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ZIP Code 20005

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Primary City:Washington, DC (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Downtown
County: District of Columbia
Timezone: America/New_York (12:23am)
Area code: 202 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.90, -77.03
ZIP (~1300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 20005

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Primary city:
Washington, DC

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

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


 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%

Head of Household by Age

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

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

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

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

Year Housing was Built

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

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio 1,986 33%
 1 bedroom 2,837 47%
 2 bedrooms 839 14%
 3 or more bedrooms 327 5%
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 or More Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,782 67%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,009 17%
 No Earnings 1,803 16%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,225 24.2%
 Public transportation 2,293 24.9%
 Taxicab 21 0.2%
 Motorcycle 9 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4,320 46.9%
 Worked at Home 334 3.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 563 9%
 High School Graduate 931 15%
 Associate's degree 266 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,663 27%
 Master's degree 1,515 24%
 Professional school degree 904 14%
 Doctorate degree 416 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 158 81.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 34 17.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 1.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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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