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Zip Type: Standard
Neighborhood: Downtown
County: District of Columbia
Timezone: America/New_York
Current Time: 10:28pm
Area code: 202 (Area Code Map)
Location accuracy:ZIP
~1300 yard radius

Cities in ZIP code 20005

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 20005. 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 20005. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 20005, 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

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Stats and Demographics for the 20005 ZIP Code

ZIP code 20005 is located in 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 20005 are primarily white. The percentage of young adults, adults, middle aged, and seniors in this area are slightly larger than average, extremely large, extremely small, and small, respectively. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 20005 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

The majority of household are rented. Among all households, ZIP code 20005 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

Population 12,775
Population Density 29,979 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,218
Land Area 0.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,316

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,494 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 76 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 55 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 150 1.2%
Housing Type

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,827 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 148 2%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,341 69%
 Households Vacant 902 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 447 49.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 31 3.4%
 For Sale Only 66 7.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 216 23.9%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 132 14.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,041 13%
 Single Guardian 378 5%
 Singles 5,425 65%
 Singles With Roommate 1,472 18%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,879 95%
 Households with Kids 437 5%
Households with Kids

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Children by Age



 Male 7,000 55%
 Female 5,775 45%


 White 8,123 63.6%
 Black Or African American 1,998 15.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.3%
 Asian 1,049 8.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 23 0.2%
 Other Race 1,101 8.6%
 Two Or More Races 444 3.5%

Schools in ZIP Code 20005

Community Academy Butler Bilingual
5 Thomas Circle NW
Washington, DC 20005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Community Academy Public Charter Schools
Thomson Elementary School
1200 L St NW
Washington, DC 20005
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: District of Columbia Public Schools

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