island Sound to the Massachusetts/Vermont border, passes through Southington. The most well-known geological formation in the area is one of several in the world known as the Great Unconformity. Hushak Rock, known informally for decades as White Rock, can be seen from much of Route 229 and area neighborhoods. The state of Connecticut officially named Hushk Rock in 2017 for longtime Southingon civic leader and World War II pilot Walter J. HUSHak (b. 1923). The town is located at geographical coordinates 41° 35 48" North, 72° 52 40" West (41.596588, 72.87767). According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 36.6 square miles (94.9 km²), of which 35.9square miles (93.0 km²) are land and 0.73square miles(1.9km²) is water. The Quinnipiac River flows through the town and is traversed by the 51-mile-long (82 km) Metacomet Trail.

History

Southington was established as a town in 1779. The town's most important early visitor was General George Washington. In the early 1900s, Southington developed as a manufacturing center. In May 1942, during World War II, the town was selected by the War Department to be highlighted in a defense booklet. On May 24, 1962, a high-end F3 tornado, which was "near-F4 intensity" destroyed or damaged numerous homes or buildings. The Apple Harvest Festival, an effort to bring together businesses and denizens from the area and surrounding cities, has been a tradition of the town since 1969. Its highlights include a town parade, carnival rides and games, musical performances, and a wide selection of unique foods and foods served by community cornerstones, including the Boy Scouts of America, the Southingon Rotary Chapter, and the Soucetones Jaycees. It is home to several farms and apple orchards, including Rogers Orchards and several farms, including several Rogers orcharded, including Rogers Rogers. It was the site of an encampment by the great French general, Jean-Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau, and his troops during the American Revolutionary War. The Asa Barnes Tavern is now a private residence very near the camp site at 1089 Marion Avenue. The area of the encampment has since become known as French Hill and a marker on the east side of Marion Avenue commemorates the French campsite.

Politics

Southington has a form of government known as "Council Manager Government" It consists of a nine-member Town Council, elected by popular vote. The council appoints a full-time administrator, known as the Town Manager. Voters also elect a Planning and Zoning Commission, Board of Education, Water Commission, Town Clerk and a Registratr of Voters. Southington is divided into the following districts for the Connecticut House of Representatives: 30, 80, 81 and 103. It is part of Connecticut's 1st Congressional District at the federal level. The town has a population of about 2,000 people, about one-third of whom live in the town of 20,000. It has one of the highest rates of obesity in the state, with an average of 1.8 per cent. It also has the highest rate of obesity of any town in Connecticut, at 1.9 per cent, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The city has a high rate of diabetes, with a rate of 2.7 per cent; the state average is 2.4 per cent and the national average is 1.7. It's one of only a handful of towns in Connecticut to have a mayor and a town council of more than 10 people. The Town has a mayor, a town clerk and a board of education. The mayor and the town council are elected by the people of the town, not by a majority of the voters. TheTown has a town manager, who is appointed by the council and serves six year terms.

Demographics

As of the 2010 census, there were 43,069 people, 16,814 households, and 12,036 families residing in the town. The racial makeup of the town was 95.4% White, 1.9% African American, 0.4%, Native American, 2.5% Asian,0.1% Pacific Islander, and 1.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.4%. The town's median income was $82,704, and the median income for a family was $102,775. Households in Southington were relatively affluent, with 41. 9% of its households earning above $100,000. The per capita income for the town in 2010 was $36,682. As of the 2015 census, the town had a population of 43,816. The town has a population density of 1,103.8 inhabitants per square mile (426.2/km²). There were 17,447 housing units at an average density of 432.2 per squaremile (166.9/ km²) The town is located on the Connecticut Turnpike, which runs from New Haven to Hartford. It is the state's second-largest city, after Hartford, and is home to the U.S. Army National Guard. The city's population is about 43,000, making it one of the largest towns in the state. It has a median age of 43.3 years, with a median income of $68,378.

Economy

Top employers in Southington according to the town's 2019 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report. The town's economy is based on the state of its economy. The state of the economy is centered around the state's manufacturing sector. The city's unemployment rate is in the low to mid-teens. The unemployment rate for the town as a whole is currently in the mid-to-high single-digits. The U.S. unemployment rate has been in the high teens for the last few years. The economy is largely based on state and local employment. The number of jobs in the town has been on the decline for the past few years, but is expected to rise. The population has grown by more than 1,000 people in the last five years, according to a recent report by the state Department of Economic and Professional Services. The largest employers in the city are based in the state, with more than 50 percent of jobs coming from out of state. The biggest employers are located in the towns of Dyersville, Litchfield, and Vermilion. The most populous city is Southingon, which has a population of about 1,800 people. It is home to more than 2,000 businesses, including more than 100 colleges and universities. The top employers are based on their ability to attract and retain employees. In the town of 1,200 people, more than half of the jobs are located outside of the town. The majority of the city's businesses are based outside of town, with the majority of them located in nearby towns.

Revitalization

Southington has taken the initiative to spur its own revitalization. In 2002, the town completed the downtown renaissance project. The linear trail was built over the town's old rail line which had ceased operation several years earlier. Dubbed the Farmington Canal Greenway, when completed it will stretch from New Haven, Connecticut, to Northampton, Massachusetts. Eventually the trail will connect with the Cheshire-to-New Haven route. The second phase of construction on the trail, which officially opened in 2011, redeveloped the old train line from Plantsville center to Cheshire town line. The town water department, which built a new facility on West Queen Street in 2002, demolished its former facility located between Mill and High streets in June 2008 and developed the land into a landscaped park, along with a continuation of the sidewalks, iron fences and decorative lamp posts. The project has brought landscaping, iron benches, and intersections of brick pavers where the trail crosses roads. This is seen as a major link for the further revitalization of downtown Southington and Plantsville. The old water facility abuts the linear walking trail which opened to the public in the summer of 2003. In 2005, Meridian Development Partners of New York City purchased the land with plans to transform the former factory site into homes and retail space. Demolition of the factory began in October 2014. It will be replaced by a new housing development. The new development is expected to be completed by the end of 2015.

Lake Compounce

Lake Compounce is partly in Southington, and Bristol. Founded in 1846, it is the oldest amusement park in the US. It is located on the banks of the Ohio River, near the town of Bristol. The park is open to the public on weekends and holidays. It has more than 1,000 rides and attractions, including an indoor water park and a water slide. It also has a theme park, which is open on weekdays, and an outdoor water park on Saturday and Sunday. It was built in the early 1800s, and is located in Bristol, Connecticut. It's also open on weekends, and has a water park, as well as an outdoor amusement park, on the grounds of the same name, in Bristol. It opened on July 1, 1846.

Schools

Southington has eight public elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school. It also has an alternative school for children in grades 812 called ALTA. Approximately 6,500 students are enrolled in Southington public schools, making it one of the larger districts in the state of Connecticut. 90% of graduates attend post-secondary education in the town. Three elementary schools have been completed, and a new building and second cafeteria has been added to the high school campus. Voters recently approved expansion and renovations to two other elementary schools (with one to be demolished and rebuilt), as well as to the two middle school. The town also has two parochial schools; one is pre-kindergarten through eighth and the other, Central Christian Academy, isPre-K5 through twelfth. It is home to the New England Baptist College, a private college for women and their children, which was founded in the early 1900s. It was the first college of its kind in the U.S. in the mid-20th century. The college is located on the banks of the Connecticut River, near the town of New Haven. It has a campus that is open to the public and offers a variety of programs for women, children, and the elderly. It's also home to a number of private schools, including St. Thomas School, Saint Dominic School, and St. Patrick's School. The school district also has a private daycare center for children and their parents.

Transportation

CTfastrak, Connecticut's first bus rapid transit corridor, opened on March 28, 2015. It provides a separated right-of-way between Hartford and New Britain. Express bus services travel between downtown Hartford and Waterbury, with service to Southington, with its free park-and-ride located at the corner of South Main and Mulberry streets. The Metro-North Railroad provides service to Bridgeport and ultimately Stamford and New York City. The town is home to several highways, including Interstate 84, also known as The Yankee Expressway, and Interstate 691. It is also the location of the U.S. Postal Service's first post office, which opened on November 1, 1913. The post office is located on South Main Street, near the intersection of Mulberry and Main streets. It has been closed since the mid-1970s, when it was converted into a post office. It was reopened in the early 1980s, and the post office opened again in the late 1990s. The city is also home to the Connecticut State Museum, which is located in the town's downtown area. The museum is open to the public, and has a free park and ride for the public to use. It also has a museum collection, which includes a large collection of American Civil War-era artifacts, including the "Southington Memorial" and "The Yankee Express" from the early 1900s. There is also a museum of American history, which dates back to the 18th century.

Air Quality, Water Quality, Superfund Sites & UV Index

The Air Quality index is in Southington, Hartford County, Connecticut = 17.8. These Air Quality index is based on annual reports from the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The number of ozone alert days is used as an indicator of air quality, as are the amounts of seven pollutants including particulates, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, lead, and volatile organic chemicals. The Water Quality Index is 52. A measure of the quality of an area’s water supply as rated by the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The EPA has a complex method of measuring the watershed quality, using 15 indicators such as pollutants, turbidity, sediments, and toxic discharges. The Superfund Sites Index is 11. Higher is better (100=best). Based upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts. The UV Index in Southington = 3.3 and is a measure of an area's exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays. This is most often a combination of sunny weather, altitude, and latitude. The UV Index has been defined by the WHO (www.who.int/news-room/questions-and-answers/item/radiation-the-ultraviolet-(uv)-index) and is uniform worldwide.

Employed

The most recent city population of 43,501 individuals with a median age of 41.7 age the population grows by 6.67% in Southington, Hartford County, Connecticut population since 2000 and are distributed over a density of 1,212 residents per square mile of area (468.1/km²). There are average 2.56 people per household in the 16,322 households with an average household income of $75,881 a year. The unemployment rate in Alabama is 7.30% of the available work force and has dropped -3.68% over the most recent 12-month period and the projected change in job supply over the next decade based on migration patterns, economic growth, and other factors will increase by 25.34%. The number of physicians in Southington per 100,000 population = 291.3.

Weather

The annual rainfall in Southington = 54.9 inches and the annual snowfall = 55.7 inches. The annual number of days with measurable precipitation (over .01 inch) = 135. The average number of days per year that are predominantly sunny = 191. 87 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily high temperature for the month of July and 20.7 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily low temperature for the month of January. The Comfort Index (higher=better) is 52, where higher values mean a more pleasant climate. The Comfort Index measure recognizes that humidity by itself isn't the problem. (Have you noticed nobody ever complains about the weather being 'cold and humid?) It's in the summertime that we notice the humidity the most, when it's hot and muggy. Our Comfort Index uses a combination of afternoon summer temperature and humidity to closely predict the effect that the humidity will have on people.

Median Home Cost

The percentage of housing units in Southington, Hartford County, Connecticut which are owned by the occupant = 79.28%. A housing unit is a house, apartment, mobile home, or room occupied as separate living quarters. The average age of homes = 36 years with median home cost = $238,790 and home appreciation of 0.36%. This is the value of the years most recent home sales data. Its important to note that this is not the average (or arithmetic mean). The median home price is the middle value when you arrange all the sales prices of homes from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average, because the median is not changed as much by a few unusually high or low values. The property tax rate of $19.40 shown here is the rate per $1,000 of home value. If for simplification for example the tax rate is $14.00 and the home value is $250,000, the property tax would be $14.00 x ($250,000/1000), or $3500. This is the 'effective' tax rate.

Study

The local school district spends $7,631 per student. There are 15.7 students for each teacher in the school, 340 students for each Librarian and 332 students for each Counselor. 8.19% of the area’s population over the age of 25 with an Associate Degree or other 2-year college degree, 17.64% with a master’s degree, Ph.D. or other advanced college degree and 9.81% with high school diplomas or high school equivalency degrees (GEDs).

  • Southington's population in Hartford County, Connecticut of 5,890 residents in 1900 has increased 7,39-fold to 43,501 residents after 120 years, according to the official 2020 census.

    Approximately 51.40% female residents and 48.60% male residents live in Southington, Hartford County, Connecticut.

    As of 2020 in Southington, Hartford County, Connecticut are married and the remaining 35.34% are single population.

  • 23.5 minutes is the average time that residents in Southington require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    88.29% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 6.56% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 0.36% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 1.92% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Southington, Hartford County, Connecticut, 79.28% are owner-occupied homes, another 17.57% are rented apartments, and the remaining 3.15% are vacant.

  • The 54.99% of the population in Southington, Hartford County, Connecticut who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

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