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Area Code 203 Detailed Profile

Area Code 203 Summary
Area code 203 is assigned to Connecticut
Latitude: 41.324707
Longitude: -73.178852
Population: 1,664,818
Area: 1317.45 sq. miles
Land: 1298.71 sq. miles
Water: 18.74 sq. miles
Population Density: 1,281.90 people per sq. mile
Elevation: 42.1 feet above sea level
Time Zone: Eastern (GMT -5)
Daylight Savings: Yes
Area Code 203 Zip Codes
Cities with population over 100,000
Bridgeport (139,505)
New Haven (123,508)
Stamford (116,898)
Waterbury (107,248)
Cities with population over 50,000
Danbury (74,453)
Hamden (56,856)
Meriden (58,244)
Milford (52,305)
Norwalk (82,944)
West Haven (52,360)
Towns with population under 50,000
Ansonia (18,554)
Beacon Falls (5,226)
Bethany (5,040)
Bethel (18,015)
Bethlehem (3,571)
Branford (28,670)
Brookfield (16,111)
Cheshire (28,570)
Cos Cob (6,751)
Darien (19,607)
Derby (12,391)
East Haven (28,166)
Easton (7,272)
Greenwich (39,719)
Guilford (21,366)
Madison (17,858)
Middlebury (6,775)
Monroe (19,247)
Naugatuck (30,734)
New Canaan (19,402)
New Fairfield (13,951)
Newtown (14,709)
North Branford (7,648)
North Haven (23,234)
Northford (6,303)
Old Greenwich (7,092)
Orange (13,233)
Oxford (9,823)
Prospect (8,660)
Redding (8,223)
Ridgefield (23,686)
Riverside (7,724)
Roxbury (2,058)
Sandy Hook (10,322)
Seymour (15,452)
Shelton (38,101)
Sherman (3,939)
Southbury (18,567)
Stratford (49,976)
Trumbull (34,267)
Wallingford (43,025)
West Hartland (577)
Weston (10,037)
Westport (25,807)
Wilton (17,637)
Wolcott (15,209)
Woodbridge (8,983)
Woodbury (9,209)

Area Code 203 Demographics

Area Code 203 Gender Distribution

Gender Distribution
GenderNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Male802,46048.20 %48.45 %49.04 %
Female862,35851.80 %51.55 %50.96 %
Males / Female0.93-0.940.96
Total Population1,664,818100.00 %--
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Area Code 203 Age Distribution

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Age Distribution
Age GroupNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Under 5 years113,8646.84 %6.55 %6.83 %
5 to 9 years122,2537.34 %7.17 %7.31 %
10 to 14 years118,0847.09 %7.11 %7.30 %
15 to 19 years101,9286.12 %6.34 %7.20 %
20 to 24 years89,8435.40 %5.51 %6.75 %
25 to 34 years225,78813.56 %13.31 %14.17 %
35 to 44 years282,24316.95 %17.07 %16.01 %
45 to 54 years231,60613.91 %14.13 %13.37 %
55 to 59 years85,8085.15 %5.20 %4.79 %
60 to 64 years64,2603.86 %3.87 %3.84 %
65 to 74 years112,8656.78 %6.79 %6.53 %
75 to 84 years85,0605.11 %5.10 %4.38 %
85 years and over31,2161.88 %1.87 %1.50 %
Age StatisticsNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Median age (years)37.6-38.537.7
18 years and over1,246,76174.89 %75.27 %74.27 %
Male
588,19635.33 %35.78 %35.85 %
Female
658,56539.56 %39.49 %38.42 %
21 years and over1,190,28871.50 %71.66 %69.92 %
62 years and over265,73815.96 %15.98 %14.65 %
65 years and over229,14113.76 %13.76 %12.42 %
Male
92,1765.54 %5.56 %5.12 %
Female
136,9658.23 %8.20 %7.30 %
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Area Code 203 Racial Profile

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Racial Profile Chart
RaceNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
One race1,625,48997.64 %97.78 %97.55 %
White
1,314,77378.97 %81.41 %75.21 %
Black or African American
181,04010.87 %9.24 %12.26 %
American Indian and Alaska Native
3,7660.23 %0.29 %0.87 %
Asian
46,8972.82 %2.42 %3.59 %
Asian Indian
13,7390.83 %0.70 %0.59 %
Chinese
11,2780.68 %0.56 %0.85 %
Filipino
4,0360.24 %0.23 %0.65 %
Japanese
3,1910.19 %0.12 %0.28 %
Korean
3,8640.23 %0.21 %0.38 %
Vietnamese
3,4340.21 %0.22 %0.39 %
Other Asian
7,3550.44 %0.39 %0.45 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
6480.04 %0.04 %0.14 %
Native Hawaiian
1610.01 %0.01 %0.05 %
Guamanian or Chamorro
1420.01 %0.01 %0.02 %
Samoan
1390.01 %0.01 %0.03 %
Other Pacific Islander
2060.01 %0.01 %0.04 %
Some other race
78,3654.71 %4.39 %5.48 %
Hispanic StatisticsNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)186,83811.22 %9.53 %13.70 %
Mexican
16,1820.97 %0.70 %7.24 %
Puerto Rican
100,7786.05 %5.79 %2.46 %
Cuban
4,1540.25 %0.21 %0.44 %
Other Hispanic or Latino
65,7243.95 %2.83 %3.55 %
Not Hispanic or Latino1,477,98088.78 %90.47 %86.30 %
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Area Code 203 Social Profile

Area Code 203 School Enrollment

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School Enrollment Chart
School EnrollmentNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school446,316100.00 %--
Nursery school, preschool
35,0877.86 %7.28 %6.47 %
Kindergarten
24,6965.53 %5.41 %5.43 %
Elementary school (grades 1-8)
198,81944.55 %44.18 %43.92 %
High school (grades 9-12)
92,43220.71 %20.93 %21.38 %
College or graduate school
95,28221.35 %22.20 %22.81 %
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Area Code 203 Education Level

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Education Level Chart
Education LevelNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Population 25 years and over1,121,150100.00 %--
Less than 9th grade
69,2986.18 %5.84 %7.55 %
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
115,48210.30 %10.31 %12.05 %
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
305,51927.25 %28.62 %28.63 %
High school or higher
936,37083.52 %83.86 %80.40 %
Some college, no degree
188,80716.84 %17.59 %21.05 %
Associate degree
67,3356.01 %6.59 %6.32 %
Bachelor's degree
212,98719.00 %17.96 %15.54 %
Bachelor's degree or higher
374,70933.42 %31.06 %24.40 %
Graduate or professional degree
161,72214.42 %13.09 %8.86 %
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Area Code 203 Ancestry Distribution

Ancestry Distribution
AncestryNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Total ancestries reported1,925,716100.00 %--
Arab8,7370.45 %0.37 %0.42 %
Czech10,3620.54 %0.51 %0.59 %
Danish6,4950.34 %0.34 %0.50 %
Dutch13,4760.70 %0.70 %1.58 %
English144,7287.52 %8.69 %8.53 %
French (except Basque)58,8703.06 %5.39 %2.90 %
French Canadian27,1901.41 %2.76 %0.85 %
German158,3708.22 %8.36 %14.93 %
Greek15,0530.78 %0.68 %0.40 %
Hungarian26,3971.37 %0.96 %0.49 %
Irish268,07213.92 %14.02 %10.65 %
Italian352,61218.31 %15.82 %5.47 %
Lithuanian13,6550.71 %0.80 %0.23 %
Norwegian10,5600.55 %0.54 %1.56 %
Polish112,7715.86 %7.12 %3.12 %
Portuguese23,6731.23 %1.12 %0.41 %
Russian37,1611.93 %1.64 %0.92 %
Scotch-Irish17,4630.91 %0.99 %1.50 %
Scottish28,6791.49 %1.66 %1.70 %
Slovak16,4430.85 %0.57 %0.28 %
Subsaharan African10,4870.54 %0.47 %0.62 %
Swedish24,9031.29 %1.62 %1.39 %
Swiss4,4850.23 %0.24 %0.32 %
Ukrainian11,1020.58 %0.58 %0.31 %
United States or American50,4892.62 %2.76 %7.18 %
Welsh7,1460.37 %0.39 %0.61 %
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)28,2371.47 %1.34 %0.65 %
Other ancestries438,10022.75 %19.55 %31.89 %
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Area Code 203 Economy

Area Code 203 Employment

GroupNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Population 16 years and over1,289,663100.00 %--
Males 16 years and over
609,87347.29 %47.61 %48.32 %
Females 16 years and over
679,79052.71 %52.39 %51.68 %
In labor force
850,06765.91 %66.61 %63.63 %
Males in labor force
447,49652.64 %52.42 %53.52 %
Females in labor force
402,57147.36 %47.58 %46.48 %
Civilian labor force
849,64765.88 %66.30 %63.10 %
Employed
805,30762.44 %62.82 %59.39 %
Unemployed
44,3403.44 %3.47 %3.71 %
Unemployment level
-5.22 %5.22 %5.84 %
Armed Forces
4200.03 %0.31 %0.53 %
Not in labor force
439,59634.09 %33.39 %36.37 %
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Employment Type Chart
Employment TypeNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Private wage and salary workers652,10780.98 %79.93 %78.40 %
Government workers95,67711.88 %13.36 %14.66 %
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business55,7736.93 %6.49 %6.64 %
Unpaid family workers1,7500.22 %0.22 %0.31 %
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Area Code 203 Occupations

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Occupation Chart
OccupationNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Management, professional, and related occupations322,71640.07 %38.90 %33.60 %
Service occupations110,56713.73 %14.35 %14.87 %
Sales and office occupations214,23926.60 %26.44 %26.70 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations1,0440.13 %0.21 %0.74 %
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations63,9697.94 %8.03 %9.47 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations92,77211.52 %12.07 %14.63 %
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Area Code 203 Employment by Industry

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Industry Chart
IndustryNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining2,1920.27 %0.45 %1.87 %
Construction48,9716.08 %6.02 %6.80 %
Manufacturing118,24214.68 %14.90 %14.09 %
Wholesale trade26,8533.33 %3.19 %3.60 %
Retail trade90,01411.18 %11.16 %11.73 %
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities30,0423.73 %3.91 %5.19 %
Information32,6664.06 %3.29 %3.08 %
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing74,3579.23 %9.76 %6.87 %
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services93,23311.58 %10.02 %9.28 %
Educational, health and social services176,98021.98 %22.04 %19.92 %
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services46,7425.80 %6.72 %7.86 %
Other services (except public administration)38,2364.75 %4.48 %4.88 %
Public administration26,7793.33 %4.07 %4.83 %
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Area Code 203 Income

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Household Income Chart
Household IncomeNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Households629,424100.00 %1,281,811106,788,273
Less than $10,000
46,8057.44 %7.11 %9.86 %
$10,000 to $14,999
31,2854.97 %5.01 %6.40 %
$15,000 to $24,999
59,3099.42 %9.74 %12.89 %
$25,000 to $34,999
59,9959.53 %10.11 %12.79 %
$35,000 to $49,999
86,85813.80 %14.51 %16.44 %
$50,000 to $74,999
120,56919.16 %20.45 %19.30 %
$75,000 to $99,999
80,35212.77 %13.26 %10.14 %
$100,000 to $149,999
75,91412.06 %11.59 %7.65 %
$150,000 to $199,999
27,3694.35 %3.64 %2.18 %
$200,000 or more
40,9686.51 %4.58 %2.35 %
Median household income (dollars)$66,717.41-$61,183.97$39,349.33
Average household size2.58-2.562.58
Average income per member of household$25,840.43-$23,943.95$15,252.86
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Area Code 203 Commute

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Commute Chart
TypeNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Workers 16 years and over789,698100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
613,17177.65 %80.05 %75.65 %
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
77,0259.75 %9.47 %12.23 %
Public transportation (including taxicab)
44,1525.59 %3.93 %4.73 %
Walked
21,6552.74 %2.72 %2.94 %
Other means
6,1400.78 %0.74 %1.20 %
Worked at home
27,5553.49 %3.09 %3.25 %
Mean travel time to work (minutes)26.7528 minutes-25.5 minutes26.3 minutes
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Area Code 203 Housing

Area Code 203 Occupancy

Housing OccupancyNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units665,798100.00 %1,364,967117,282,697
Occupied housing units
628,99194.47 %93.87 %91.00 %
Owner-occupied housing units
413,74962.14 %62.48 %60.30 %
Renter-occupied housing units
215,24232.33 %31.39 %30.70 %
Vacant housing units
36,8075.53 %6.13 %9.00 %
For seasonal or occasional use
7,1351.07 %1.70 %3.06 %
Homeowner vacancy rate1.41 %-1.27 %2.21 %
Rental vacancy rate4.41 %-4.36 %7.86 %
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.69-2.662.62
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.22-2.172.45
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Area Code 203 Structures

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Structures Chart
Structure TypeNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units665,817100.00 %--
1-unit, detached
371,02955.73 %58.62 %60.37 %
1-unit, attached
37,9505.70 %5.14 %5.68 %
2 units
62,7449.42 %8.64 %4.29 %
3 or 4 units
67,58210.15 %9.25 %4.72 %
5 to 9 units
35,4225.32 %5.60 %4.66 %
10 to 19 units
25,7783.87 %3.84 %3.99 %
20 or more units
62,0469.32 %8.01 %8.59 %
Mobile home
3,1330.47 %0.85 %7.49 %
Boat, RV, van, etc.
1330.02 %0.04 %0.22 %
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Area Code 203 Rooms

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Rooms Chart
Rooms per residence unitNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units665,817100.00 %--
1 room
12,7901.92 %1.65 %2.21 %
2 rooms
28,1554.23 %3.90 %4.88 %
3 rooms
57,9718.71 %8.54 %10.06 %
4 rooms
98,30914.77 %14.67 %15.95 %
5 rooms
127,59919.16 %19.73 %20.92 %
6 rooms
114,27017.16 %18.34 %18.39 %
7 rooms
85,25412.80 %13.56 %11.98 %
8 rooms
66,91510.05 %10.00 %7.99 %
9 or more rooms
74,55411.20 %9.62 %7.63 %
Median (rooms)5.9-5.95.5
Occupants per roomNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Occupied housing units628,984100.00 %--
1.00 or less
608,31696.71 %91.25 %85.63 %
1.01 to 1.50
13,2192.10 %1.69 %2.83 %
1.51 or more
7,4491.18 %0.92 %2.54 %
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Area Code 203 Household Heating

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Household Heating Pie Chart
Household heating fuel typeNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Utility gas200,09530.05 %27.01 %46.07 %
Bottled, tank, or LP gas13,1291.97 %2.26 %5.96 %
Electricity95,84514.40 %13.88 %27.62 %
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.313,82847.13 %49.23 %8.06 %
Coal or coke4020.06 %0.10 %0.12 %
Wood2,5010.38 %0.87 %1.51 %
Solar energy1420.02 %0.02 %0.05 %
Other fuel1,9530.29 %0.33 %0.35 %
No fuel used1,0890.16 %0.17 %1.25 %
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Area Code 203 Property Value

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Property Pie Chart
Property TypeNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Specified owner-occupied units340,617100.00 %--
Less than $50,000
3,1790.93 %0.84 %10.14 %
$50,000 to $99,999
31,0099.10 %11.94 %30.62 %
$100,000 to $149,999
73,55421.59 %29.67 %23.60 %
$150,000 to $199,999
65,67519.28 %21.71 %14.50 %
$200,000 to $299,999
71,54721.01 %18.62 %11.81 %
$300,000 to $499,999
52,80715.50 %10.41 %6.42 %
$500,000 to $999,999
30,5218.96 %4.98 %2.34 %
$1,000,000 or more
12,3253.62 %1.84 %0.56 %
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Area Code 203 Mortgage Status

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Mortgage Payment Pie Chart
Mortgage paymentsNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
With a mortgage244,28671.72 %71.45 %69.56 %
Less than $300
1170.03 %0.04 %0.50 %
$300 to $499
1,4640.43 %0.66 %3.97 %
$500 to $699
6,4581.90 %2.80 %8.97 %
$700 to $999
26,1207.67 %9.97 %17.28 %
$1,000 to $1,499
78,77223.13 %26.62 %20.91 %
$1,500 to $1,999
57,83316.98 %16.36 %9.93 %
$2,000 or more
73,52221.58 %14.99 %7.99 %
Not mortgaged96,33128.28 %28.55 %30.44 %
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Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Mortgage payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent105,03330.84 %31.86 %36.58 %
15 to 19 percent56,71516.65 %17.76 %17.40 %
20 to 24 percent49,38714.50 %15.16 %13.85 %
25 to 29 percent36,93410.84 %10.80 %9.40 %
30 to 34 percent24,5677.21 %6.89 %6.01 %
35 percent or more66,06419.40 %17.02 %15.91 %
Not computed1,9170.56 %0.50 %0.85 %
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Area Code 203 Rent Status

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Rent Payment Pie Chart
Rent payment amountNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Specified renter-occupied units214,252100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Less than $200
11,4405.34 %5.24 %5.40 %
$200 to $299
9,0784.24 %4.38 %5.26 %
$300 to $499
23,39910.92 %12.89 %22.00 %
$500 to $749
67,40631.46 %35.82 %33.46 %
$750 to $999
51,28323.94 %22.76 %17.03 %
$1,000 to $1,499
30,95914.45 %11.00 %8.60 %
$1,500 or more
12,8566.00 %3.72 %2.89 %
No cash rent
7,8313.66 %4.17 %5.35 %
Median (dollars)77,67836.26 %46.55 %44.00 %
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Rent Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Rent payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent37,27317.40 %18.45 %18.07 %
15 to 19 percent31,03314.48 %14.81 %14.26 %
20 to 24 percent26,43112.34 %12.75 %12.73 %
25 to 29 percent23,40010.92 %11.01 %10.37 %
30 to 34 percent16,3347.62 %7.53 %7.32 %
35 percent or more66,49031.03 %29.00 %29.47 %
Not computed13,2916.20 %6.46 %7.77 %

Area Code 203 Vehicle Usage

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Vehicle Usage Pie Chart
Vehicles per householdNumberPercentConnecticut Avg.National Avg.
None66,2609.95 %9.07 %9.57 %
1211,21931.72 %31.19 %31.22 %
2248,72737.36 %38.06 %34.76 %
3 or more102,77815.44 %15.55 %15.45 %
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