Sharon strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Connecticut):
College Educated Adults
Comparing Sharon to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Connecticut (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||30 miles NW of Bristol, Connecticut (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||83 miles N of New York, New York|
|Standard Zip Codes||06069|
|Phone Area Codes||860|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||12 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||34 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||42.5 inches|
|Station||NORFOLK 2 SW|
|Jan Temp||12 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 53 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 57 F|
|Annual Precip||53.8 inches|
|Station||GREAT BARRINGTON 5 SW|
|Jan Temp||11 to 32 F|
|Apr Temp||32 to 56 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||34 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||47.9 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.87|
|American Indian & Alaskan||13||0.4%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||58||2%|
|Est. 2005 Population||3,052|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||6%|
|French (except Basque)||3.1%|
According to the US Postal Service, Sharon, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Sharon Valley (06069)
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50 HOSPITAL HILL ROAD, PO BOX 789
Emergency Service: Yes
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