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ZIP Code 20002

Primary City:Washington, DC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Ivy City|Northeast
County: District of Columbia
Timezone: Eastern (7:51pm)
Area code: 202 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.91, -76.98
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20002

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20002. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 20002. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20002, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Washington, DC

Stats and Demographics for the 20002 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20002 is located in east District of Columbia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 20002 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20002 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 52,370
Population Density 9,961 people per sq mi
Housing Units 26,166
Median Home Value $428,500
Land Area 5.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 22,973
Median Household Income $65,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5651,1451,1251,3982,1612,6162,4112,0221,8391,9371,8721,5771,206803476326238179
Female1,5441,1441,0231,4342,7883,1892,7322,0341,7621,8771,8421,5981,351878671544464599
Total3,1092,2892,1482,8324,9495,8055,1434,0563,6013,8143,7143,1752,5571,6811,147870702778

Gender

 Male 24,896 48%
 Female 27,474 52%
Gender

Race

 White 16,663 31.8%
 Black Or African American 32,477 62.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 187 0.4%
 Asian 906 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 32 0.1%
 Other Race 817 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,288 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner861,5972,3181,9191,8741,079737409
Renter1,1183,7082,1822,4851,834920499208
Total1,2045,3054,5004,4043,7081,9991,236617

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,796 21%
 Single Guardian 5,549 24%
 Singles 9,239 40%
 Singles With Roommate 3,389 15%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 17,956 78%
 Households with Kids 5,017 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male324302303281249217242231206235215225241209266264259290319328
Female316307298247251241229205218205201202189226253286282281332375
Total640609601528500458471436424440416427430435519550541571651703

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 20002 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 20002 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 20002 real estate data, the median home value of $428,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 20002. Rentals in 20002 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 20002 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 50,301 96.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 106 0.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 19 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 117 0.2%
 Other Institutional 55 0.1%
 College Student Housing 1,131 2.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 641 1.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,305 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,714 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 12,954 50%
 Households Vacant 3,193 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,438 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 79 2%
 For Sale Only 480 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 97 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 146 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 953 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 627 5%
 1 Bedroom 6,003 46%
 2 Bedroom 3,926 30%
 3+ Bedroom 2,627 20%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $65,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 20002 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 20002 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 20002 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 20002. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 22,805 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,155 23%
 No Earnings 14,252 30%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 22,805 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,155 23%
 No Earnings 14,252 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,602 42.8%
 Public transportation 10,896 37.0%
 Taxicab 21 0.1%
 Motorcycle 114 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4,880 16.6%
 Worked at Home 933 3.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,869 15%
 High School Graduate 6,835 35%
 Associate's degree 502 3%
 Bachelor's degree 4,786 24%
 Master's degree 2,896 15%
 Professional school degree 1,172 6%
 Doctorate degree 629 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,746 79.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,035 14.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 427 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 20002

ZIP Code 20002 is in the Options Public Charter Schools. There are 34 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 20002.

Options Pcs
1375 East St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Options Public Charter Schools
Prospect Lc
920 F St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Consolidated Headstart
823 North Capitol St
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Spingarn Stay
2500 Benning Rd NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Tuition Grant Dcps Non Public
1200 First St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Residential Schools
1200 First St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Lashawn Dcps Non Public
1200 First St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Child and Family Services
1200 First St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Kipp DC Connect Academy
3047 15th St NW
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kipp Academy Public Charter Schools
Kipp DC Spring Academy
3047 15th St NW
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kipp Academy Public Charter Schools
Friendship Pcs Blow Pierce
725 19th St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Friendship Public Charter Schools
Ideal Academy Pcs North Capitol Street Campus Elementary School
6130 North Capitol St NW
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ideal Academy Public Charter Schools
Miner Elementary School
601 15th St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Maury Elementary School
1250 Constitution Ave NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Ludlow Taylor Elementary School
659 G St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
J O Wilson Elementary School
660 K St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Wheatley Ec
1299 Neal St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Eliot Hine Jhs
1830 Constitution Ave NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Browne Ec
850 26th St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Peabody Es Capital Hill Cluster
425 C St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Stuart Hobson Ms
410 East St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Langley Ec
101 T St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Capitol Hill Montessori School at Logan
215 G St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
School Within School at Logan Annex
215 G St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Two Rivers Pcs Elementary School
1227 4th St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Two Rivers Public Charter Schools
Two Rivers Pcs Middle School
1234 4th St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Two Rivers Public Charter Schools
Appletree Early Learning Center Pcs Oklahoma
320 21st St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Appletree Early Learning Center Public Charter Schools
Center City Trinidad Campus Pcs
1217 West Virginia Ave NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Center City Public Charter Schools
Washington Math Science Tech Pcs
1920 Bladenshurg Rd NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Washington Math Science Public Charter Schools
Spingarn Shs
2500 Benning Rd NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Mckinley Technology High School
151 T St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Phelps Architecture Construction & Engineering High School
704 26th St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Advanced Path Academy
1200 1st St NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools
Model Secondary School for the Deaf
800 Florida Ave NE
Washington, DC 20002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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